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Women’s Drug Detox: “The Only Way Out is Through.”

Detox is the first step in addiction recovery.

While it can cause some uncomfortable symptoms, successfully detoxing is one of the most important ways to lay the foundation for long-term sobriety. As in recovery in general, the only way out is through.

What is Drug Detoxification?

Detox is the process of safely removing toxic substances from the body, usually under medical supervision. At Her Harbor, we offer medical detox tailored to address women’s specific physiological and psychological needs, ensuring a compassionate and effective experience. Far from walking through it alone, you’ll be surrounded by seasoned, caring professionals who will make sure your detox experience is as safe and comfortable as possible.

Why Choose a Women’s Only Drug Center?

Walking into detox may be one of the most vulnerable moments of your life. A women’s only facility provides a safe, nurturing environment, free from the distractions and pressures of coed facilities. Here, we’re focused on creating a supportive community where shared experiences foster a deeper understanding and a stronger support network, which is crucial for long-term recovery.

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The Benefits of Fresno, California for Drug Detox

Our house in Fresno, California, offers a serene and healing environment that’s ideal for women’s drug detox. For locals, it offers a familiar setting that brings comfort during a challenging time. For those coming from far away, the change of scenery can be a powerful catalyst in breaking old patterns. The city’s resources, strong sober community, and support systems further enhance the recovery experience.

How Her Harbor Can Help

At Her Harbor, we treat our clients like family. Emotional and physical safety is our first priority, and we believe it lays the groundwork for recovery. Our team of experts is dedicated to offering personalized care, addressing both the physical and emotional aspects of detoxification.

Here in a women’s-only setting, we’re free to address the challenges specifically faced by women, including body image issues, societal pressures, hormonal challenges, co-occurring disorders, codependency, and more.

Ready to start the next chapter of your life? Reach out to our admissions team to learn how.

Frequently Asked Questions About Women’s Drug Detox

Detoxing at home can be risky, especially without professional supervision. Her Harbor offers medically supervised women’s drug detox to ensure safety and effectiveness.

Pregnant women require special care during drug detox. If you’re pregnant, reach out to us to learn how we can accommodate your needs.

The duration of drug detox for women varies depending on individual circumstances, like the duration and severity of drug use. In Fresno, our programs are tailored to meet each woman’s unique needs, ensuring a detox process that is both thorough and compassionate.

Women undergoing drug detox at Her Harbor have access to a range of support services including counseling, trauma-informed yoga and breathwork, and peer support groups, all designed to aid in a holistic recovery.

Yes, our Fresno facility offers specialized detox programs for women with trauma histories, integrating therapeutic approaches that address both addiction and underlying trauma.

Detox is the first step in addiction treatment. It focuses on physical stabilization, while subsequent addiction treatment addresses the psychological aspects of substance abuse. At Her Harbor, we offer both detox and longer-term residential treatment.

Post-detox, women at Her Harbor are guided through a comprehensive treatment plan that includes therapy, skill-building, and relapse prevention strategies, paving the way for a sustainable recovery.