Deciding to check yourself into rehabilitation for substance abuse is a huge accomplishment. You are taking your life into your own hands and taking the steps towards a sober future. This decision is one that many do not make or get the chance to make, so there are many reasons to be proud of yourself.
Once you check yourself in, you may feel a wave of emotions. One relatively common thing is nervousness. People decide to go to rehabilitation, having no idea of what to expect. The fear of the unknown is enough to make some not even check-in to rehab, which is why the more you know before, the better you will feel.
One thing you may receive is medication-assisted treatment, otherwise known as MAT. This method of treatment is standard for those who suffer from substance abuse issues. And if you haven’t heard of it before, don’t stress. We cover everything you need to know here.