The use of medications during rehab depends upon the needs of the client. The Blackberry Center provides medically assisted detox services (as quitting some drugs cold turkey isn’t only difficult, but dangerous); as necessary under a medical professional’s supervision.
Because addiction recovery often involves the treatment of co-occurring disorders such as depression or Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder, certain medications may be prescribed to treat these conditions during rehab.
However, you will never be forced to take any medications that you do not want to take. When you enter rehab, you do not give up your rights as a person or a patient, in fact, one of the primary objectives of effective rehab programs is to allow you to take greater control over your life.