The value of addiction treatment aftercare participation

relapse and that aftercare treatment, particularly follow-up calls, can assist in the identification of clients at greatest risk of relapse.

Researchers concluded that patients who were more willing to engage in recovery-related activities were most likely to succeed in maintaining their sobriety. This means that those who continue to participate in aftercare activities have an advantage when it comes to maintaining their recovery, while those who do not participate are more susceptible to relapse and may require additional support.

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The value of addiction treatment aftercare participation
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The value of addiction treatment aftercare participation
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A 2017 study published in the Open Journal of Psychiatry found that the likelihood of a patient sustaining addiction recovery can be predicted by the behavior they exhibited during addiction treatment aftercare.
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Addiction Now