Traditional rehabs for heroin use in Michigan do not teach alternative methods. That is why the Freedom Model Program is so unique. The choice-based Freedom Model Program, created by the Baldwin Research Institute (BRI), is an example of an successful Drug Rehab Program. Drawing on choice as the key determinant in sobriety, the program educates and builds the person to a point where they realize their inherent ability to choose a course for their life. The Freedom Model Program has been at the forefront of changing the drug and alcohol treatment industry.
In surveys regarding drug abusers in Michigan, The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP)discovered, 7,554 or 13.1% or Michigan's 57,453 drug and alcohol abusers admitted themselves into treatment for heroin. Not including the 14,204 state residents who admitted themselves into treatment for either opiates or more than one drug. Studies also show that 231,000 or 2.75% of Michigan's citizens reported needing but not receiving treatment fort illicit drug and alcohol use in the past year. . Surveys indicate that 3.5% of high school seniors polled had tried heroin at least one time in their lives. Heroin is widely available throughout the Detroit area and the more densely populated areas of Michigan. Heroin destined for the Michigan region continues to originate from different parts of the world. Large quantities of heroin are imported from South America, Mexico and Africa. Southeast and southwest Asian heroin are prevalent in the metropolitan Detroit area. However, the domestic monitoring program (DMP) shows that South American heroin is the most abundant type of heroin in the Detroit area. Major heroin traffickers in Michigan are mainly Nigerian, African American and Hispanic. The city of Detroit continues to serve as both a consumption and transshipment point to other communities in Michigan and Ohio.
When people look for help with Heroin addiction, they are looking to solve a problem now and forever. The rates of admissions for Heroin in 2014 were at 14,645 and they seem to climb every year. These numbers represent real people looking for a real, effective solution but not finding it.
People in Michigan want to live independent lives and enjoy their freedom. Living with Drug addiction can seem to rob you or a loved one of choices as more of your life centers on Heroin. When people go to treatment, they are taught the cycle of giving up has only just begun and now they are giving up their lives to treatment rather than drugs. Neither solution is a good one. That’s why a non 12 Step approach that allows you to move permanently beyond addiction and focus on your life is such an important breakthrough option for people in Michigan.
Relapse is a problem because treatment doesn’t work! Going back to treatment that didn’t work before is likely to have the same result of not ending addiction. Even worse, people who go to treatment over and over may actually binge more or even try combinations that can prove lethal. In 2014, 14,645 sought treatment. 77.3% or 11,321 relapsed after treatment for Heroin. So if the answer isn’t treatment—what does work? The totally non 12 Step approach of Freedom Model Retreats that has helped people from Michigan for over 27 years.
When you know that treatment doesn’t work, what effective option is there? Freedom Model Retreats has been helping people from all over the US, including in Michigan, to move past Heroin addiction and live a life free of fears of relapse. Our completely non 12 Step program provides you with decades of addiction science and research so you can finally put the myths of addiction, recovery, and relapse to rest. Our cognitive behavioral program will help you feel empowered to change the self limiting habits and beliefs that no longer work for you and exchange them for healthier options for a happier life. You’ll write a personalized plan with the goals and dreams that mean success in your life. You can truly end addiction easily, fearlessly, and forever—let us show you how today.
You have taken the time to seek help because of your "addiction" to Heroin. You might be looking at rehab centers or treatment centers in Michigan and wonder what the best option for you is. Even if you do not choose Freedom Model's as your program, at least let us tell you one thing. You and only you can make change possible. You are not diseased, and your current circumstances do not need to dictate the course of your life from this moment forward. When you can call a Heroin treatment center you will most likely talk to a caring person, but with the wrong message, being that addiction is a disease. Remember that no matter what you decide... you can change