Complementary Therapies in Addiction Rehab

A variety of complementary and holistic therapies may be included in our patients’ individual treatment plans, depending on availability and referral by either medical or therapeutic staff.

The aim of using complementary therapies is to optimise the mental, physical and spiritual health of our patients, so that they can continue their lives without the need for mood-altering drugs or behaviours. These include equine therapy, mindfulness meditation, art group, relaxation therapy, aromatherapy, acupuncture, drumming therapy, Indian head massage, creative writing, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, Thai massage.

Participation in complementary therapies is arranged as part of treatment planning and incorporated into the patient’s personalised care plan on the advice of our Consultant Psychiatrist and therapy team.