South Florida Drug Rehab

If you have been told by a doctor or by family and friends that you need to sign into a south Florida drug rehab for treatment, there are a few things you should know before choosing one.

Start with recommendations -- There are online groups all over the Internet that are frequented by recovering drug addicts. Join one in the south Florida area and ask participants which drug rehab facility they got treatment in. You should find a few facilities that could be just what you are looking for.

Just be sure to ask about the treatment at each, the cost, the living conditions, the rules, how long each treatment takes, what the doctors were like and what the person did and did not like about the program before choosing one.

Visit each facility -- Next on your list should be a visit to each facility as this will allow you to get a feel for the place, and to decide if it is one you would feel comfortable staying in for several weeks or months.

Make sure each place gives you a full tour and is happy to answer any questions you may have.

Be sure to ask the right questions -- On a tour at any south Florida drug rehab, be sure to ask about the cost of the program, their success rate, how long it usually takes for a typical patient to complete the program and what problems they sometimes have.

Also be sure to find out what the rules would be while you are there, if you are allowed to leave the premises at all, if you will be staying in a private or a shared room and what the staff is like.

You should then have enough information to make an informed decision.