Drug and Alcohol Services Near Kirkcaldy

Addiction Recovery: Rehab near Kirkcaldy

Discover Recovery with our Comprehensive Drug and Alcohol Services near Kirkcaldy

Getting Help for Addiction Near Kirkcaldy

If you are one of the thousands of people across Scotland who suffer from addiction, you have likely tried to overcome this illness more than once. 

Addiction is considered a psychological illness, and achieving sobriety from drugs or alcohol independently can often seem like a futile effort without appropriate therapeutic intervention.

If you are looking for ways to treat your addiction, Castle Craig is only an hour’s drive from Bennochy and Hayfield, Dysart, Kirkcaldy East, Kirkcaldy North, Kirkcaldy West, and Templehall.

Near Kirkcaldy, we treat a range of addictions including:

About Castle Craig

Established in 1988, Castle Craig is a private residential rehab near Edinburgh with over 35 years of experience helping patients recover.

Castle Craig is a family-run, care-centred hospital and patients show impressive rates of recovery.

Castle Craig’s most recent independent research (Christo Study, 2015) shows 73% of patients achieving long-term abstinence, and 92% showing overall improvements.

Our Medical Team

Castle Craig therapists are accredited with either COSCA (Counselling and Psychotherapy Scotland) Scotland’s professional body for counselling and psychotherapy or BACP (British Association of Counselling and Psychotherapy).

Therapy can be tailored to meet patient’s specific needs and you can choose from cognitive behavioural therapy, art therapy, group therapy, trauma therapy, and complementary holistic therapies.

Free addiction assessment near KY1

The first step to getting help is an assessment.  Call 01721 728118.

  • 30-minute telephone assessment
  • Completely free of charge
  • Confidential and very 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.

Why Private Rehab?

 Choosing the right hospital is integral to making sure you get the right support.  Castle Craig is known to be one of the most affordable, high-quality treatment facilities and they offer beneficial continuing support after your in-patient stay ends. 

The main disadvantage of NHS rehab is that waiting lists are often long and funds are stretched, so treatment may not be as high quality as some private rehabs.

Click here to learn more about Castle Craig’s comprehensive treatment model.

Alcohol Rehab

Often when your body has become dependent on a substance, you will experience symptoms of withdrawal when attempting to give it up.

This makes it much more difficult to resist your addiction and is one of the reasons it is so important to have a professional team of medical experts to support you with the appropriate detox and treatment.

Drug Rehab

Long-term substance abuse can have debilitating effects on your mental health, making it even more important that you get help as soon as you can. 

Learn about prescription drug addiction here.

Behavioural Addiction Rehab

Behavioural addictions that encompass seemingly “non-addictive” activities such as eating or browsing the internet can have an equally debilitating effect on your life.

Thousands of Patients Have Chosen Castle Craig

Castle Craig creates a serene, welcoming, and peaceful environment giving individuals the space they need to heal.

Castle Craig is at the forefront of alcohol and drug treatments in Scotland and continues to carry out research to improve facilities and patient success rates.

In 1988 Castle Craig was the first treatment centre to bring the 12 step AA facilitation programme in-house in Scotland.

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Find out more about Castle Craig’s world-class addiction treatment programme and our extensive facilities.

Start Your Recovery Today

Find out more about our approaches or find answers to any questions you may have on 01721 728118 or make an enquiry here.

Helpful Local Resources for Addiction

If you or someone you know needs help with alcohol and drug addiction treatment our team of compassionate and caring experts can help. Castle Craig is in the beautiful hills and woodlands of the Scottish Borders.

We are easily accessible being located only 40 minutes from Edinburgh International Airport and 45 minutes from Edinburgh Waverly train station. We are easily accessible by road and can also arrange a taxi to pick you up.

The air is fresh and clean, wildlife, trees, and plants are everywhere and the private water supply comes straight out of the surrounding hills – it is good enough to bottle.

Getting Here From Kirkcaldy

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

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 4 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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