Recovery First Treatment Center – Fort Lauderdale

Individual Therapy

Individual therapy sessions are typically one hour in duration and held 5 days a week with your primary therapist. A variety of different treatment modalities are used, including but not limited to Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Motivational Interviewing (MI), and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT).

Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR)

EMDR is reserved for those who have been in treatment for some time and whose physician and therapist agree that this intensive level of work is appropriate for the patient.

Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT)

MAT combines pharmacotherapy with counseling and behavioral therapeutic approaches to treat substance use disorders such as alcohol use disorder and opioid use disorder. Naltrexone is the only MAT medication administered at Recovery First Fort Lauderdale.

Group Therapy

Group therapy sessions are one hour in length and occur 5 to 6 times a day, 7 days a week, but can vary depending on your level of care. Below are some of our group therapy offerings:

  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
  • Pain Management Groups
  • Nutrition Groups

Alternative Psycho-Educational, Supportive, & Expressive Therapies

Additional therapeutic interventions are offered to complement your overall care and wellbeing. Below are a few of our noteworthy offerings:

  • Music Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Mindfulness: Mindfulness and meditation group occurs at 6 AM for sunrise at the beach. The beach is walking distance from the facility.
  • Yoga: Yoga occurs every morning from 9 to 10 AM.