Drug and Alcohol Rehab Dundee

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Transforming Lives: Drug and Alcohol Rehab Dundee

Comprehensive Recovery Programs for a Brighter Tomorrow

Find the Right Rehab Help to Heal From Addiction in Dundee

There are many different alcohol and drug rehabs in Scotland and it can be difficult to know what to search for and even what to ask. But don’t worry, we’re here to help.

It is important to choose a rehab that offers a recovery treatment plan that meets your needs and has a reliable team of qualified medical staff.

Why Castle Craig?

Those living in Dundee, Arbroath, Brechin, Carnoustie, Forfar, Glen Clova, and the surrounding areas may benefit from acute mental healthcare from Castle Craig located in West Linton. Castle Craig is just under 90 miles from Dundee down the M90.

If you choose to have detox and rehab treatment with Castle Craig you will be in extremely safe hands. The experienced team of staff has treated 10,000 patients who consistently report their lives improving dramatically after their time with us. See success rates.

We offer a holistic, versatile approach to therapy where you can combine several different therapeutic methods from cognitive behavioural therapy, group therapy, family therapy, and trauma therapy.

Castle Craig has 37 years of expertise and a family-run ethos, compassion at its core and impressive success rates.

We Treat a Range of Addictions Including:

Castle Craig’s Team of Trained Specialists

We have a qualified team of therapists accredited with either COSCA (Counselling and Psychotherapy Scotland) Scotland’s professional body for counselling and psychotherapy or BACP (British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy).

Alcohol Rehab

The 12 Step Model, provides the foundational framework for how we help patients deal with alcohol dependency.

This is one of the world’s most reputable addiction treatment approaches for drug and alcohol addiction and we have seen it work for patients repeatedly.

However, we understand everyone’s experience with addiction is unique. Your programme will be tailored specifically to fit your needs, including detoxification measures, length of treatment, what therapy you will attend, fitness programmes, and your type of accommodation.

“We are fully medically managed – Medical Director, Consultant Psychiatrists and a team of doctors and nurses.”

Drug Rehab

Different drug dependencies require different treatment methods.

If you have been using a harmful substance for a while, it is likely your body will have become dependent on it and you will need to go through a detoxification period.

Though many people fear this stage, with the right medical care it can be managed to be as comfortable as possible. It is best to go through detoxification in private rehab so that you can receive personal medical care if required.

Behavioural Addictions

Sometimes patients experience addictive behaviour that has a debilitating effect on their life from addictions that are considered ‘less severe.’ This can include, shopping, gambling, eating, relationships etc.

We understand that these vices can have a debilitating impact regardless of perceived stigmas. We offer treatment for Gambling addiction Gaming addiction and many other issues. These issues are addressed through therapy that can help you understand some of the underlying feelings that may be triggering unhealthy habits that are hard to kick. 

Put Your Recovery in Safe Hands

Castle Craig is a family-run hospital and we are here to support patients for the long term – well beyond their time at our wonderful castle.

Our location is an additional benefit for patients, as they often find the peace and serenity in nature that provides the headspace needed to truly heal.

Many of our patients have highly demanding jobs and family lives, so taking time for themselves in our 50 acres of private woodland often offers inspiration to recover that they may not have access to in their normal lives.

Now is the time to put yourself first, and truly heal for good.

Drug and Alcohol Rehab Dundee

Take the First Step Today

The first step to getting help is an assessment. 

  • Telephone assessment takes 30 minutes
  • Completely free of charge or obligation
  • Confidential and understanding
  • Allows us to advise on the correct treatment plan including detoxes

If you choose to attend Castle Craig you would also undergo a consultation with a psychiatrist.

Dundee Addiction Resources

Getting Here from Dundee

Find Us

We try to make the whole process of getting to Castle Craig as easy as possible and can arrange for a private driver to meet you at the airport or train station.

Castle Craig Hospital

Blyth Bridge,
West Linton
near Edinburgh
Scotland, UK
EH46 7DH


0808 271 7500

We Provide:

  • Customised tailored treatment plans
  • Treatment in a luxury resort-style facility
  • State-of-the-art equipment
  • Aftercare to help you stay sober and in recovery and lower the risk of relapse

Twelve-step fellowships are a great option for those who are unsure about treatment or don’t know where else to turn. Their meetings are free to attend and are completely confidential. Alcoholics Anonymous Dundee lists all of their meetings on their website.

How Can Castle Craig Help?

How Do I Pay For Rehab?

One concern we sometimes hear from people is how they will fund their rehab treatment. The cost of rehab varies depending on what kind of accommodation you choose. You can pay for treatment at Castle Craig privately, or through medical insurance, and some people receive funding through the NHS.

How Long Is the Rehab Programme?

Residential rehab treatment starts at four weeks and can go up to 12+ weeks. Research shows us that the longer you stay in rehab and are part of the residential therapy programme, the longer the likelihood of continued abstinence and stable recovery.

Who Will I Speak to When I Call?

When you call you will reach our Help Centre team who will give you all the information you need to help you decide whether to choose treatment at Castle Craig. Once you have decided that you would like to have a free screening assessment you will be put in touch with our admissions case managers who will guide you through the admissions process.

What Happens at the End of My Treatment?

Castle Craig thoroughly prepares patients before departure by creating a personalised continuing care plan which is formulated following discussions with the medical and therapeutic team. We offer an online continuing care programme which runs for 24 weeks after leaving treatment, in order to ensure a smooth transition back into your everyday life. Patients leaving treatment automatically join our Recovery Club where they can stay connected via our annual reunion, events, online workshops and recovery newsletters.

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