MDH Aftercare Program

AFTERCARE

The MDH Aftercare program is offered to residents who have successfully completed the MDH Intensive Substance Abuse Treatment Program. The Aftercare program consists of twelve individual one-hour weekly counselling sessions utilizing the Structured Relapse Prevention (SRP) model developed by the Addiction Research Foundation. Based on the social learning theory, SRP counselling is a cognitive-behavioural approach, designed to enable persons to gain more control over their alcohol or drug use. 

Counselling sessions focus on engaging clients to:

 

  • assess their goals and commitment to change

  • design an individually-tailored treatment plan

  • identify their strengths and resources

  • learn to anticipate their triggers to alcohol and/or drug use and to develop alternative ways of coping

  • make connections between their alcohol and/or drug use and other life situations

  • ultimately, become their own therapist - by anticipating risk situations and pre-planning coping strategies.

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