Addictions treated: Alcohol, drugs, compulsive behaviour disorders.
Accommodation: A beautiful Grade II listed Georgian building, situated in a peaceful part of South West London. Spacious and elegant, the clinic treats up to 23 women at a time and allows them the personal space to recover. It has a lovely garden which offers a peaceful haven from the city. Bedrooms are contemporary, light and airy and bathrooms are newly fitted. Facilities include a large living room with a TV.
Ethos: Mutual support is vital to recovery.
Treatment: A 12-24 week therapeutic programme based on the 12 step abstinence model. Clients are involved in their own treatment planning which includes group work, workshops and individual counselling with a focus on relapse prevention. The clinic takes a holistic approach and offers a range of alternative therapies such as art therapy and reflexology. A gym membership is also offered. Clients are encouraged to participate in the running of the house and in community decisions in order to re-build confidence and to re-learn life skills. A 12 week structured aftercare programme is provided if required.
Staff: A highly qualified team of counsellors and therapists specialising in addiction and personality and eating disorders.