Envisioning life after drug and alcohol addiction calls for healing and restoration on every level — body, mind and spirit.
Our approach to addiction treatment is a holistic one, seeking to restore hope and health to individuals who come to us out of painful, self-destructive patterns. It’s not enough to end a physical dependency through successful medical detox. On the other side of that first step, the recovering alcoholic or addict must have the right support in place to break those old habits and replace them with new ones.
He or she must find a new way to fill the void that drugs or alcohol once did — essentially, find a new meaning in life. It’s remarkable to see what the human spirit can overcome when it has something to live for.
Our approach equips you to replace your addiction with habits that support health and wholeness.
“When you start looking at life to see what you can give instead of what you can get, it changes everything,” says Shelby. Three years sober after an addiction to pain pills, she’s now focused on caring for her young son and supporting other young moms in recovery…
For Jessica Bradley, LPN, working in The Oxford Centre’s medical detoxification program for the past three years has affirmed the reasons she chose to be a nurse. “We put medicine and caring together,” says Bradley. “Caring for our patients in detox is about applying appropriate medical therapies — but also about simply providing the emotional support for the challenges they’re facing…”