Group Therapy

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Group therapy involves multiple individuals led by a qualified therapist, who uses the emotional interaction of the group members to help them solve their problems. Group therapy is a cornerstone of addiction treatment programs, providing a supportive and healing environment for individuals struggling with substance abuse.

Group therapy involves a small group of individuals, typically led by a trained therapist or counsellor, coming together to share their experiences, emotions, and insights related to addiction and recovery. Within these groups, you can connect with others who have faced similar challenges, creating a sense of community and understanding.

The format of group therapy allows you to learn from one another’s experiences, gain perspective, and develop valuable coping strategies and techniques. By actively participating and listening to others, you can gain insights into your own journey of recovery and develop a support network of peers who truly understand what you are going through.

Sharing your thoughts, fears, and successes in a group therapy setting can be empowering and validating. Hearing others’ stories and witnessing their progress can offer hope and inspiration, reminding you that recovery is indeed possible. Group therapy creates a safe space for you to express yourself honestly, free from judgment.

In addiction recovery community, various terms are used to describe different types of group therapy sessions. “”Psychoeducational groups”” focus on educating you about addiction, relapse prevention, and healthy coping mechanisms. These sessions aim to equip you with knowledge and skills to navigate the challenges of recovery successfully.

“Process groups” emphasize open discussion and exploration of emotions, thoughts, and behaviors. Here, you have the opportunity to delve into the underlying causes of addiction and work through any unresolved issues. Process groups create self-reflection and encourage personal growth, helping you better understand yourself and your triggers.

“Skills development groups” focus on building essential life skills necessary for lasting recovery. These sessions may cover topics such as communication, stress management, and problem-solving. Learning and practicing these skills can empower you to make positive choices and effectively deal with challenges both during and after rehab.

Group therapy has been an integral part of addiction treatment since the early days of formalized addiction recovery programs. It has proven to be an effective approach, offering numerous benefits such as emotional support, interpersonal growth, and relapse prevention. Many individuals find that participating in group therapy significantly enhances their overall treatment experience and long-term success in recovery.

    Addiction and Mental Health

    Treatment Services

    Founded in 2008, WeDoRecover has evolved from an advisory service for addiction treatment into a comprehensive provider of care, following its 2019 merger with Changes Addiction Rehab in Johannesburg. Specializing in connecting patients to top-tier addiction treatment centers in the UK, South Africa, and Thailand, WeDoRecover supports individuals globally, including those from the United Arab Emirates and Europe. Accepting both South African medical aid and international health insurance, the organization facilitates access to high-quality treatment for substance and alcohol use disorders, offering individualized care that addresses the physical, mental, and social needs of patients.

    Our team, led by Gareth Carter, offers empathetic and professional support, guiding you through every step of the treatment process. Whether you're in South Africa or abroad, our acceptance of various insurance plans makes quality care accessible, providing a platform for lasting recovery and a healthier future.

    Inpatient Rehab

    Our rehab care is a good option if you are at risk of experiencing strong withdrawal symptoms when you try stop a substance. This rehab option would also be recommended if you have experienced recurrent relapses or if you have tried a less-intensive treatment without success.


    If you're committed to your sobriety but cannot take a break from your daily duties for an inpatient program. Outpatient rehab treatment might suit you well if you are looking for a less restricted format for addiction treatment or simply need help with mental health.


    Therapy can be good step towards healing and self-discovery. If you need support without disrupting your routine, therapy offers a flexible solution for anyone wishing to enhance their mental well-being or work through personal issues in a supportive, confidential environment.

    Mental Health

    Are you having persistent feelings of being swamped, sad or have sudden surges of anger or intense emotional outbursts? These are warning signs of unresolved trauma mental health. A simple assesment by a mental health expert could provide valuable insights into your recovery.

    Finding the right rehab close to you is simple with WeDoRecover. Our network includes the finest rehab centers, ensuring personalised, quality care for your recovery needs. Let Gareth Carter and our empathetic team help guide you to a center that feels right for you, offering expert care and support. Start your healing today by choosing a rehab that's not just close to you, but also that truly cares about your loved ones recovery.

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