October 2015

Intervention: Guide to Helping a Loved One Get into Recovery
Rehabilitation for addictions – what does it mean?
Addiction rehabilitation means the medical or psychotherapeutic treatment for dependency on psychoactive substances such as alcohol, prescription drugs, and street drugs.
Addiction to a substance (alcohol, drugs) and other compulsive disorders such as gambling can wreak havoc on the person’s life. It affects all areas of the person – physical, mental, social (relationships), career, finance and spiritual.