Making the Decision to Start Treatment

Are you or a loved one struggling with addiction and mental health challenges? Taking the first step towards recovery is a crucial decision that can transform your life. At 12 South Recovery, a leading dual diagnosis treatment center in Lake Forest, CA, we understand the importance of this decision and are here to guide you on your journey to a healthier, happier life. In this article, we’ll explore the factors to consider when deciding to start treatment and how our specialized programs can help you achieve lasting recovery.

Why Should You Consider Treatment?

Facing addiction and mental health issues can be overwhelming, but seeking treatment can offer hope and healing. Here’s why you should consider starting treatment:

  1. Improved Quality of Life: Treatment can significantly enhance your overall well-being, allowing you to regain control of your life.
  2. Healthier Relationships: Recovery can help repair damaged relationships with loved ones and foster healthier connections.
  3. Enhanced Mental Health: Addressing both addiction and mental health issues simultaneously increases your chances of sustained recovery.
  4. Safety and Support: In a treatment center like 12 South Recovery, you’ll be in a safe, supportive environment with access to expert care.

Understanding Dual Diagnosis Treatment

Dual diagnosis refers to the co-occurrence of substance use disorders and mental health conditions. It’s essential to address both issues concurrently for comprehensive recovery. Our dual diagnosis treatment programs are tailored to meet the unique needs of individuals facing these challenges.

How to Make the Decision to Start Treatment

Making the decision to seek treatment can be challenging, but it’s a vital step toward a better future. Consider the following:

  • Reflect on the impact of addiction and mental health issues on your life.
  • Discuss your concerns and goals with a trusted friend or family member.
  • Research treatment options and find a facility that aligns with your needs.
  • Reach out to professionals for guidance and support.

Why Choose 12 South Recovery?

At 12 South Recovery, we are committed to providing personalized, evidence-based treatment to help you achieve lasting recovery. Here’s why you should choose us:

  • Experienced and compassionate staff dedicated to your well-being.
  • A holistic approach to treatment, addressing both addiction and mental health.
  • A serene and comfortable environment conducive to healing.
  • Comprehensive aftercare programs to support your ongoing recovery journey.

Contact 12 South Recovery Today!

Ready to take the first step towards a brighter future? Contact 12 South Recovery today and embark on your journey to recovery. Our team is here to guide you every step of the way.


Dual diagnosis treatment addresses both substance use disorders and mental health issues concurrently, improving the chances of successful recovery.

Signs of needing treatment include loss of control over substance use, deteriorating mental health, strained relationships, and a desire to make positive changes.

We accept many insurance plans. Contact us for a free insurance verification to determine your coverage.

Treatment typically includes individual and group therapy, medical supervision, holistic therapies, and a supportive community environment.

Yes, we provide comprehensive aftercare programs to support your continued recovery and long-term success.

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At Twelve South Recovery, we accept most health insurance.

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