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Battling the "Revolving Door" of Recovery


By Stephen C. Schultz


Her steps were slow and steady. The red rocks below her feet and the azure blue sky overhead created a remarkably beautiful scene. She had a sense of peacefulness and a calm demeanor she had never felt before. This was an adventure she previously would not have appreciated were it not for her family recommending she get some help one more time.



It's hard to believe it has only been three weeks. Usually she didn't like the wide open spaces. She craved the flurry of crowded parties, the nightlife of clubs and the excitement that social media afforded her. She was like a cat chasing its tail, always searching for the next thrilling experience, but never finding it. She found herself in more and more compromising positions and taking unnecessary risks. The feelings of embarrassment had long ago subsided and she numbly accepted each new day.

Her family was concerned. There were regular fights and hurt feelings. They painfully witnessed the twinkle in her eyes fade and a sad hollowness consume her. It was time to intervene yet again...and they were pleased that she lowered her guard just enough to agree.



RedCliff Recovery is an adventure based Outdoor Behavioral Healthcare program. It is specifically designed by women for women who are seeking active recovery from substance use disorder and other co-occurring issues. 

Participants use the wilderness as a way to disrupt the compulsive patterns of unhealthy thought and behavior. In the wilderness environment, our clients are able to focus on recovery and start repairing the relationships they have harmed with their friends, their family and above all, themselves. Living day to day in the back country allows each individual to detoxify both physically and emotionally. They are actively involved in an individual treatment plan that may include; mindfulness, narrative family therapy, the 12-steps, personal reflection, adventure based activities and the exploration of spirituality. A clean diet and regular exercise also contribute to a more healthy therapeutic process.



As mentioned, this program is exclusively for women, ages 18-26. Recovery can be a scary thing to consider, but it's always a comfort to know that you are in the firm and loving arms of Mother Nature!

To learn more, click the link to the short video below.





Be sure to contact Darcy if you have any questions. She is here to assist in helping you learn more about RedCliff Recovery and the journey to sobriety. Darcy will answer questions, inspire hope, show the way and walk beside you throughout the process. It's not only what she does...it's simply who she is.

Darcy Holt
Admissions
+1-801-370-2274
www.redcliffrecovery.com 

RedCliff Recovery is also a proud member of the National Association of Addiction Treatment Programs (NAATP). Together, we can instill hope, fight treatment fraud, heal families and help individuals flourish!








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