First and foremost the Freedom Model Retreats are an alternative to the conventional Alcohol Rehab center that means we do not teach the disease concept of addiction, we do not tell our guests they should feel guilty for their problems, and most importantly we do not tell people they will be in recovery for the rest of their lives.
Principles of Neuroplasticity suggest that the brain is not a fixed organ, but it evolves and changes based on thoughts and positive motivation. Here lies the simple truth about addiction. People do not want to deal with withdrawals symptoms, people in essence do not want to feel bad or sick. Drinking, and or drugging alleviate a surrounding problem, which the individual might be exposed to. That could be lost of a job, problems at work, and problems at the house hold, and unhappiness with life in general, etc...
By feeding negative thoughts to your brain, your behaviors, and your life becomes a constant negative and unhappy place to be at.
Did You Know?
According to a recent research performed by the Substance Abuse and Health Services Association, in the State of West Virginia for the year 2004 there were 48,000 individuals with an Alcohol Dependency, in the state of West Virginia , surprisingly needing but not receiving treatment for Alcohol Use the number only raises to 106,000 alcohol abusers. This number represents 0.609% of the total population with an Alcohol dependency abuse problem in the United States.
Is Alcohol addiction a problem for you or a loved one? You’re not alone. When it comes to Alcohol addiction, the numbers seem to climb every year.
If you’re looking for Alcohol addiction treatment in West Virginia, you are probably aware of the growing problem. Most people choosing a traditional treatment path will follow the cycle of relapse and return to treatment over and over again in their lifetime.
Relapse is often spoken of an absolute certainty when discussing Alcohol addiction. Unfortunately, most people who attend treatment not only are taught this but expect to experience it and it can then be a self fulfilling prophecy! Treatment promotes the idea of relapse because treatment doesn’t work. In West Virginia alone, of the 864 people who look for help with Alcohol addiction and go to treatment, 56.1% or 485 relapse. When you tell someone to expect what you have just given them to fail and then teach them it is their fault when it does, you have a return customer. Treatment focuses on abstinence and fear rather than helping people to recognize their own power to help themselves and move beyond addiction. Of course treatment fails but it is important to remember that doesn’t mean you or a loved one fails if relapse occurs. Instead it is time to look for a proven effective alternative that can work for long term success.
If treatment doesn’t work and relapse is so prevalent, how can anyone hope to end Alcohol addiction? The answer is in seeking the original completely non 12 Step alternative that has been helping people with Alcohol and other types of addiction for over 27 years at Freedom Model Retreats. Our program has helped people to end not only addiction but the fear of relapse. People who come to Freedom Model Retreats don’t live in recovery, they live their lives. By concentrating on debunking the myths of addiction treatment with proven research and help with cognitive behavioral change, people can move beyond addiction to focus on pursuing their dreams and goals unencumbered by the fear of relapse. Let us prove to you how beautiful life can be again when relapse and recovery are fears of the past. You can write your own plan to move forward in life with the goals and passions that mean the world to you! Call Freedom Model Retreats to learn how you can end addiction for good and really start living life every day.
Over the last two decades people have called us with Alcohol problems wondering if their addiction to Alcohol was in fact a disease. The truth is that it is not. People from West Virginia as well as many other states overcome Alcohol problems every day without treatment and endless meetings.
If you want to live a life free from Alcohol addiction please call Freedom Model's. We have helped many people from West Virginia find a solution to their problems. We are here to show you how life has so much more to offer.