Alcoholism affects people of any race, sex, and class in Scotland. If you have a problem with alcohol or drugs, either binge drinking or excessive drinking there's a wide range of mental health services that can help.
Treatments offered for alcoholism may start with an intervention, discussion on 'moderation vs abstinence' and possibly the opinions of inpatient (drug or alcohol rehabilitation centre) or outpatient treatment (therapy), a detox may be required. A good 12-step facility with talking therapy, counselling and expertise in addiction is also medically recommended. Keeping the alcoholic apart from alcohol and all the triggers associated with acting out can mean hospitalisation or detox centre is the best solution. Not admitting to a drinking problem (denial) can often be an effective barrier to getting help for addicts.
Other mental illnesses include anxiety disorders like generalised anxiety disorder, mood disorders/postnatal depression, psychotic disorders like suffering from delusions and eating disorders.
There are many opportunities to go to rehab if you live in Oxgangs
The aim of our Rehab Guide is to equip you with tried and tested knowledge you need to confidently tackle alcohol or drugs problems proactively in Oxgangs and at the earliest possible stage to avoid further damage to your ability at work and/or your relationships.
We are a free help and assessment guide for selecting the right detox centre which can help you access rehab near Oxgangs that is tailored to your alcohol or drugs issues. Complete confidentiality is guaranteed.
At the Executive Rehab Guide, we understand that more prevalent addictions, including drug addiction, as well as other behavioural addictions such as gambling, internet, love, sex and shopping can have an adverse impact on a life.
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No matter where you live in Edinburgh, many CQC/SCSWIS approved addiction treatment centres can help you overcome your addiction. We'll help you find it.
Help and Advice a luxury weekend alcohol rehab near Oxgangs?
You will receive:
- You're much more likely to recover if you complete rehab at rehab
- Bespoke day case options
- One-to-one & therapy is available at your abstinence recovery clinic
- One-to-one counselling
- Advanced levels of care at abstinence recovery clinic
- Residential and medically supported withdrawal (detox)
- Access to both on and off-site 12-Step support groups
- Trauma therapy
- Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
- Treatment for any associated psychological issues
Guide to UK rehab
Wherever you live in Edinburgh or Scotland, there is the perfect 28-day rehab that can help you recover from your addiction. We'll help you find it.
The process of getting into rehab
NHS rehab Process: Your GP in Oxgangs is a good place to start. They can discuss your alcohol or drugs problems with you and help get you the right abstinence recovery clinic in Edinburgh.
Private rehab Process
Skip The Waiting List. Self-funding: you can self refer. This means literally call or turn up at your detox centre of choice with a credit card. See admissions.
Health insurance: choose your rehab and then ask GP to write a referral letter for you to take away. Alternatively, ask the doctor of advice on which hospital or clinic he recommends. More.
Arriving at the treatment centre
This will differ at different facilities but it is much the same everywhere
- You will be assessed so that your treatment needs and medical requirements are understood and a treatment plan is created
- You may need to detox
- You may be assigned a consultant psychiatrist near Oxgangs. They are in overall charge of your care and medication plan. They may make suggestions based on your diagnosis for additional medication or individual therapy on top of group work
- You may then assigned to a group of other patients etc.
- You are then possibly assigned a therapist or support worker/nurse locally in Edinburgh
- You may be given 12 step recovery literature
- You are probably shown your room which you may have to share
- You might then meet the rest of the alcoholics
Everyone is very friendly. The staff in Edinburgh have seen it all before so you are just another addict trying to recover. As patients, you are all in the same boat as everyone feels as raw and vulnerable as each other so making friends is normally easy.
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Does rehab work in Edinburgh?
Yes it does. There is a strong evidence base to support the treatment methods used at Castle Craig, as well as in support of residential rehabilitation treatment for alcohol or drugs/addictions.
What Are The Success Rates? "99% of alcoholics/addicts from the Castle Craig addiction treatment programme stated that when they arrived on site, numerous staff made them feel welcome for treating alcohol or drugs issues"
What's it like? Click here for more information.
Two reasons why rehabs work so well
Tailored Treatment: Private clinics in Edinburgh tend to use a bespoke treatment model rather than a one-size-fits-all approach. Many clients have co-occurring issues like personality disorders or past traumas or abuse. Addiction is often seen as a response to inner turmoil.
