Once you have been diagnosed with any kind of medical disease or syndrome, it is an adjustment. What is even harder are the medical conditions that require you to take medications regularly. Many people in the United States have some sort of chronic condition, and of those people, many of them may develop an addiction. Drug management encompasses a few aspects. At the moment, the U.S. is considered to be in the midst of an opioid epidemic. Drug overdose is a leading cause of accidental death in the U.S., in 2014, more than 28,000 people died from an opioid overdose.

Understanding how to properly manage any kind of drug regimen can be difficult, and our therapists understand the implications of all kinds of medicines and their impact on your day to day life. Our therapists specialize in addiction recovery along with drug management to you find balance. Many pharmaceuticals have health implications as well as psychological. Counseling is a vital part of drug management treatment for many people. Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) and other therapy approaches can help you recover from any kind of drug addiction.

Whether your management is related to prescription drugs or not, drugs have a physical and mental dependency. For many people, even after they detox, they are at high risk for relapse. Some psychological and social factors are often powerful stimuli for prescription drug management relapse:

  • Stress, especially unpredictable life stressors
  • Environmental factors, including the company one, keeps
  • Social networks, spending time with individuals who are not positively influencing remission.

All these factors combined can create an ongoing, nearly irresistible urge to use drugs or improperly continue with remission. Prescription drug management counseling helps addicts diminish cravings and learn to cope with life, without using drugs.

There are many therapy options. Group therapy allows you to be both challenged and supported by peers who are also going through drug rehab. Individual therapy can be helpful for those who have other mental health problems as well, i.e. depression, bipolar disorder. CBT teaches you how to recognize moods, thoughts, and situations that stimulate drug craving.

Contingency management therapy gives you to receive positive incentives for staying clean. Our therapists will help you confront your internal conflicts and find the root of your problems to break negative habits and patterns. A Lifeworks therapist will motivate you by finding things and people in your life that can be a support system as well. From the moment, you decide to enter a drug management therapy treatment program to the moment you have achieved remission, our therapist will work hand in hand with you.

Tailoring the best therapy for you is a crucial point in recovery as well as maintenance. The ultimate goal is for you to be able to use the proper resources to avoid relapse. The right drug management treatment plan is tailored to your drug management preference and level of dependence. Here at Lifeworks, we serve the community of Carrollton, Dallas, Plano, Frisco, and the surrounding cities. If you have any questions or would like to schedule a consultation, contact us today.

Program to the moment you have achieved remission, our therapist will work hand in hand with you.

Tailoring the best therapy for you is a crucial point in recovery as well as maintenance. The ultimate goal is for you to be able to use the proper resources to avoid relapse. The right drug management treatment plan is tailored to your drug management preference and level of dependence. Here at Lifeworks, we serve the community of Carrollton, Dallas, Plano, Frisco, and the surrounding cities. If you have any questions or would like to schedule a consultation, contact us today.