Alcohol Detox & Rehab Clinics in the South West
Alcohol Detox & Rehab Centre in Wiltshire
Accommodation : This clinic accommodates 32 clients with all bedrooms being shared to allow clients to support each other and to avoid feelings of isolation and hopelessness. There is a 24-hour pantry with facilities to make hot and cold drinks. Clients can buy basic toiletries and healthy snacks from an in-house shop. Fresh and healthy meals are provided each day by an in-house chef. There are facilities for croquet, badminton and table tennis, and a weekly visit to a local gym is also arranged.
Ethos : A caring, therapeutic environment in which clients can safely address their alcohol addiction and the feelings of hopelessness that accompanies it.
Alcohol Treatment : A well-structured programme based on the 12 step model of abstinence. It includes group therapy, one-to-one relapse prevention counselling, workshops, and educational lectures. Clients are given reading and writing assignments as well as practical tasks designed to help them to develop better ways of dealing with their alcohol problem. They are encouraged to participate in creative workshops such as creative writing, dramatherapy, art therapy and drumming. Therapeutic duties around the house are assigned to bring routine and normality in their lives. Complimentary therapies, such as Indian head massage and yoga, are also offered.
Staff : A multi-disciplinary team of highly qualified alcohol addiction counsellors, doctors and nurses.