Our Drug Treatment Center

Sub-Acute Drug Detox Center

Before a person can begin their journey on the road to long-term recovery, they must cleanse their body of all intoxicating substances at the best drug and alcohol treatment centers, such as The Discovery House in Los Angeles, California. Addiction detox is a crucial time and must be handled with the utmost care and urgency at a professional drug detox center. The scale of the individual’s dependency and the length of time they have been dependent on drugs or alcohol will determine the length of detox and what additional assistance will be needed. The Discovery House is fully equipped to help residents through the sub-acute detox phase of recovery and through residential treatment and outpatient addiction treatment programs.

Drug Addiction Detox Process

Our years of experience with sub-acute drug addiction detox have provided us with extensive knowledge of the many possible side effects that occur during this process. Nutrition and time to recover are provided in our long-term treatment centers for addiction as needed to make this transition as comfortable as possible. The Discovery House staff and residents combine to make an unparalleled support system for those who require a sub-acute detox.

Symptoms of Sub-Acute Detox:

Emotional and Psychological

  • Anxiety
  • Insomnia
  • Irritability
  • Headaches
  • Depression
  • Restlessness
  • Social isolation
  • Poor concentration

Medical and Physical

  • Tremor
  • Nausea
  • Sweating
  • Palpitations
  • Racing heart
  • Hypertension
  • Muscle tension
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Tightness in the chest

As with any detoxification process, the harmful substances in the body must be replaced with healthy substitutes. Our team develops a nutrition plan to help each resident on their road to a healthy lifestyle. As the body begins to take in the nutrition and expel the harmful toxins, cravings will lessen and our focus can turn to solutions for the biological, psychological, mental and spiritual recovery.

As with any detoxification process, the harmful substances in the body must be replaced with healthy substitutes. Our team develops a nutrition plan to help each resident on their road to a healthy lifestyle. As the body begins to take in the nutrition and expel the harmful toxins, cravings will lessen and our focus can turn to solutions for the biological, psychological, mental and spiritual recovery.
As sub-acute detox is completed, the staff at The Discovery House slowly transitions the individual into the residential therapy and inpatient programs that will help them recover fully. We help address the resident’s underlying issues, and use proven methods to help them learn how to manage stress and the temptation to use again. Our program is designed to provide our residents the tools to achieve life-long sobriety and create new lives filled with meaning, purpose, fulfillment and a sense of belonging, to maintain their life of sobriety after leaving our luxury rehab facilities. The outpatient rehab program at The Discovery House provides further support to residents as they return home and work to prevent relapse.

Drug Detox Center

Your safety is our top priority. Under the close supervision of our qualified staff and in the comfort of our private, home-like sub-acute drug detox center, you will be given the time and space to work through this process with the highest level of respect and dignity.

Don’t struggle alone. If you are experiencing symptoms of drug detox, contact us via our form or by calling  888.962.8208 for more information about how our drug alcohol treatment center can help you overcome your addiction.

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