Staying Sober After Treatment Endsby The Daily Eye Team February 11 2016, 3:52 pm Estimated Reading Time: 0 mins, 27 secs
Getting sober is hard. Making sobriety last is much harder. Most people who go into a residential rehab treatment manage to detox and stay that way during their weeks- or months-long stay. But problems begin when they leave. Many patients walk out the door — and fall off a cliff. They go back to their old drinking or drug friends and places. The stresses of normal life resume. And exactly at the moment they need it most, they’re essentially on their own.