What is a Long-Term Rehab Facility?

Long-term rehab centres offer extended substance misuse treatment compared to standard inpatient or outpatient programmes. Patients reside at the rehab centre, hence the term “long-term residential treatment.” The duration of treatment varies, typically lasting from 6 months to 2 years or more, depending on factors such as the patient’s needs, the facility, and the specific …

Long-term Benefits Of Incorporating Awarness Into Addiction Recovery

Dr. Mateusz Gola’s approach to understanding addiction offers a refreshing and insightful perspective that resonates deeply with the fabric of South Africa’s societal and cultural context. At its core, Gola perceives addiction not as a disease, but as a symptom – a manifestation of the deeper distress that arises from the challenging circumstances and environments …

Solution-focused Brief Therapy In Addiction Recovery

As a holistic practitioner in South Africa, where the fabric of our society is vibrant, diverse, and sometimes fraught with challenges, we often come across individuals yearning for a way out of the maze of addiction. For you, or someone you hold dear, battling the shadows of addiction, it’s essential to understand the tools available. …

The Impact of Alcohol on Your Fitness Goals

You might have heard of or even participated in a ‘Beer Run,’ where people combine exercise with alcohol consumption, often in a social setting. While this might sound like a fun way to make exercise more enjoyable, it’s important to understand the implications of mixing alcohol with physical activity. In a country like South Africa, …

Hip Hop, Codeine Culture Toward Sobriety

The hip hop industry, long identified with opulence and excess, has been evolving, particularly in its portrayal of drug use. The codeine-based concoction known as ‘sizzurp’ is losing its glamour, thanks to emerging narratives that focus on sobriety and mental health. As someone who has switched rehab centers, I find this change in message particularly …

The Role Of Animal-assisted Therapy In Addiction Treatment

The healing journey from addiction is one that requires immense courage, and a wide range of approaches are utilized to aid this journey, each designed to address different facets of addiction. Among them, animal-assisted therapy is one technique that stands out, owing to its unique and highly effective approach to the recovery process. Animal-assisted therapy, …

Choosing the Best Addiction Treatment Centers in South Africa

Navigating the Selection Process If you’re seeking help for addiction recovery, either for yourself or a loved one, the first step is often the most crucial – choosing the right treatment center. WeDoRecover.com is your compass in this crucial process. They provide you with a carefully curated list of South Africa’s finest addiction treatment centers, …