Such misconceptions can prevent people from receiving the help that they require and make them more reluctant to accept the help that is being offered. Here are some of the myths that we hear a lot.
The client must hit rock bottom
Rehab is a quick fix cure
Addiction recovery is a long term process and clients need to be aware that drug rehabilitation is only the first step on a long road. Addiction can never be fully cured, but with a lot of effort from the client it can be managed.