Family Therapy for Addiction at Casa Serena

At Casa Serena, we rebuild trusting relationships and show you how to create healthy boundaries. Recognizing that families are essential partners in building strategies for a healthy family system, we have designed a special Family Program to provide education, treatment, and support to the families, children and loved ones afflicted by the devastating effects of substance abuse and mental health disorders,

We teach families how to support their loved ones’ recovery process, while providing them the tools they need for their own recovery.

Addiction is often called a “family disease.” This is because it affects not only the addict but their loved ones as well. When someone is addicted to drugs or alcohol, their world begins to center around drug-seeking behaviors. This often leads to the destruction of relationships and emotional turmoil for those they love the most.

As a family member, you’ve asked yourself these questions over and over again, without concrete answers.

Casa Serena Family Program

Our substance abuse treatment and family therapy program is made up of 5 essential components that work together in creating positive change

The family addiction counseling at Casa Serena provides comprehensive, targeted therapy for each unique family unit, promoting relationship building, education, collaboration, problem solving, and conflict resolution. The end result is a happier, healthier family system with newfound respect and understanding for each member.

Family Psychoeducation

As a family member, nothing can feel more powerless than watching your loved one spiral downward in the disease of addiction. This group welcomes family members of our current clients to join us in learning how you can acquire new skills in developing positive strategies for change.

Our Multi-Family Process Group

Do you ever wonder what your loved one’s life might look like in recovery? This process group welcomes current clients, alumni, current family members and alumni family members to share their experience and offer hope to those still struggling.

Our Parenting Group

As a treatment program for women, we understand the importance of a mother’s connection to her children. We foster the reunification process of mothers and children through evidence-based techniques, providing mothers with new skills for raising children in a sober environment.

Our Alumni & Aftercare Group

Alumni can have an impactful presence for new clients. As a means of encouraging continued engagement for all alumni, this program creates community and maximizes sustained recovery through weekly meetings and activities.

Our Individual Family Sessions

These sessions are offered to current clients and families in our program to engage participants with interventions that directly address the multidimensional causes of an unhealthy family system.

Casa Serena Family Program

Benefits of Therapy for Family Members of Addicts

Involving family members in addiction therapy is an essential part of the treatment and recovery process. While your loved one is working on healing and overcoming the challenges of addiction, family therapy provides an opportunity for the family to heal from the damage caused by their loved one’s addiction. It also helps the family learn how to support their loved one without involving or using enabling behaviors. 

Family therapy sessions utilize various therapeutic approaches that focus on the family’s strengths as individuals and as a family unit. Together, they can better help their loved ones maintain their sobriety and avoid relapse and relapse triggers. It is essential to remember that many addicts return home to their families after completing treatment. Therefore, it is vital for members of the family to understand addiction and the best ways to help their loved one through support, healthy communication, and fostering or repairing trust.

Our Family Therapy for Addiction Program

If you or a family member are struggling with substance use or addiction, our family therapy program is an important part of addiction recovery. Contact us at Casa Serena today to learn more about how family therapy for addiction can promote healing and repair the damage done by addiction. 

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