Alcohol Detox Toronto
Addiction to alcohol doesn’t happen overnight. It grows slowly, steadily, usually with the individual unaware of the cumulative damage being done to their life and family. The crisis unfolds gradually as a result of binge alcohol drinking where intervention, either voluntarily by friends or family, further pushes the addict into alcohol abuse thereby necessitating treatment. That’s where Freedom from Addiction steps in!
Our alcohol detox in Toronto program is medically supervised. It helps clean the body of intoxicants and rejuvenate the body. Our team of medical professionals and therapists help cleanse the body of alcohol in a safe manner. After having safely gone through the detox process, clients enter the regular treatment program, putting them on the path to recovery, being useful to themselves, others and society at large.
What is Alcohol Detox?
To put it simply, unhealthy drinking habits or binge drinking every day is alcoholism. Excessive drinking can harm your relationships, work and life in general. Worse still, you can end up on the wrong side of the law. Despite this knowledge and a desire to quit drinking, some people are understandably apprehensive and hesitant to do so because of the withdrawal symptoms they will likely face. However, alcohol detox in Toronto is the first step in treating alcoholism.
For anyone who has developed a dependence on alcohol, alcohol detox in Toronto is the abrupt suspension of any alcohol intake. During this process, the alcohol is completely flushed out of your body. After completing the detox process, you will be able to focus on other aspects of recovery such as individual counselling, group counselling, physical fitness and more.
How does Alcohol Detox Work?
Freedom from Addiction's Alcohol Treatment Program features a wide array of sessions and workshops allowing for individuals who have alcohol addiction problems to address the issues on a physical, emotional and psychological basis. A few one-on-one personalized therapy sessions are enough to get you on the path to recovery.
The process of alcohol detox in Toronto is oftentimes paired with the substitution of a cross-tolerant drug in order to prevent alcohol withdrawal, which can trigger life-threatening complications. Some of the dangerous withdrawal symptoms improper alcohol detox conducted at home or by someone incompetent can include:
Any withdrawal symptoms you may face generally subside within approximately a week or two after starting alcohol detox in Toronto. There is a possibility that this could take longer, depending on the severity of your body’s dependence on the substance. Due to the severity of some of the symptoms of alcohol withdrawal, it is highly recommended this process should be observed by a medical professional. Our goal at Freedom from Addiction is to provide a safe, effective and comfortable alcohol detox that alleviates all of the above withdrawal symptoms.
Who can benefit from Alcohol Detox?
Regular drinking, even though you know the harms, is called alcohol dependence. Alcoholism is a chronic ailment affecting many families globally. It's a disease and has its symptoms and treatments. If any of the following points relate to you, you may want to consider seeking treatment for alcohol addiction in Toronto:
- You crave alcohol and believe you must get a drink to get by.
- You have no control over your drinking pattern.
- You need more drinks to get the same high as before.
- You experience withdrawal symptoms when you don’t drink.
- Your social life has reduced to only bars and pubs.
- You have tried to quit alcohol but failed repeatedly.
Alcohol Detox at Freedom From Addiction
What makes us stand out from the sea of alcohol addiction treatment centres in the GTA? There is a reason why we constantly get positive reviews from clients and their families. At Freedom from Addiction, our alcohol detox facility provides a serene and calm environment filled with similar recovering people and expert counselling. Customized alcohol detox programs are made as per your addiction severity, medical history and personal preferences.
Our alcohol detox facility has a beautiful natural setting, modern amenities, medical services and expert supervision. All these factors come together to offer you maximum comfort during the alcohol detox period and rehab from alcohol addiction as a whole. Freedom from Addiction has many alcohol detox programs available.
If you or someone you know are suffering from alcohol addiction, Freedom From Addiction’s alcohol detox in Toronto is the first step on the path to sobriety. To find out how we can help you through this process in order to lead a happier, healthier life, contact us today.