Loved One Left for Treatment

Posted on April 22nd by Susanne | 2 comments

Make the re-entry into life for the addict smooth. If possible pick him up in person from the treatment center, take him home to some good food and let him talk if he wants to. He got discharge instructions from the treatment center and might have informed you already. There might be Intensive Outpatient Treatment to follow, or maybe just regular visits with a Therapist and 12-step meetings. Encourage the newly sober one to follow these instructions, but don't scare him or distrust him right from the beginning. [READ MORE]