Detoxification: Substance use results in the residues of these substances remaining in the body, resulting in a craving for these substances. This hinders the recovery process. Detox is the first step of the recovery process intended to remove the residues of substances from the body as the patient undergoes withdrawal symptoms. This process is done under the supervision of a Psychiatrist and managed by trained staff. The individual undergoing detox is monitored for physical and psychological symptoms.