The US, for example, has a lot of treatment centres relative to its population, yet the national average for people seeking treatment hovers around 10 percent. Why don’t people seek help for addiction?…
Castle Craig residential rehab recently inspected by Healthcare Improvement Scotland and awarded Excellent grades in 5 categories including risk management category….
While the biological roots of chemical dependency are similar for everyone, each person’s struggle with addiction is unique. That’s the main reason for individual treatment programs that cater to each person’s needs, triggers, and goals….
A great deal of substance abuse and addiction relates to mental health, therefore psychiatric evaluations often serve an important purpose in addiction treatment and ongoing recovery….
Addiction recovery programs like drug rehab and behavioral counseling do more than just help an addict break from addiction, the problem solving skills you gain in treatment help you construct a better life for years to come….
Going to rehab is a major step in changing your life forever, so it should get all of your focus. The best solution is to go away to a remote location where your daily life is only about recovery….
When a family has a loved one in recovery, it’s important to understand the treatment process and how to prevent relapse triggers from creeping in. Learn what to expect in recovery and offer as much support as possible….
Many people going through addiction recovery make the mistake of assuming that some drugs, like cigarettes, are harmless compared harder substances but addiction is addiction. Should you quit smoking cigarettes in rehab?…
The treatment process for recovering from your addiction will benefit tremendously from a remot living arrangement where you can relax and focus on your health and wellness….
Addiction recovery is a group effort and we all support one another through the process. Find ways to be of service and connect with others while in treatment to help us all get better every day….
Summer is the season of fun in the sun but if you’re enrolled in an addiction treatment program, it can be difficult to savor the summer months. Here are 5 ways to make the most of your summer in treatment….
For individuals struggling with an unhealthy relationship with food, proper care from a reputable eating disorder treatment program can help improve mental and physical health….
Addiction is a dangerous and chronic condition that should be treated immediately. There’s no sense in procrastination when it comes to addiction treatment….
Relapse Prevention is a key tool for those recovering from addiction and substance abuse; use these 7 questions to keep yourself on the straight and narrow….
Addiction takes a long time to develop and therefore requires a sufficient length of time to fully heal as well. So don’t rush your recovery, do the work to make sobriety a new lifestyle….
Depression and anxiety can present themselves in various obvious and not obvious manners. Seemingly on a wind, a loved one’s emotions can change…
Family time promotes the integration of recovery and a newly sober loved one. Creating a strong foundation in the family home helps a loved one create a strong foundation in their personal life and their new life of recovery….
You’re leaving rehab and feeling anxious. What will life outside be like without alcohol and drugs? How difficult will it be to achieve a healthy and happy lifestyle? Addiction therapist Chris Burn gives 10 tips for building a sober social life after addiction treatmtent….
Should two friends, a couple, brothers & sisters, or family members who both suffer from alcohol or drug addiction attend rehab together? Read more….
New study shows longer addiction treatment significantly improves long term recovery rates. Castle Craig’s patient outcome studies show a 45% better abstinence rate….
An interpreter working with a patient in a residential rehab setting is quite uncommon. Despite the challenges, over the last five years Castle Craig has proven it can indeed work….
The review’s author concludes that there are very few treatment services apart from Castle Craig Hospital that can show academic and theoretical backing for their treatment model….
Your addiction therapist will devise a personalised treatment plan to take you through the process of recovery from alcohol, drug or gambling addiction….
It’s a huge decision to come into inpatient rehab treatment. Prof Chick, leading researcher in the addiction field, advises on what happens when patients ask to leave addiction treatment early….
Smarmore Castle Private Clinic today opens its doors to offer specialist in-patient treatment for people with alcoholism, drug addiction and gambling addiction. The first patients start treatment this week….