Addictions/ illnesses treated: alcohol, illegal drugs, prescription medication, gambling, sex and love, Internet, shopping, co-dependency, eating disorders, dual-diagnosis, depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, trauma, mental health issues.
Accommodation: 42 private, comfortable en-suite bedrooms with televisions. Clients are encouraged to have their meals in the main dining room. Suitable for clients aged 16 and over.
Ethos: Facilitating long-term recovery through abstinence, and restoring physical and psychological well-being.
Treatment: This centre specialises in mental health and addiction issues with excellent standards of psychiatric and psychological care. A 28-day inpatient stay based on the 12 step model for those with addiction includes individual and group work, educational lectures, holistic activities and family programmes. Medically assisted detoxes can be arranged. The general therapy programme for those suffering from depression, anxiety and stress uses cognitive behavioural techniques.
Staff: An experienced multi-disciplinary team of consultant psychiatrists, therapists and clinical staff.
Location and Profile
This clinic is located in the outskirts of the city, on Mansionhouse Road. It is part of a group of facilities which manages 17 clinics across the United Kingdom. The centre has built a good reputation for helping people overcome all types of addiction problems. They provide their treatment in luxurious surroundings so that most of the avoidable discomforts of achieving sobriety can be avoided. There basic program for those who are trying to break away from addiction is 28 days of residential care.
- Eating disorders (including anorexia and bulimia)
- Sex addiction
- Gambling addiction
- Dual diagnosis
The staff members at the centre are dedicated and conscientious. They understand that addiction is a complex problem, and that each individual will have their own unique needs. The goal is to help the client become empowered enough so they will be able to take charge of their own future in sobriety. The team in this facility has had a great deal of experience with treating addiction, and this puts them in a good position to be able to recommend what works.
All the clinics in this group are renowned for offering a high standard of comfort levels in their accommodation. This clinic is located in a grade 2 building, and it is set in well maintained grounds. Every resident gets their own room with an en suite bathroom. This room also contains a flat screen TV, DVD player, and telephone. The standard of the shared rooms is equally luxurious, and there are lounge areas as well as game areas. The dining room provides a wide range of choice in regards to food. There is also a gym so that clients can also work on reclaiming their physical health. Internet access is available in this facility.
The Treatment Team
The treatment team at this clinic includes a number of different professionals including:
- The Consultant Psychiatrist (this is the individual in charge of the multidisciplinary team)
- Psychiatrists with expertise in dealing with addiction.
- Ward doctors
- Support staff
The Treatment Program
The most crucial aspect of the treatment program offered by the centre is the client’s involvement. They will have their own unique needs, and the program will need to be built around this. The team at the facility make use of those approaches that have proved to be successful in the past. This would include treatment modalities such as cognitive behavioural therapy, 12 step work, and holistic treatments. All the resources that the individual needs to build a new life will be available, but it will be up to the individual to make the best use of these resources.
Best Suited For
The centre will be a good choice for those individuals who are looking for a strong foundation in recovery. Their stay in this facility will provide them with the opportunity to being rebuilding their life.
- Disabled Access
- Wheelchair access
- Disabled toilet
- Disabled parking
- Induction loop
For more information on treatment programs, cost and booking availability for this clinic, please call our Addiction Helper 24 hour helpline