The circumstances leading to a parent’s decision to enroll a child in a drug addiction rehab program are often harrowing, stressful, and heartbreaking. For many, so much focus is placed on the behaviors and events preceding treatment that the first days of treatment seem to approach suddenly. It’s normal to be unsure and worried as your child begins drug addiction counseling, especially if that counseling is occurring in a residential rehabilitation facility. The best way to cope with that nervousness is to educate yourself about what can be expected from drug rehab programs.
Essentially, there are three stages to drug addiction rehab: withdrawal, counseling, and aftercare. Here, we