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Find Us at iCAAD

April 26, 2017 in News & Views

Castle Craig and Smarmore Castle are proud to be official partners of the International Conference on Addiction and Associated Disorders (iCAAD), which takes place from the 1st to the 3rd May in central London. Read more

New Appointments at Castle Craig

April 19, 2017 in News & Views

Castle Craig is very pleased to announce the appoint of José Lopes Pereira as our new Head Therapist. There have also been a number of promotions within our therapy team. Read more

Castle Craig in Sweden

April 12, 2017 in News & Views

We have opened a new office in Stockholm, Sweden. Its purpose is to provide assessments, continuing care and family therapy to patients who are travelling to Scotland for treatment. Read more

Improvements and Changes at Castle Craig

March 30, 2017 in News & Views

We continue to improve facilities and accommodation at Castle Craig. This includes new counselling and consulting rooms, a dedicated examination room, a doctor’s office and an additional intensive treatment unit. Read more

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

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

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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