In the great state of New Jersey it is surprising to see just how many of the states residents are in need of treatment for drug and/or alcohol addictions. In 2010 the state of New Jersey had a high of 70,121 people entering into treatment programs for drug and/or alcohol addictions. According to a 2010 government report, Alcohol was the second most commonly used substance with need of treatment. With drugs and alcohol abuse at a record high in the state of New Jersey it is no surprise that there is such a high need for treatment facilities to assist the addict through the recovery process. Faith-based rehab programs in New Jersey are not only helping to treat the addiction but any and all effects it has has on the body, mind and soul through a variety of Christian recovery techniques.
Drug and Alcohol Addiction
Addiction is the physical and mental dependency on drugs and/or alcohol. The more drugs and alcohol are use the fast the body develops a tolerance require more and more of the substance to achieve the desired effects. This puts the user at risk of overdose, even death. As time goes on and the dependency on drugs and/or alcohol grows the addict will experience stronger cravings and painful withdrawal symptoms when abruptly stopping use of the drugs and or alcohol. Over time what the addict once looked at as their life will be gone, their health, social and work life will be something of the past and they only thing they will see is drugs and/or alcohol. Eventually their addiction will consume them whole. All addicts are face with two choices in their addiction, continue on with their addiction until it kills them or seek help and start the recovery process.
Help is Available at New Jersey Faith-Based Rehabs
If you are fighting an addiction with drugs and/or alcohol and are ready to start the recovery process a faith-based rehab program can help you. A faith-based rehab program will help you through your addiction with a variety of religious recovery techniques in combination with traditional treatment programs.
Some Aspects of a Faith-Based Rehab program
- Medical Detox
- Behavioral Modification therapy
- Group therapy with a Christian Counselor
- Individual therapy with a Christian Counselor
- Spiritual Guidance
- Daily meditation and prayer
- Weekly trips to a house of worship
All of the aspects of faith-based rehab programs are designed to help you heal your mind, body and soul from the affects of addiction. Do not wait any longer, start the recovery process today.