Going tо rehab fоr аnу аddiction саn bе а ѕсаrу аnd overwhelming еxреrіеnсе. Thіѕ іѕ еѕресіаllу truе fоr LGBTQ folks, whо mау fееl аѕ thоugh thеу аrе аlоnе іn thеіr ѕtruggleѕ.
Mile High Recovery relapse prevention group is an amazing way to get help after you have completed a rehab program for addiction, stay connected with other people in recovery, and get support from people who have been through the same thing as you. Get into an LGBTQ rehab alumni program today; call 303-268-2144.
At Mile High Recovery Center, we believe the opposite of addiction is connection. Our relapse prevention group is a safe and supportive environment for people recovering from addiction.
What Is an Alumni Program?
An alumni program is offered by a rehabilitation facility to help clients stay connected to the facility and each other after they have completed treatment. Alumni programs typically offer weekly or monthly meetings, social events, and access to resources such as counseling and sober housing.
Having a program designed to provide support and resources for those in the LGBTQ community who are in recovery from addiction is a great plus. These programs can help you connect with other LGBTQ individuals in recovery and provide you with the support you need to stay sober.
Why Is an LGBTQ Rehab Alumni Program Important?
Addiction alumni programs are important for LGBTQ people in recovery because they provide a safe and supportive environment for people who may feel isolated and alone in their recovery. Alumni programs offer a chance for LGBTQ people in recovery to connect with others who understand the unique challenges and struggles that come with being a part of the LGBTQ community and going through substance abuse.
What Are the Benefits of an LGBTQ Addiction Alumni Program?
There are many benefits to an LGBTQ rehab alumni program. Some of the things you can expect from an alumni program include:
A Safe and Supportive Environment
The group is led by a certified addiction counselor and is open to anyone in the LGBTQ community who is in recovery from addiction. This is a judgment-free zone where people can come to share their stories, struggles, and triumphs.
Connections and Community
Another benefit of an addiction alumni program is that it provides an opportunity for people in recovery to connect with others who understand the unique challenges and struggles of being a part of the LGBTQ community and going through substance abuse. This sense of community and connection is crucial for people in recovery as it can help to prevent isolation and loneliness.
Resources and Support
An LGBTQ rehab alumni program can also offer resources and support that can be helpful for people in recovery. Some of the resources and support that our alumni program can address include:
- Access to sober housing
- Counseling services
- Information on local resources
- Connection to a 12-step program
Relapse Prevention LGBTQ at Mile High Recovery
Relapse prevention for LGBTQ individuals is a critical part of any addiction recovery program. After you have completed a rehabilitation program and are working on maintaining your sobriety, it is important to have a plan in place to prevent relapse.
The relapse prevention LGBTQ group at Mile High Recovery is a safe and supportive environment for people in recovery from addiction and will address:
- Pre-lapse behaviors
- Secondary addictive behaviors
- Emotional sobriety
- Engagement in mutual self-help groups
- Understanding that relapse is not a random event
- The process of relapse follows predictable patterns
- Signs of impending relapse can be identified by staff members and clients
If you struggle with the temptation to relapse, please call Mile High Recovery Center for help at 303-268-2144.