- Confront the addict: Although difficult, it can prove to be an important step towards recovery. Voice your concern in a way that shows concern and not blame. However, if your loved one seems indifferent to the idea of treatment then an intervention may be considered.
- At Mind Plus, we offer comprehensive biopsychosocial treatment for various types of drug addictions. With an experience of over two decades in this field. we are able to offer unmatched, evidence-based treatment for drug de-addiction. We’re well known as a drug addiction center in Ludhiana. We use modern treatment modalities such as the SMART (Self-management and recovery training) philosophy – based on CBT in addiction. Besides the long-term residential treatment wherein, we focus on resocialization. We also provide outpatient drug treatment depending on the patient’s needs.
- The treatment is started with a drug detox and medically managed withdrawal. But, detoxification alone does not resolve the psychological, social, and behavioral issues associated with drug addiction. Therefore, it is followed by formal assessment and drug addiction treatment. We use the latest medication to ensure no discomfort during treatment. The best chances of remaining well post-discharge. We, therefore, provide the best substance abuse treatment in Ludhiana (Punjab) with the help of our able clinical team, consisting of psychiatrists and psychologists who have had extensive national and international training and experience.
- With our comprehensive treatment, we ensure that we provide an individual with the best possible chance of developing the type of insight, motivation, and ability to manage themselves in such a way, that has perhaps not happened before, ensuring long-term recovery, productivity, and success in life.
Case Study on Substance Use Disorder
I didn’t even know I was addicted. Until I tried to stop.
Drug Dependence: At the root of all, addiction is pain.
Mr. Sanju is a 32-year-old married male from Himachal Pradesh who was brought to the clinic by his family. He is a Lawyer by profession.
Sanju’s family reported that he started consuming heroin when he was 25 years old. Since then his quantity has increased and during the time of admission, he was taking 2.5-3gms/day. In past, one year family has seen increased irritability and aggressive behavior towards them, disturbances in sleep and appetite, severe withdrawal, severe craving, and use of injectables. He also had a history of ADHD.
Mr. Sanju was not motivated to leave drugs and never felt the need for treatment. The initial few weeks of the treatment were spent educating him about drug dependence and doing Motivation enhancement therapy. Towards the end of the month, his involvement in the treatment became better. Relapse Prevention Counseling and 12 step program for narcotics anonymous were initiated with him.
During the last phase of treatment home visits and exposure outings were done which yielded productive results. A patient was able to apply his learning in his outings. Now, for the past 1.5 years, he is maintaining abstinence and has been coming for regular follow-ups.