The Sober Living Home at Otter House Recovery offer a safe, structured and secure option for people who are looking to recover from the effects of substance abuse. Sober living homes are for those who need help in the transition from Residential Treatment to independent living. Sober housing allows the recovering addict or alcoholic to benefit from the tools they have learned during treatment, while still living in a supportive sober environment.
Asheville, NC is located in the Appalachian Mountains. It’s home to great restaurants, shops, and gyms. Asheville is home to a vibrant recovery community that hosts many meetings and offers sober activities. Residents have access to upscale amenities like semi-private rooms and media rooms. We also offer large living rooms, large kitchens, and a recreation room with a laptop. A large outdoor patio is available with a barbecue, pool and a gym.
Sober living homes (sometimes called halfway homes) act as a bridge between the inpatient facility and the “real” world. After leaving an inpatient center and returning home, it is possible to have difficulty adjusting to your daily life. Sober living homes are an alternative to rehab that can help you reinforce the lessons from rehab.
Many people in recovery find that moving into a sober living house after treatment is the best way to go about regaining their sobriety. Sober living homes are a great way to ease any worries about returning to your normal life after such a controlled environment. Sober living homes are often the only way for those in early recovery to live in a safe and sober environment. Although it doesn’t offer the same structure as an inpatient facility or a nursing home, it provides a safe and sober environment for residents to learn coping skills. This encourages them to make good choices when they return home.
Inpatient treatment centers are where patients are completely immersed in their rehabilitation programs. They generally have little dependence. This is not true in sober living homes. Residents don’t have to stay on the campus of the sober living facility. They can move around as they wish. Individuals in recovery can feel as if they are returning to normal life, and can resume their daily tasks and responsibilities. Sober living homes have fewer restrictions than inpatient hospitals, but they still must adhere to certain rules, such as curfews or group meeting attendance. Staying in a sober-living house has many benefits. These include attending 12-step program, creating structure and accountability, and developing a sober community. Positive friendships are a key part of sober living. They help reinforce your desire to abstain drugs or alcohol.
Residents can avoid isolation and return home safely with this support system. For those coming out of rehab, it provides a supportive environment that supports recovery from addiction and substance abuse. Sober living homes offer a balance of freedom and structure that can help people adjust to their new life after rehab. These homes are designed to be transitional housing for those who have just finished treatment.
As a supplement to a person’s recovery, a sober living home is available. This is an alternative to moving from an immersive care environment to a completely unstructured home environment. Sober living homes are able to decrease the likelihood of relapse by allowing them to replicate everyday life and instill healthy habits.
Residents in sober living homes can do many things to help them through recovery.
A carefully planned aftercare plan that includes a relapse prevention strategy and therapy can help you identify triggers. You will also be able to learn healthy coping skills as well as emergency contact numbers for times when you are feeling stressed or overwhelmed by your cravings. You will be able to create a plan of attack for how to handle these situations and also have healthy ways to deal with triggers in your everyday life.
If you are concerned about your ability to stay sober alone, it is a good idea to move into a sober living house. Sober living homes offer a valuable option for many who are in recovery. A sober living home is a place where people can stay for at most 90 days. However, it’s possible to extend the stay for longer periods.
Many people in recovery find that it is beneficial to their sobriety and health to live in an environment with a support network. Contact Otter House Recovery if you need assistance in finding a sober housing home or other treatment options.