Drug rehabilitation center is an agency that cares for a person and monitors the behavior with dependency on psychoactive substances like alcohol, prescriptive drugs, and illegal drugs like cocaine, marijuana, heroin and etc. Such excessive intake is the cause of intellectual, psychological, social etc. problems of a person.
It has started in 19th century where temperance movement has taken place for lessening the alcoholic Americans where they solitude themselves called “sober houses”. Avoiding the temptation on alcohol through going to a certain place is not that much helpful so in good hands, the medical field has been able to take over of treatments on addiction. Over time, a program called twelve-steps program has established by Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) as a guide for person’s recovery but there are some centers practiced the innovation.
Malibu Horizon has been a leading non 12 step drug rehab treatment centers offering an all-therapy based alcohol rehabilitation program in Malibu, California. Giving concentration on the reason of person’s issues, the Malibu Center can treat the person through motivation.
At the present, rehabilitation center or simply rehab, has expanded overseas in order to help every people going through such state. Just like in Philippines, there are many accredited rehabilitation centers like Family Wellness Center Foundation, Inc., Quezon City Drug Treatment and Rehabilitation Center, Roads and Bridges to Recovery, Shepherd Drug Rehabilitation Foundation, Inc.
There are rehabilitation centers that cater services for local and foreign client just like in Baguio where it is known to be a mountain city nested by most of the foreigners because of cool weather as compared to the city of Manila.