There are many addiction treatment programs available, many of them are 12 step programs which are basically based off the AA model. These 12 step programs work for some, but have a very specific philosophy that may not work for some. There are alternatives that are science and medically based that are non 12 step rehab programs.
There are several types of non 12 step rehab programs available, Keep reading to lean more about Non 12 step rehab. The Grove Recovery provides non 12 step rehab in Santa Ana.
What is a Non 12 step rehab?
A Non 12 step program is any rehab program the does not operate by the tenants and philosophies of the 12 step program. Some of the more common issue people have with 12 step programs are:
You are powerless over your addiction.
You need a higher power (religion) in order to beat your addiction.
Any program that does not follow the 12 step process can be considered a non 12 step rehab. Non 12 step programs tend to focus more on free will and decision making and giving you the agency to overcome addiction.
Which is Better, 12 step or Non 12 Step Rehab?
Statistically there does not seem to be a difference in success rates, both can be good as thousands have recovered from addiction using both types of programs. This just literally boils down to personal preference and your personal philosophy.
How do I know if a Non 12 Step Rehab is right for me?
You need to understand the differences between non-12-step rehab and 12-step rehab and their corresponding philosophies.
Both rehabs plans include the following treatments:
- One on one therapy
- Group therapy
- Holistic healing and outdoor activities
- Medication-assisted treatment
The only real difference is in philosophy, and how the addiction specialists that are treating you will guide you through recovery.
In a non-12-step program, your therapists will talk about what you can do to take back control over your life. In a 12-step program, they’ll tell you how giving up control over your addiction to a higher power can help you beat it.
Ultimately, you just need understand that major difference and decide what best suits you and your beliefs.
The Grove in Orange County California is a Non 12 step rehab
We provide alcohol and drug rehab services according to our belief that you can take control of you life and beat your addiction. Call us today at our Santa Ana, Orange County facility to learn more about Non 12 step rehab.