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What to pack

For patients who are in residential addiction treatment, it is important to pack a five-day supply of comfortable, casual washable clothing. Limit luggage to one suitcase and an overnight bag.

Click for a printable packing check list (PDF).

Dress code
Recovery from alcoholism and chemical dependency can be enhanced by how you dress and how you care for your personal hygiene. Personal grooming may be a therapeutic concern. Such issues will be addressed by staff. Appropriateness of all dress and accessories is subject to the discretion of the staff.

Click for a printable dress code (PDF).

Marworth uses targeted support groups to help people who’ve had past trauma. Our team can help with these trauma symptoms:

  • Difficulty managing stress
  • Difficulty connecting with others
  • Feeling unsafe
  • Flashbacks or recurrent dreams
  • Disassociation
  • Sense of blame to self or others
  • Inability to remember key aspects of trauma
  • Grief
  • Survivor's guilt

Our addiction treatment program also offers trauma support through Seeking Safety: Trauma and PTSD Support Groups, which focus on topics such as:

  • Grounding skills
  • Asking for help
  • Boundaries
  • Recovery thinking
  • Anger and trauma

Call Marworth at 800-442-7722 or email marworth@marworth.org to speak with an admissions counselor. You can enroll in a substance use recovery program yourself or refer someone else for treatment. Many people are referred to Marworth by a family member, family doctor, therapist, employer, employee assistance program, insurance provider, clergy, community organization or another drug and alcohol center.