First Step Recovery Centers
Drug Rehab Center in Memphis, Tennessee
Basic information about this treatment center.
First Step Recovery Centers is a Non-Profit Drug Rehabilitation Facility in Memphis, TN. Professionally treating Opiod Addiction, Substance Abuse by utilizing Aftercare Support, Drug Rehab, Intensive Outpatient, Outpatient levels of care. Our admissions professionals are here to guide you through insurance verification and finding the best center available under your coverage.
It can seem like an uphill struggle to battle addiction, luckily there are many rehab options, such as First Step Recovery Centers, to help you heal in Memphis.
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Conditions and Issues Treated
A detailed list of the primary issues commonly treated.
Opiod Addiction, Substance Abuse
Getting sober on your own is not only dangerous during the initial detox, it is also more likely to result in a relapse later on. Addiction treatment centers provide a monitored environment where you will get the medical attention you need, as well as the emotional support to overcome drug or alcohol abuse.
Substance Abuse + Addiction Treatment
Substance abuse refers to the intensive and inappropriate use of psychoactive substances. These include illegal drugs, alcohol, and even the excessive use of prescription drugs. Overuse of these substances leads to severe physical or psychological dependence.
Substance abuse is treatable and the duration of treatment and most successful sobriety can require weeks or months of professional care at First Step Recovery Centers in Memphis.
Opioid + Opiate Addiction Treatment
Opioid addiction treatment facilities like First Step Recovery Centers support people struggling with opioid dependency, which covers illegal and prescription opioids. People often abuse prescription opioids to get high instead of adhering to a medical provider’s directions. Addiction forces people to crave for opioids impulsively without factoring in the dangers these drugs bring to them.
Most opioid addiction treatment plans include detoxification and subsequent medications to ease the process. However, that’s only the beginning. Behavioral therapies and counseling are also necessary to resolve the root cause of addiction. This overall approach decreases the likelihood of falling off the wagon. In some instances, therapies can be done at home.
Levels of Care Offered
First Step Recovery Centers offers a variety of treatment.
This center offers a variety of custom treatment tailored to individual recovery. Currently available are Aftercare Support, Drug Rehab, Intensive Outpatient, Outpatient, with additional therapies available as listed below.
Intensive Outpatient (IOP)
First Step Recovery Centers offers an Intensive Outpatient Program is for those who need intensive care but prefer to spend the majority of their time in the comfort of their own home. The rehabilitation services differ in length and intensity. They are customized to meet the needs of the patient.
Help with aftercare applies to the follow-up care provided after the initial recovery program offered by First Step Recovery Centers in Memphis, TN. The level of support for aftercare plays a vital role in avoiding relapse and in maintaining sobriety. Aftercare support is tailored according to the patient’s needs.
When remaining at their job in Memphis, or continuing their studies, the individual may live with their family while utilizing First Step Recovery Centers‘s outpatient services. Treatment requires counseling the patient at the individual level, in a group setting, about substance addiction, drugs, and therapy sessions.
Therapies & Programs
The methods used to care for each individual at First Step Recovery Centers.
12-Step Facilitation, Aftercare/continuing care, Cognitive Behavioral (CBT), Dialectical Behavioral Therapy, Discharge Planning, Group Therapy, Substance Use Counseling, Trauma Therapy
12-Step Program Facilitation
Alcoholics Anonymous is the original 12-Step program that established the model that other 12-Step programs, like Narcotics Anonymous, follow. 12-Step programs are support groups that are led and run by members of each group. These groups use the “Big Book,” which contains the 12-Step philosophy of recovery and ongoing abstinence from drugs or alcohol.
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) is suitable for patients recovering from an addiction of any kind. This therapy modality strengthens a person’s ability to stay on top of their emotional state. CBT is also suitable for managing co-occurring disorders like depression and bipolar illness. It helps people in Tennessee communicate and express their emotions well.
Group therapy is a type of counseling at First Step Recovery Centers in Memphis, TN that occurs between a bunch of strangers. The goal of group therapy sessions is to foster hope and a sense of belonging. It also helps to have people who can relate to what you’re going through. Good behaviors can also be contagious.
As a means of managing pain that has plagued them in the past, many individuals turn to drugs and alcohol. Assault, negligence, the loss of a loved one, and other unfortunate events may involve trauma. This treatment, offered and administrated by First Step Recovery Centers in Memphis, TN provides individuals the resources to cope with past traumas healthily.