A dual diagnosis is when a person has an addiction to alcohol or drugs, which is further complicated by a mental health issue, like depression, trauma or severe anxiety.
Our addiction therapists deliver a clinically proven addiction treatment programme of 12 Step therapy, CBT, psychoeducation, EMDR, group, 1 to 1 & complementary therapies, including equine therapy, oxygen therapy, fitness, massage and acupuncture. See example timetable.
Our countryside location is quiet and peaceful which is part of what makes rehab at Castle Craig unique.
We have a range of comfortable private and shared en-suite bedrooms to suit all preferences and budgets.
Many have beautiful views of the Scottish hills through Georgian windows. All of our detox rooms are single-occupancy and en-suite, for maximum privacy.
Over 10,000 patients have passed through our rehab centre's doors since 1988, and the majority have gone on to achieve long-term abstinent recovery from their addictions.
Our medical team of doctors, nurses and therapists are led by our Consultant Psychiatrists and Medical Director. We help our patients recover through an intensive, personalised addiction programme that combines medical treatment and a range of addiction therapies that include the 12 Step programme, CBT and other psychotherapies, complementary therapies, oxygen therapy, and continuing care.
Addiction is a serious illness that affects the patient and the family. We strive to help patients recover through our intensive, personalised treatment programme that facilitates the 12 steps, provides clinically excellent medical treatment, and utilises CBT and other psychotherapies.
Our alcohol and drug treatment programmes have been carefully constructed through decades of professional and practical experience and apply to patients from all walks of life.
We have developed a specialised, evidence-based residential treatment programme to target alcoholism. Our expert team of psychiatrists, doctors, nurses and qualified therapists deliver exceptional care, detoxification, clinically proven psychotherapies, alcohol rehab, 12 Step facilitation, complementary therapies and fitness to get you on the road to recovery.
Our expert medical team has decades of experience in managing complex detoxification from addictive drugs such as cocaine, prescription drugs, opiates, and cannabis safely and with minimal discomfort. We deliver a comprehensive therapeutic drug addiction treatment programme, enabling you to break the cycle of addiction and live a drug-free life.
We are fortunate to be located on a private 50-acre woodland estate in the stunning Scottish countryside. We make full use of our grounds and facilities to enhance your recovery. The outstanding beauty of the Castle Craig grounds and woodland helps patients connect with nature, practise mindfulness and encourage fitness. So before you join us, please take a moment to wander through our photo & video gallery to see what you can expect from Castle Craig before you start your treatment.
We understand that the need to reach out for help with addiction, treatment or residential rehab doesn't just happen during the working day. For more information about the admissions process or treatment at Castle Craig for alcohol and drugs, please call our 24-hour Help Desk (Confidential Phone Lines).
Just over five years ago, I entered through the front door, and I have never looked back. I was broken, completely and utterly beyond help or so I thought. Five years on, I have a life. More than a life, I have hope for the future and my continuing recovery.
From the moment you enter our rehab centre, you are under our compassionate care, and we will do our utmost to help you settle in and make you feel welcome. Castle Craig is a unique hospital on a beautiful Scottish estate and is an unforgettable place to begin your recovery journey.
Castle Craig is a family-run treatment centre. Read about what brought Peter and Margaret McCann and their children to Castle Craig in 1988 and why they decided to launch Scotland's first 12 Step residential rehab clinic. Their vision and mission, driven by compassion and a desire to help people recover from addiction, has endured for over 30 years.