There are quality and effective drug & alcohol treatment centers all over the country, and likely several even in your home town. However, for some, deciding to go to out of state rehab is the best case scenario to jump-start your recovery. We know that everyone’s needs are different when it comes to treatment, but we know that there are a few benefits of choosing an out-of-state rehab:
5 Reasons to Travel Out-Of-State for Rehab:
1. Remove Yourself or Your Loved One From the Normal Routine
People may need a dramatic change of scenery to help break bad habits. Being in close proximity to the same people, places and activities that were a part of your life during addiction may increase temptations and not allow you to create the break through you need during treatment. It is important create new experiences, and get out of your comfort zone, through a holistic set of therapies & activities focused on healing your mind, body & spirit.
2. Commitment to Completing a Program
By leaving your comfort zone and traveling out of state to seek drug or alcohol treatment, you are making it harder to leave treatment, which is of course a good thing. Yes, checking into an addiction rehab program is typically voluntary, so you can leave at any time. If a person wants to leave they are welcome to walk out at any time. When friends or family are close by, the idea of leaving doesn’t seem so bad. For some, one of the main reasons to go to rehab is to get some time away from any negative influences that are contributing to an addiction. Adding the extra challenge of a long trip or plane ticket may cause someone to think twice and consider completing the program. And, of course, finishing the program is recommended: in fact, it dramatically increases the chances of long-term sobriety.
3. Eliminate Distractions
When deciding if out-of-state rehab is the right choice, remember that an addict can remove themselves from the distractions of home. They can focus on taking control of their own life, and more easily eliminate the distractions & drama going on at home. Focus on understanding your own problems and getting better, focus on sobriety. Besides, there’s no better place to focus on yourself than in a luxury addiction treatment environment.
4. Confidentiality & Privacy
Seeking rehabilitation from your addiction is a seriously personal decision. Patients often feel more willing to talk about their problems to medical staff & even peers if they know there is no connection to home. You can have peace of mind that while you are recovering, you will not bump into anybody at the grocery store or in the park. Sure, it will be challenging to explain where you or your loved one is going, but Footprints Beachside Recovery is here to help with those tough conversations & decisions.
5. Get a Fresh Start
One of the top reasons to go to rehab is getting a new start at life. When you find an out-of-state rehab center, you can get that fresh beginning you are looking for. Footprints Beachside Recovery is full of success stories and a truly compassionate staff, committed to your sobriety. Choosing our luxury rehab in Florida allows you to rediscover yourself and make a change.
Hear it From Our Alumni
Footprints has given me a life I never knew existed, or thought I even deserved! Words can not even begin to express how grateful I am to the compassionate, caring owners and the amazing staff that have given me the tools I needed to live a happy sober life. An extremely comfortable residence on the beach...
I can’t say enough good things about my experience with footprints. I am beyond grateful for everything the amazing staff as done for me. Smaller more personal group sizes. Great group formats. Very family like feel throughout my time there. Highly recommend!
Saved my life! Small, personal, client focused, great location, great staff and excellent therapy. They gave me the tools I needed to get my life back on track. 5 stars and highly recommend! Thank you Footprints!
If you’re worried about all the anxiety that goes with asking for help, you can breathe easy when you get to footprints. Phil, Laura and John are wonderful when it comes to talking you through the tough emotions that comes with entering rehab. You’ll be able to start a new chapter of your life with all the tools you’ll need
My time at footprints was the most incredible experience of my life. I have previously been to nearly 10 rehabs and nothing compared to footprints. The owner John Templeton is the sweetest and most compassionate person I’ve ever met...
My experience with Footprints beachside recovery was absolutely amazing! When I was in a dark place they shined the light within me and educated me in how to recognize addiction and how to move forward with recovery. I highly recommend Footprints to anyone suffering from addiction. They are uplifting and understanding and non-judging!
Traveling to Florida for Rehab
Although not everyone chooses to travel to Florida for treatment, those that do experience a beautiful, oceanside environment that allows you to relax and recover. Treasure Island, FL is a picturesque community located just west of St. Petersburg that can act as a resort from your everyday life, but what does that mean for you during treatment?
Watch our founders speak about the city of Treasure Island, and learn about why it is important to Footprints and our program:
Common Areas We Serve in Florida
We have many clients that come from around the United States, but we also have a number of local clients that come from around the area. Some of the surrounding areas that we serve consist of the following:
Footprints Beachside Recovery is small and we like it that way. With a limited number of beds, 8 beds for men and 7 beds for women, we can focus on each individual and your needs will not be overlooked. We are just steps from the healing waters of the Gulf of Mexico, giving you the natural and beautiful change of scenery you desperately need to begin your addiction recovery.
Talk to our team for a confidential conversation about how we can help you travel to Treasure Island, FL for rehab: 877-954-3908