The ability to custom tailor a treatment plan enables clinic staff to achieve maximum benefits from every therapy chosen. Remember time is limited to 28-days if you have health insurance.
Every patient receiving treatment at a UK residential facility is part of a group that is constantly in one another presence, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Local community-based or local outpatient services based in Edinburgh does not offer this opportunity or level or isolation. It is proven that taking a person out of their home and away from 'using friends' or 'dealers' offers a better chance of staying sober long term.
"Rehab gave me a new lease on life. The experience allowed me to pull my soul out of the dark abyss that was my drug addiction. I am deeply grateful to everyone who played a role in my recovery. Really enjoy having a place to go to if things get bad again." Cheyenne May 2019 Morval
Why rehab might not work:
- Lack of 12 step programme
- Co-occurring disorders such as mood disorders and body dysmorphic disorders are not identified
- See addiction myths
Want an Addiction Recovery Program that works? See Getting into the right long-term Residential rehab.
How long does rehab take?
Patients are usually admitted into treatment at a private clinic or hospital from four weeks to 6 months, depending on the severity of the addiction. The best results are achieved when people stay in treatment for at least 12 weeks. Detox can take place before admission or on arrival alongside other therapies. More.
Cost of rehab
Costs can range from £2,000 per week for a basic service to around £10,000 per week for a boutique service. Some clinics charge extras that have to be covered separately and which you may not anticipate in advance. More on Costs.
I can’t afford to go to rehab, what do I do?
The Executive Rehab Guide understand that every circumstance is different.
That’s why our package stays are competitively priced and have been voted the most affordable in recent years.
Ways to pay:
We offer our patients many different ways to pay for their treatment, you can cover the cost of your treatment with:
- Private Medical Insurer (BUPA)
- Pay-as-you go finance plans
- Weekly payments
- Discounts of long-term stays
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The Perfect Rehab Location
Finding the best rehab programme for alcohol or drugs/mental health difficulties is vital to long-term success. But where close or far? Every alcoholic/addict is different. However, most counsellors often recommend that removing alcoholics away from their local environment where they may have drunk, used or acted out is probably a good idea.
It is better that the location is quiet and has an atmosphere that is both calm, peaceful and still 100% recovery-focused. However, that does not mean that city rehabs do not have appeal.
The difficulty with towns and city location is that offer easy access to alcohol and drugs, whereas locations without shops and fewer people make accessing substances that little bit harder. Perhaps this could be the difference between a moment's weakness leading to relapse or sobriety.
Recommended rehabs. One rehab that ticks all of these boxes is Castle Craig based outside Edinburgh. Only a 4-hour train ride or less from Edinburgh. Over 10,000 patients have passed through our doors since 1988, and the majority have gone on to achieve, long-term abstinent recovery from their addictions. Another is Smarmore Castle in Ireland.
Why are more addicts in Edinburgh choosing Castle Craig
- Leading detox centre
- a well respected drug and alcohol addiction rehabilitation
- Offer after care and ongoing support
- Free, no-obligation addiction assessment
- Prescription of medications to help stop substance use
- Individual 1:1 therapy and structured group therapy programmes
- Motivational Interviewing
- The Hospital and its staff are committed to offering skilled professional medical, nursing and therapeutic services to patients and their families
- 94% of patients from the Castle Craig Addiction Treatment Programme would recommend us to a friend or family member
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Executive Rehab provides people suffering from substance addictions and co-occurring issues such as depression and anxiety professional guidance on solutions to their problems.
Residential treatment aims to support you through the initial stages of detox, and equip you with the tools you need for long term abstinence. More.For detailed information visit the Castle Craig website.
Edinburgh alcohol and drug addiction resources
alcohol and drug problems often results in risk-taking behaviour due to intoxication: this could include violence, reckless driving or sexual behaviour, causing domestic violence, accidents and injuries.Other local areas: Welsh Hook, Balephetrish, Clarkston, Baginton, Llanteems, Drumintee, Creggan, Inishmore, Starr's Green, Bargarran, Dolymelinau and Woodhall.
FAQs/weekend alcohol rehab
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Please note Castle Craig does not treat sex addiction, however, treatment is available at other recommended UK rehabs.