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Relapse Treatment

Relapse is treatable

relapse treatmentRelapsing does not mean that you have jeopardised your recovery, it simply means you may need some more help or treatment to get you back on the right path.

At Life Works, We understand the issues you are facing and can help you work through your relapse and continue in your recovery. Relapse can happen to anyone but it is not the end of your journey. As difficult as it may be, facing and dealing with your relapse can become a valuable step in building a strong foundation for healthy, sustained, long-term recovery.

If you are ready to deal with your relapse and create a relapse prevention plan, Life Works can help. Please call us at 0800 081 0700 or fill in our contact form.

What you can do about your relapse

  • Understand that for many people, relapse is a common part of the recovery process. Having a relapse does not mean that you have ruined your recovery. But how you respond to your relapse will make a huge difference to your sobriety – and your future.
  • Deal with it, don't ignore it. By ignoring your relapse, not talking about it and avoiding your feelings, you are increasing your risk of further relapse, and jeopardising your future recovery. rather than a relapse, seek out treatment and put together a relapse prevention plan.
  • Other ways you can get help are to re-engage with your support network, for example, calling Life Works, phoning your sponsor, talking to a professional therapist, a trusted friend or family member, or attending a 12-step Fellowship meeting (see below for details). These are all effective relapse prevention strategies.
  • It's essential that you get relapse prevention help now. You cannot deal with this alone. There is support available to you and the sooner you access it, the better.

Life Works can give you relapse prevention help and get you get back on the road to recovery. All it it takes is a call to our admissions professionals at 0800 081 0700 or filling out our contact form.

Fellowship meetings

Please see the relevant website for further details of your nearest fellowship meeting:

Alcoholics Anonymous (AA)

Alcoholics Anonymous is a12-step fellowship for men and women who seek to solve their own problem with alcohol and to help others through sharing their experiences, strength and hope.

www.alcoholics-anonymous.org.uk

Narcotics Anonymous (NA)

Narcotics Anonymous is a 12-step fellowship for men and women who join together to help one another stay clean.

www.ukna.org

Codependents Anonymous (CoDa)

CoDa offers regular meetings for individuals with a shared desire for healthy and loving relationships. These meetings are based on the 12 Steps and members share experiences, strength and hope as they work toward recovery.

www.coda-uk.org

Gamblers Anonymous

Gamblers Anonymous is adapted from Alcoholics Anonymous and Al-Anon and offers a 12-step recovery programme for men and women whose lives have been affected by compulsive gambling and who share a desire to do something about their gambling problem.

www.gamblersanonymous.org.uk

Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous (SLAA)

Sex and Love Addicts Anonymous is a 12-step fellowship adapted from Alcoholics Anonymous, offering support to men and women in dealing with addictive sexual and emotional behaviour.

www.slaauk.com

Overeaters Anonymous (OA)

Overeaters Anonymous is a fellowship of individuals who share a desire to recover from compulsive overeating.

www.oagb.org.uk

Anorexics and Bulimics Anonymous (ABA)

Anorexics and Bulimics Anonymous (ABA) is a Fellowship of individuals who seek 'sobriety' in their eating practices and to support others in gaining sobriety.

http://aba12steps.org/aba-meetings/meetings/united-kingdom/

 

Get Help

If you are ready to create your own relapse prevention plan, Life Works can help. We offer a judgement free environment where you can work through the reasons behind your relapse and find your way back to recovery with a custom built relapse prevention strategy.

If you are interested in learning more about our relapse treatment program or you would like to start your relapse treatment, please call Life Works at 0800 081 0700 or fill out our contact form.

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