Some say the most difficult part of rehabilitation is not the rehabilitation itself, but the period of time immediately afterward. After weeks of having a constant support system of people guiding, encouraging, and educating a teen who has an addiction, that recovering addict is sent back into the world from which he or she came. The same troubles remain at school, work, or home and the youths are possibly put back into the same environment that influenced their substance abuse in the first place. Now they have to keep working at recovering with a little less support; yet, hopefully finding help in loving family members, friends and local support groups.
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