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Bitcoin Addiction Treatment in the News

Global media coverage following Castle Craig’s press release about cryptocurrency/bitcoin addiction On May the 28th 2018 Castle Craig Hospital issued a press release: Cryptocurrency Addiction Now Treated at Top UK Rehab Clinic. Castle Craig appears to have been the first rehab clinic in the world to call attention to bitcoin addiction treatment. The UK’s Press Association picked up the story and then Agence France Presse delivered it to virtually every news desk in the world. It was a genuinely new story because the mainstream media hadn’t made the connection between cryptocurrency trading and addiction. Summary of the Global News Coverage on…

Cryptocurrency FAQ’s

Yes – according to Dr Mark Griffiths, Professor of Behavioural Addiction at Nottingham Trent University and director of the International Gaming Research Unit…

Behavioural Addictions

At Castle Craig, we do not believe in a “one size fits all” approach to treatment. We treat each patient who comes here as a unique individual with specific needs…

What Are the Symptoms of Depression?

Depression may be a part of another condition such as substance abuse, substance withdrawal. Read about the symptoms of depression and addiction treatment….


Bulimia is a serious eating disorder characterised by a cycle of severe binge eating followed by vomiting, intense exercise, use of laxatives to expelling the consumed food. Bulimia can be linked to alcohol or prescription drug addiction. Professional therapy and medical treatment is needed….

What is Pornography Compulsion?

Compulsive pornography viewing is a condition in which an individual has an unhealthy relationship to graphic/explicit materials. Is it a compulsion or an addiction? An “addiction” is a compulsive behaviour that is classified under DSM-5, the leading diagnostic guide for mental health professionals. In general terms “addiction” refers to a state in which an individual experiences decreased control with regards to their desire for a certain stimulus, and/or increased feeling of routine desire for that stimulus. Studies have shown that porn compulsivity is a genuine problem, as evidenced by the development of tolerance; decreased control over “consumption” despite negative consequences…

Drug Induced Psychosis

Drug induced psychosis is common and dangerous, Castle Craig rehab provides specialised addiction treatment, as well as professional information about drugs and psychosis….

Eating Disorders

Castle Craig offers eating disorders treatment for people with alcohol or drug addiction. Read about anorexia, bulimia nervosa & binge eating causes, links to prescription drug addiction, health risks….

Treatment for Eating Disorders and Addiction

Eating disorders often co-exist with addiction to drugs, alcohol and prescription drugs. Both are illnesses which require intensive rehab and long-term therapy at a residential clinic. We offer joined-up medical and treatment and therapy for both addictions and eating disorders at Castle Craig residential rehab clinic, Edinburgh, London, Ireland….

Gaming Addiction or Gaming Disorder

Gaming addiction or gaming disorder is a behavioural addiction to computer, video or online games. Some professionals may also categorise it under Internet or technology addiction…

Anorexia Nervosa

Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder where body image is severely distorted. It is a serious mental health condition requiring intense therapy and professional medical treatment….

Binge Eating Disorder Help

Binge eating disorder signs, symptoms and recovery. We treat dual diagnosis for binge eating and bulimia with drug addiction, prescription drug addiction, drinking problems, depression with therapy in our rehab treatment clinic….

Bitcoin Addiction

Castle Craig Hospital provides treatment for people addicted to day-trading, spread betting and the trading of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple & Litecoin. We treat these as forms of gambling addiction…

Compulsive Overeating and Addiction

At Castle Craig we help patients recover from compulsive overeating through cognitive behavioral therapy, in addition to complementary therapies like mindfulness meditation & specialised addiction coping skills….

Depression and Addiction Treatment

There are relationships between depression and addiction to alcohol, drugs and gambling. Visit Castle Craig rehab to understand more….

Drug Addiction and Depression

Find out more about the relationship between drug addiction and depression. Castle Craig provides specialised inpatient treatment for patients struggling with drug abuse and depression….

Dual Diagnosis and Addiction Treatment

Residential rehab is the best treatment for dual diagnosis – addiction to alcohol, drugs & other mental health problems: depression, anxiety, eating disorders, OCD, PTSD….

Eating Disorders and Dual Diagnosis

Eating disorders often co-occur with a range of other psychological conditions such as depression and anxiety. Find out more with Castle Craig….

Compulsive Hoarding and Addiction

Drug and alcohol use related to hoarding behaviors can successfully be treated at Castle Craig rehab with holistic care including targeted therapies that develop new coping skills for sustained recovery….