A Grim Reality 

Nowadays in America, there are many individuals who have a drug addiction problem and the numbers keep rising every year. Statistics like, ‘’In America each year, over 22.2 million persons aged 12 or older were classified with substance dependence or abuse in 2012, which is approximately 8.5 percent of the population aged 12 or older’’(Drug Rehabilitation Referral Service) that scare us and make us wonder how can we change this?

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The first way to overcome any individual for someone who has a drug addictions would be to number one recognize they have a drug problem and two, to seek help in order to change and get back to normality. The Drug Rehabilitation Referral Service has rehabs located all over America but the biggest rehabs they have are Drug Rehab Chicago and Drug Rehab Illinois. These specific rehabs are the biggest and these are where the organization originally started.

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Recovery Phase

The Drug Rehab Referral Service will give the individuals the ability to get the appropriate training and skills that would help them return to being functional in society and avoid relapse. A drug problem can lead to serious physical and mental health complications and that is why this rehab offers a phase 1, 2, and 3 program. The phase 1 involves getting them physically healthy again, on a proper diet and regular exercise. The phase 2 involves different activities and programs for the individuals to develop peace with their inner self and distract their minds from the drug abuse. The phase 3 is simply for them to get in touch with their spiritual side and to have a sense of well being. This program has had a positive impact on each and every individual that has stepped foot into their rehab.