The stages of treatment (Stage 2) This is a guide of what to expect while being looked after in one of our drug and alcohol rehabilitation centres. Stage 2 Stage 2 takes normally 4 to 6 weeks. We use the 12 step programme in most cases. In Stage 2 we introduce intensive treatment which include steps 2 to 5, which are as follows: Step 2 – Belief in others Step 3 – Trust and faith as tools of recovery Step 4 – The reality of the past Step 5 – Reality Also as part of the intensive treatment we include: Anger management groups Peer evaluation reviews Goal setting Daily diary discussions Group therapy sessions One to one counselling (psychotherapy) Workshops on relapse prevention, anger management and relationships etc Lectures and video presentations Family sessions, women’s / men’s groups, and other ‘special interests’ groups that are incorporated into the programme We can help If you know someone suffering from addiction, please feel free to call us on 0845 3881 543 or Mobiles call 07811 606 606 for free confidential advice. We are open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, and are phones are always manned by a member of staff.