Addictions/illnesses treated: Alcohol, drugs, prescription drugs, gambling, shopping, sex and love, gaming and computer, co-dependency, food and eating disorders, dual diagnosis.
Accommodation: Clients stay in single or shared rooms, all with access to TV and telephone. Communal areas are designed for comfort and relaxation, and decorated to a high standard. Clients have their meals in the main dining room which offers an excellent choice of dishes.
Ethos: To help clients find recovery from the physical and emotional effects of addiction
Treatment: The personalised addictions programme is based on the 12 step abstinence model, and incorporates cognitive behavioural therapy, individual and group counselling and therapy, and educational workshops. The client’s family is encouraged to become involved in the programme in order to give them a greater understanding of addiction and to aid recovery. Clients are allocated a named therapist who will work with them to identify their treatment goals. Holistic therapies are also offered.
Staff: A consultant psychiatrist leads a highly experienced team of nursing staff, counsellors and therapists.
Location and Profile
This centre is located on Ransom Road in Nottingham in a nice location – the facility is in a grade 2 building. Like all the other clinics belonging to the group, the aim here is to offer quality treatment to those individuals who are dealing with problems like addiction. The most popular program that they offer is the 28 day residential program – after which the client should have a firm foundation in recovery.
- Substance abuse
- Alcohol addiction
- Drug addiction
- Prescription drug addiction
- Gambling addictions
- Sex and relationship addictions
- Shopping addiction
- Dual diagnosis
This clinic is able to accept residents with a wide range of mental health conditions, so long as their primary problem is related to addiction.
The staff members at the centre understand that they have a strong reputation to live up to, and this is why they are so devoted and dedicated. The goal of this service is to empower clients so that they will be then able to get the most out of their life. This can only be achieved through abstinence, but the goal of team is to focus on the person and not just their symptoms.
One of the things that mark out the group as unique is their emphasis on providing a comfortable environment for their clients. They do this because they understand that if the resident feels uncomfortable with their environment, they will not be able to get the most out of their stay. Each of the clients in the residential program gets their own room with a TV, landline phone, and en suite facilities. The furnishings in the shared rooms of the unit are well maintained and designed to be comfortable. There are also landscaped gardens surrounding the building.
The Treatment Team
The team at this clinic is made up of a number of dedicated professionals who will each have their own skills and knowledge. The team has a consultant psychiatrist as their leader and it also consists of; doctors, nursing staff, therapists, counsellors, and support staff.
The Treatment Program
The program is based around care pathways that are designed around the unique needs of the individual. Residents will be expected to complete all of the 12 Steps during their stay, and they will also benefit from one to one therapy, and group therapy. It is emphasised that the program does not end once the individual is ready to go home – there is no real graduation day. The aim is to get the individual comfortable with a program of recovery, so that they will be able to continue with this once they return home.
Best Suited For
The centre is best suited for males and females who have a history of substance abuse. This facility does not treat anyone under the age of 18.
- Disabled Access
- The clinic has:
- Disabled parking
- Wheelchair access
- Disabled WC