Belfast Secondary Treatment information


There are many kinds and phases of liquor and alcohol treatments provided by care-takers. Frequently, a continuum of care benefits individuals struggling with addiction with graduated levels of structure and support. Somehow, the people who recover fast need only primary care which is inpatient treatment or rehab but for people who require a much longer support-system and extra recovery time needs sober living house (tertiary treatment). Secondary treatment is the additional treatment phase given by some rehab centres. The level of treatment (primary, secondary and tertiary) is contingent on the patient's needs, financial plans plus other aspects.


Primary treatment is the main phase of recuperation, comprising of inpatient treatment or recovery, starts with a careful appraisal and detox. When the person gets out from the addiction, he/she understands how these drugs and alcohol abuse create a negative impacts on their life and concentrated group discussions will also provide help to addicts. In the recovery phase, users get motivated, identify their issues related to addiction, and build up recovery methods.

In primary treatment, the most serious side is family involvement in the recovery phase.

  • Primary medical care establishes a firm support for lasting recovery
  • Your stay will vary in length from at least 30 days to 90 days
  • Secondary level is the stage that starts after the Primary treatment

The ongoing treatment gives the client the change to work with therapists who address psychological and emotional issues to allow a better understanding the behaviours that lead to addiction. This phase is helpful although it is less defined compared to primary medical care. It usually takes one to six months and is beneficial for individuals who require help learning to navigate daily life without substances.

This phase is a perilous time for some in recuperation and danger of backslide is high. After completion of their treatment, people begin to make their lives more accountable and responsible. The duration of secondary treatment is one to six months


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Move Back To A Sober Life In Belfast

Sober living houses can really help people with long-term needs and with support they gradually move back into their lives. During recovery, help of others as a support-system is a dangerous element. Sober living houses aren't always "houses", but may consist of apartment, condos, or even residential neighbourhoods of different houses. Residents pay for a room and their board and sometimes their own food.


The structure of sober living houses differ, but the aim is to provide a secure, peaceful atmosphere for continued recovery as individuals adjust to a new, sober lifestyle.


A Stay Will Be From 2 To 3 Months

Occupants of calm living houses are required to follow specific standards, regularly comprising of a check in time and cooperation in family errands. More personal responsibility is required for sober living homes than primary or secondary care. Residents are typically permitted to come and go during the day but are required to work or attend school. A negative result to a random drug test could have you back in rehab and you will be asked to leave the sober house.


Our treatment is different At Alcohol Rehab Belfast, confidential, in-patient treatment is followed by individual aftercare, in which each client is accompanied by a live-in therapist who travels with the client for a period of weeks or months - whatever is required to help the client settle into daily life and maintain a healthy routine that supports ongoing recovery. A period of time is required for this phase in which the client and therapist interact via phone Skype.