The primary purpose of therapy is to address the issues that make it hard for the individual to manage their lives and achieve their goals. The therapy will help the individual to discover what areas of their lives are causing problems and set goals to resolve these
The Motivation Enhancement program is designed to help people move through the stages of change and toward changing substance abuse.
Using the Hazelden Recovery Plan’s “Help Series”, clients are taught about the core issues in addiction and recovery. This program focuses on helping learn which recovery techniques are relevant and useful for each individual by connecting concepts with life experiences and interests, experimenting with new behaviors in a safe environment, and making concrete plans to use new behaviors in daily life.
Cognitive Self-Change is a cognitive behavioral self-risk management program that incorporates behavioral techniques and stresses the need for creating a social learning environment.