It’s no wonder amphetamines like Adderall and Ritalin are so addictive – though prescribed by doctors, they are powerful stimulants that aren’t much different from methamphetamines in chemical composition. When misused for recreational purposes, they cause a prolonged surge of energy. The resulting crash and accompanying cravings often lead users to take more, causing them to build a tolerance and eventually develop an addiction.
Once your body adjusts to accommodate the presence of amphetamines, you might find it hard to function without them. Quitting suddenly can cause withdrawal symptoms such as:
At The Dawn, we understand how hard it can be to stop amphetamine abuse. That’s why we designed a comprehensive detox and addiction treatment programme that helps you safely clear your body of toxicity and prepare yourself to confidently manage your life without the use of prescription stimulants.
Our programmes are all-inclusive, meaning you can leave your worries at the door and focus entirely on recovery.
Comfortable and private room in a beautiful riverside facility with full-service amenities at your fingertips.
Clients at The Dawn know they’re in good hands. That’s because we house a licensed team of addiction professionals with extensive experience in treating addiction to prescription drugs, including prescription amphetamines.
Unlike larger corporate rehabs, we take a highly personalised approach to addiction treatment: we treat you as an individual, not a number. Our high staff-to-client ratio ensures you’ll receive plenty of one-on-one attention. And, your community of counsellors and recovery peers will take the time to get to know you, so you’ll safe to express yourself in our non-judgmental space.
Unlike in outpatient rehab where access to required support is much more limited, in residential treatment, you’ll be 100-percent immersed in your recovery experience. The stresses and distractions of your work, family and social life will be kept at a distance, allowing you all the time you need to focus on your personal growth. You’ll have access to support from our attentive team 24 hours a day, meaning you’ll never be alone during challenging moments – you’ll always have help when you need it.
Our highly personalised and intensive treatment programme centres on several main components: detox, addiction counselling and holistic wellness therapy.
When making important life changes like getting sober, doing so in a new place can greatly improve your chances of success. That’s because taking yourself out of your old using environment removes the people, places and activities that tend to trigger your use, and getting a fresh perspective helps you begin to form new habits. Here at our peaceful facility in the countryside of Northern Thailand, you’ll enjoy listening to the sounds of the Ping River flowing by, watching the sun set over the banana trees, and waking up to bird song in the morning – all a boon to your peace of mind and progress.
We believe in healing the whole person. You’ll receive intensive therapy, but meditation, relaxation, movement and recreational activities will all play an important role in your treatment. Here’s an example of what a typical day looks like at The Dawn: