COGNITIVE BEHAVIOURAL THERAPY IN REHABS

Rehabs are places where persons get treated in a way so as to join mainstream society and get back to leading a normal life. Elevation Behavioral Health care is useful for the addicts to be re-instated to normal life.

Various therapies are used to get the desired result. These theories are chalked out with the help of experts in the respective fields, volunteers, those who have undergone the therapy, doctors, friends and family. Doctors will help to get the health back to track and help in the nutritional and diet as well as medication aspect of the therapy. Counsellors will help in getting into the psyche of the individual and find out what drives him to the addictions and understanding the behaviour of the addict.

Family and friends will be able to chip in with the interests and hobbies that the addict pursued before the addiction, behaviour at home or society, when this addiction began etc.

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What constitutes CBT

It deals with the coping strategies for the addict to overcome and also develop improved behaviour. This process is also called emotional regulation. There are times when the addict cannot control his behaviour and his tendency to get violent, depressed and other mood swings have to be controlled with this therapy. CBT deals with core edifices; self, others and future. Around this the CBT program is modelled while dealing with the patient.

In this program the following is looked into

 

  • The type of behaviour that is found in the addict. This is identified and the number of times addicts behavioural changes are observed, data is collected.
  • The evaluation of this data is done and found out which level of behavioural problems the addict is undergoing and methods are thought out to rectify and regulate the behaviour.
  • The balancing the behavioural pattern as to normal humans is a tedious and conscious effort which bothers the addict and the therapist have to walk together and make it happen. Elevation Behavioral Health​ programs will definitely bring a change in the person who has sought treatment.

CBT follows six phases of treatment

The psychological assessment as stated above is done.

Reconceptualisation is a method used where in the addicts are distracted form the addiction, imagery, motivational self talk which enable the mind to get over the addiction phase.

Making the addict to acquire a skill, when a skill has to be learned a lot of dedication and effort has to be placed and the mind shifts focus from the addiction to the new task at hand.

After these main phases the strengthening the skill set and stressing in the behavioural changes and maintaining the developments and continuing the various methods and assessing them and follow up after post treatments.