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Depression Treatment Centers Services

Written on: September 16th, 2008 By:

Your day will be full. You will attend daily twelve step meetings of Depression Anonymous, daily therapy group session with other clients with similar problems. You will have homework to complete which helps process the move towards happiness. You will have twice weekly individual therapy sessions with trained professionals, including at least one hour with our psychologist. You will have recreation including gym privileges every day. You will have acupuncture and full body massages at least once a week, at no additional fee. You will see movies and other multimedia activities to keep you from being bored. Again, you interrelationships with other housemates is always valuable, regardless of how shy you may be. It is busy, and for depressed people that is somewhat scary at first, but the progress you will feel will offset your lethargy.

The average length of treatment is about forty-five days. Some clients finish within the thirty-day first phase, while others require up to three months. There is no fixed time limit, though an initial thirty-day commitment is required.

• Intervention services

• Physical health evaluation

• Medically-supervised, social model and holistic detox options

• Medication to help with cravings, pain and sleep

• Continued physical care throughout recovery

• Psychological evaluation for dual diagnosis of problems such as depression and anxiety, which may be underlying causes that could leave to substance abuse

• Individual psychological treatment

• Individual counseling

• Family counseling

• Hypnotherapy

• Depression education

• Health and wellness education

• Denial management

• Relapse prevention

• Anger management

• Acupuncture for pain management, stress reduction and decreased cravings

• Detoxification massage therapy

• Meditation for stress reduction, a calmer mind, reduced cravings and clarity

• Fitness sessions at gym (24-Hour Fitness)

• Integration of 12-step principles and Narcotics Anonymous meetings

• Structure, guidance and practice for long-term sobriety

These options were available at SouthCoast Recovery “a popular Drug Rehab center in California”.


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