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Aftercare is a therapeutic accompaniment is a technical assistance for patients with serious psychic problems and situations of social risk, thus allowing the continuation of treatment outside medical centres such as the supervision of their daily lives. The care giver is part of an interdisciplinary team led by a therapist (psychologist or psychiatrist) indicating in each case the specific instructions of assistance. Generally, the specialist accompanies patients through visits to the institution in which the internship, to complement the treatments you receive a personalised and close monitoring. And when the patient leaves the centre, followed by accompanying and visiting their homes in order to avoid relapses since it is people with a psychic profiles instability. The functions of the therapist during their visits include the enforcement of decision-relevant medication and monitoring of sound routines to facilitate their integration into society and improving their lifestyle. Among patients who require this type of therapeutic accompaniment, predominantly people with addictions to illegal toxic drugs associated with mental disorders.