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Longer Length of Addiction Treatment Linked to Higher Success Rates

March 21, 2017 in News & Views

A new study published this month in the Open Journal of Psychiatry found that longer addiction treatment highly improves patients’ chances of long-term recovery. Read more

Healing Words: The Therapeutic Value of Creative Writing

March 2, 2017 in Addiction Advice

The new Creative Writing workshops at Castle Craig have a lot of benefits for recovering patients. Using creative input during alcohol and drug rehab treatment helps restore balance and build up self-identity. Read more

The Role of Recovery Coaching

February 8, 2017 in Addiction Advice

We spoke to recovery coach Camilla Crichton-Stuart to explore what exactly a recovery coach is and how this supplement to aftercare can help someone in recovery from alcohol or drugs live a happy, stable, sober life. Read more

Honorary Chair for Professor Jonathan Chick

January 25, 2017 in News & Views

Castle Craig’s Medical Director, Professor Jonathan Chick accepted a further honorary chair at Edinburgh Napier University. Read more

Facing Addiction in the U.K.

January 19, 2017 in News & Views

The U.S Surgeon General's recent report clearly asserts addiction is a chronic neurological disorder, and that those who suffer from it have the same right to treatment as patients with other diseases. Read more

It’s a Miracle Christmas – Don’t Fight It!

December 23, 2016 in Addiction Advice

I have been homeless at this time of year. I’ve also known addiction, the dole, depression and a terrible spiritual emptiness. Yet today I’m clean and sober and happy. How did this change happen? Read more

Alcohol-Free Christmas Cocktails for People in Recovery

December 21, 2016 in Addiction Advice

Try our winter alcohol-free cocktails for the Christmas and New Year's Eve party. These delicious mocktail recipes help those in recovery through the festive season. Read more

Jonathan Chick Receives the Max Glatt Award

December 7, 2016 in News & Views

Our congratulations go out to Castle Craig’s Medical Director, Professor Jonathan Chick, who has received the Max Glatt Award from the Medical Council on Alcohol (MCA). Read more

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