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Rehab Treatment Programme

Any form of substance dependency needs to be treated with a well-structured rehab programme that is all-encompassing and supports the individual client with the best professional recovery program possible.

Step Away - Drug, alcohol and addiction treatment and rehabilitation centre - treats male and female adults over the age of 18 years.

Step Away Treatment Centre is one of very few rehabilitation centres in Port Elizabeth to treat female alcohol and drug abuse patients.

We have a holistic approach to alcohol and drug abuse treatment, addressing the client's mental, physical and spiritual needs. When more than one substance addiction is identified it is dealt with concurrently with the substance dependency.

Our alcoholism treatment program and drug addiction treatment program includes the services of an experienced psychiatrist, medical doctor, drug counseling psychologist, nursing sister, drug addiction and alcohol dependency recovery counselor, social worker, dietician, and occupational therapist.

Contact Step Away Treatment Centre for further information on our addiction treatment programs.

Step Away - Port Elizabeth has one addiction treatment program on offer:

21 day treatment program

The 21-day alcohol and drug rehab program is intensive and focuses on the client who requires inpatient intervention and is specifically designed for those who need to return to work after a three week period.

Once you have completed our program, we will assess your overall progress. If we or yourself feel you may need to stay on for longer, your program will be extended.

For more information about our addiction treatment programme, please contact us.

 

How Occupational Therapy Helps with Addiction Recovery

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We have addressed the concept of dual-diagnosis, which points at the co-occurrence of mental health disorders and substance abuse.

People who experience this co-occurrence will face a very unique set challenges throughout the recovery process.

While recovery related therapy involves different therapies which facilitate recovery, occupational therapy in particular is an extremely important element.

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Managing stress during addiction recovery

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Recovering from addiction comes with many ups and downs, but the rewards of a sober life are truly immeasurable.

Choosing a sober life will bring as many blessings as it will challenges. The key is to keep your eye on the ball every step of the way and avoid anything and anyone who may trigger the desire to turn to drugs or alcohol.

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Sugar addiction – Just how addictive is sugar and what are the effects?

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Although there are several forms of food addiction, sugar addiction is by far the most common. To make matters worse, sugar is found in almost everything we eat.

The sad reality is that we are often unwittingly consuming high amounts of sugar every single day. This is because food manufacturers are using it as part of their ingredients, even in foods we don’t consider sweet.

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