Heroin Detox

The Facts About Heroin Addiction

If you believe an addiction to heroin is on the horizon, a heroin detox will be the first stepping stone to long-term recovery. A clinical, specialised detox will be completed for a period of time, vital for rehabilitation probability. Although this is a difficult step, it will set you up for a positive period of addiction treatment.

Depending on the severity of your heroin addiction, the type of detox required will vary. For some individuals, a residential detox where consumption is quickly reduced, following a withdrawal process is favoured. For others, a slower process, where heroin cravings are reduced in stages will be recommended.

If you are experiencing heroin abuse, consider our specialised heroin rehab programmes here at Asana Lodge. We specialised in supporting heroin users at our rehab facility, offering treatment through detox programmes.

Our credible team are passionate about using their experience to help you and your family through this difficult time.

See how a heroin detox and further addiction treatments can benefit you below.

Complete A Clinical Heroin Detox Today

If you believe a heroin addiction is on the horizon, the most effective step to take will be to contact our admissions team. From here, a personalised approach will be followed. Our expert team will gain an understanding of your heroin addiction, its effects and its severity. This information is vital when selecting the most appropriate detox programme.

From here, a selected detox programme will be recommended. Detox programmes can last from a few days, to 28 days long depending on addiction severity. However, it is important to acknowledge that the dedicated timeframe is set to promote long-term recovery.

Once welcomed to our rehab centre, your treatment will begin with your heroin detox programme. This is where your heroin consumption will slowly be reduced to disconnect any physical and psychological cravings. This is one of the most difficult steps throughout rehab, however, is vital if long-term recovery is your goal.

It is highly important that throughout your detox, a medical expert is present. This is where the withdrawal process begins, influencing many symptoms. You can expect to experience symptoms including nausea, muscle aches, paranoia and difficulty sleeping. You will experience a combination of physical and psychological withdrawal symptoms as your mind and body engages with the lack of heroin. Although the thought of withdrawal symptoms is off-putting, this is one small step required for a drug-free future. We can reassure you that the detox process is worthwhile.

By completing a heroin detox, your body will be diminished of any drugs, whilst setting you up for further treatment. Throughout your detox process, further treatment for your heroin addiction will be recommended. You can expect to experience treatment methods such as cognitive behavioural therapy, family therapy, counselling, life coach sessions and coping mechanism classes. Each will fit in place with your detox, helping you work through the withdrawal symptoms. Our specialists will guide you on how to create your own healthy coping mechanisms to subsidise your heroin addiction.

A combination of both therapeutic and clinical treatments will ensure that your mind and body are prepared for a sober future, while diminishing any ties you have with heroin.

Once you’ve successfully completed your heroin detox and residential treatment, outclient aftercare will be offered to prolong recovery. You will receive our continuous support, guidance and treatment recommendations, along with attending regular support groups to maintain motivation. We understand how difficult transitioning back into your reality can be post detox. There is a potential for old habits to creep back up. Therefore, our outclient heroin treatment ensures you are following your recovery plan, while leading a positive life.

If you are suffering with a heroin addiction, consider a full detox and treatment programme today before greater damage is caused. We can provide you with all the tools to progress recovery. To obtain the benefits, take the first step with our admissions team.

Our Support Here at Asana Lodge

Here at Asana Lodge, we are passionate about helping people. Whether you’re suffering with an alcohol or drug dependency, such as a heroin addiction, a mental health issue or an eating disorder, we have the expertise to support you.

Our range of clinical detoxes and industry leading treatments are the ultimate package to promote long-term recovery. We pride ourselves on our standard of support, while providing a luxury, comfortable setting for clients to recover. We additionally believe that our team of credible addiction specialists provide first class care, ensuring our clients have everything they need to work on themselves.

If you are working through a difficult time, selecting a residential detox and treatment programme should be your immediate step. By moving away from your daily habits, you will provide yourself with the opportunity to recover from your heroin addiction. Additionally, you will receive around the clock expert support and care to hold your hand through this time of transition. Not to mention the additional luxury services you will receive to boost your overall wellbeing, while preparing you for a healthy future.

To find out how our heroin detox and treatment programmes can benefit you or a loved one, express your interest by contacting our team. We will answer all of your questions, listen to your concerns and recommend the most suitable first step. Whether that be a residential detox, or an outclient care plan, we will have a programme in place to help you overcome your addiction.

Addiction and mental health issues can be treated. There are many tools and techniques out there to help you heal.

Here at Asana Lodge, we offer a bespoke programme, providing you with life-saving and changing tools to utilise once you return home. Benefit from these tools by getting in touch today on 01908 489 421 or e-mail enquiries@asanalodge.co.uk.

Let’s tackle your addiction together…