Digitally focusing on relapse prevention
In this Desert Cove Blog article you'll learn about:
- Digital tools for addiction treatment include everything from mobile apps to virtual sobriety coaches and health-monitoring devices. Digital tools can both expand traditional substance abuse treatments and create new opportunities for help.
- Relapse prevention is one of the primary focuses of digital tools in addiction treatment. Substance use disorders are associated with higher levels of financial hardship and unemployment.
- Digital tools for substance abuse provide individuals with an immediate sense of control over their recovery. With a more self-controlled, personalized model of care, people are less likely to quit treatment early.