Struggling with addiction is a major hurdle in life. It is even more difficult when your spouse or another member of your family is battling addiction as well. You both need help. You both have come to the understanding that this problem is too big for you to take on by yourself. You’re ready to turn to professionals to lead the way out of the clutches of substance abuse. You want to know if you can go together.
Choosing the Same Recovery Center as a Spouse or Family Member is Possible
As you look at your options for treatment, you’ll find that there are programs that offer treatment for couples. If you are looking for treatment alongside a family member, that alternative is possible as well. There is strength in numbers. You can provide strength and support for each other as you face one of the biggest struggles of your life. The most important thing you need to remember is that you cannot be a crutch for one another. If issues with your spouse or loved one are going to create barriers, you should consider going to separate locations. Visitations may be possible to help you through this difficult time. However, you can go together if it will give you the motivation you need to get well.
You Will Have a Shoulder to Lean On
While compassionate staff members will surround you when you enter a recovery program, it is not the same as having a loved one by your side. Simply knowing a person you care about is in the same treatment center can do wonders for your outlook on life. You may not share the same room, but you will be able to see each other on a regular basis. You will have the confidence that comes from knowing that you are both going on this journey together. If either of you slip or fall, you will be there to pick each other up. You’ll be able to achieve the milestones of recovery together, cheering each other on, taking steps toward victory. You may not leave at the same time, depending on how you respond to therapy, but you will be more likely to succeed in your battle against addiction when you seek treatment together.
Hope is Waiting for You
Recovery is within reach for you and someone you love. Contact our representatives today at 800-411-8019. We are available seven days a week, any time. Day or night, all you need to do is pick up the phone. We’ll point you in the right direction. We’ll help you to find the right treatment program, opening the door to the possibility of treatment in the same recovery center. Our main goal is to give you guidance, support, and compassion as you embrace your potential for freedom from addiction.