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Christian Rehabs by State

Christian Rehabs by State

Christian Faith-Based Drug & Alcohol Rehabs in the United States

Christian based drug and alcohol rehabs are treatments, which allow the addict to use his faith, with the proper guidance, to cure his addiction. It can be very inspirational. It gets the individual to be able to find sources and strengths, they are not aware they have, to beat their addiction. They will use scripture from the Bible combined with their faith. It will give them a will power which they were not aware.

Why would a Christian drug and alcohol rehab be more successful than any other rehabilitation center?

For many devout Christians and persons of strong spiritual beliefs, it can be very important to them to be surrounded by others of the same beliefs and spirituality. The treatment process for a drug and or alcohol addiction can be a very difficult process for those involved. When you are surrounded by like-minded people and being supported and treated by your belief system, the treatment process will become much easier for an addict. It is usually combined with the 12-step method by offering group therapy and religious activities. Often these rehabs can be up to 12 months in length. A prerequisite is usually to be fully detox prior to being admitted into the program. It can sometimes be a detox medically supervised in the case of certain prescribed medication.

We have gathered a list of Christian based treatment by states which you can find on the left column. If any questions arise, you can reach one of our counselors at the number below.

What is Christian or faith-based drug treatment?

Faith-based drug treatment or a Christian treatment center involves faith-based healing and recovery. The most important tool during recovery is Christ as with a Christian based drug rehab center. The program helps addicts achieve their sobriety and empower them with Christian based philosophies. Doing this helps them maintain sobriety for the long-term. The goals of any Christian or faith-based drug rehab center are the same as any other drug rehab center. Yet, the goals within a Christian based program aim to strengthen the spiritual foundation to help maintain sobriety.

For example, some of the common goals include consciously committing all of your life to Christ’s care and control. You will voluntarily submit to any and all changes God wants to make in your life. Along with this, you will earnestly believe God exists and end your drug abuse. And you will realize that you are not God, and you will reserve time with God for self-examination. When you struggle with addiction and once had a strong faith. All of this currently may be difficult to grasp, but the aim of a faith-based drug rehab center is to reconnect you with God.

Christian or faith-based programs believe that God is the only answer for you to achieve the sobriety you need. Along with this, it provides you the ability to maintain this sobriety and not return back to drugs or alcohol. What happens at a faith-based or Christian drug rehab center is similar to any other program? Whether this is a long-term or short-term facility, the treatment process starts and finishes much of the same. The patient will go through detox, receive an assessment, start therapy and anything else incorporated into treatment. Much of the education portion of a Christian drug treatment center will focus on the bible. Bible study groups or a spiritual guidance gathering are common approaches.

When you finish a faith-based or Christian drug treatment center, your relationship with God should have been strengthened. It is also important to continue with this relationship, such as staying connected with your church and other followers of Christ. Think of this as the aftercare portion of treatment, and something you stay connected to. This helps to continue to work on your sobriety and maintain it throughout your life.


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Marcel Gemme has been helping people struggling with addiction for over 19 years. He first started as an intake counselor for a drug rehabilitation center in 2000. During his 5 years as an intake counselor, he helped many addicts get the treatment they needed. He also dealt with the families and friends of those people; he saw first-hand how much strain addiction puts on a family and how it can tear relationships apart. With drug and alcohol problems constantly on the rise in the United States and Canada, he decided to use the Internet as a way to educate and help many more people in both those countries. This was 15 years ago. Since then, Marcel has built two of the largest websites in the U.S. and Canada which reach and help millions of people each year. He is an author and a leader in the field of drug and alcohol addiction. His main focus is threefold: education, prevention and rehabilitation. To this day, he still strives to be at the forefront of technology in order to help more and more people.