Location and Profile
The clinics in this group have developed an impressive reputation for treating all types of addiction. This particular centre is located in Hale, Cheshire. This facility is regulated by the Care Quality Commission to ensure that it provides the highest possible standard of quality. The clinic is just one of 17 clinics/hospitals that are part of the large group that runs these centres.
Addiction Helper can provide transport to this facility, please call us for details.
- Alcohol abuse
- Drug abuse
- Sex addiction
- Gambling addiction
- Eating disorders
- Dual diagnosis
The staff members at this centre start from the assumption that each client is unique, and that they will therefore need to have this taken into account. They do not subscribe to a one size fits all approach. The team are committed to providing a safe and nurturing environment in which the individual will be able to overcome their addiction and begin moving towards their potential.
The clinic has been open since 1986. There are 47 beds available in the facility. The philosophy of this unit is that the environment they provide can be as important as any other aspect of the treatment, so they are dedicated to providing a good standard of comfort. Each resident gets their own room with en suite facilities. They will also have a TV and telephone in there. They share a main dining room and other communal spaces. The decor and facilities would be described as luxurious. It is sometimes possible for residents to have guests, but it depends on the program they are following. The facility itself is a grade 2 listed building, and there are landscaped grounds.
The Treatment Team
The treatment team at the centre are led by a consultant psychiatrist. The team is made up of a wide variety of professionals including:
- Support workers
The Treatment Program
The overall goal of the treatment program is to empower the individual to so that they will be able to take charge of their own life in recovery. In order to make this possible the clinic makes use of a variety of different approaches including:
- The Twelve Steps are used in groups such as Alcoholics Anonymous for alcohol detox and Narcotics Anonymous.
- Cognitive behavioural therapy
- Holistic therapies
The clinic also uses other treatment modalities to suit the needs of the client. The goal is to get the individual back to normal living as quickly as possible.
Best Suited For
The clinic will be a good choice for anyone who is serious about ending their addiction. This facility offers a high level of comfort, so this means that the resident will find it easier to just concentrate on getting better. The fact that each client gets their own room will make it easier for people who value their own personal space.
This facility does have wheelchair access, toilets for the disabled, and disabled parking. They will also be able to provide signing services if required.