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Support Through the Process

You may wonder what to expect before, during, and after treatment. This section provides some helpful tips and resources.

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Starting the conversation

How to talk with a loved one about getting help.

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Managing expectations

Understanding the road ahead.

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Understanding relapse

A common part of the recovery process.

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Long-term recovery support

Mutual help groups can help maintain the benefits of treatment.

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Caretaker support resources

Support for family and friends of people in treatment.