John Gillen - Author

Clinically Reviewed on: 31/05/2022 10:00 am by Dr Alexander Lapa (Psychiatrist)

All information on this page has been reviewed and verified by a certified addiction professional.


Cassiobury Court’s treatment programmes are designed to achieve a full recovery. We use a combination of therapies, individual and group therapies.

Cassiobury Court combines education, advice and guidance, in conjunction with structured therapy sessions for your body and soul. These therapies and sessions help with the understanding of your addiction which help to achieve the goal of feeling better and full recovery drugs and alcohol.

Psychological Therapies

Well-Being Therapies

  • Therapeutic Art & Music Therapies
  • Relaxation & Sleep Management
  • Acupuncture & Acu-Detox
  • Holistic Therapies
  • Mindfulness & Body Scan
  • Diet & Nutritional Supplement
  • Self Help

Social Activities

  • Daily Group Walks
  • Quiz Nights, Team Games & Film Nights
  • Fellowship Events
  • Family Visits (On Sundays)

Please note that the above therapies often change, so please call us on 01923 369 161 for more information!

Our combination of the different types of therapies are very important and will help to secure a lasting recovery. Clients will be required to engage with the core elements of the programmes to help ensure the opportunities are taken advantage of to assist in your recovery.

The required therapies will be discussed in full during your initial consultation, ongoing assessments and recovery planning. The volume and intensity of each will vary depending on the treatment programme and package selected.

If you would like more information on helping with the decision of choosing the right programme length and the level of therapies – then our admission staff will be more than happy to guide you, explain all options and answer any questions you may have.

 

Additional Treatment and Therapy Services

We are keen to support all of our client’s specific requirements, where possible, and look to understand the importance of these additional factors. We can arrange for extra individual chargeable services, examples could include:

  • Hair & Beauty Sessions
  • Manicure, Pedicure, etc.
  • Chiropody & Podiatry
  • Dentistry
  • Optician
  • Full Body Massage

Any additional services can be discussed before your admission or during your stay. Please note, during the initial stage of detox some activities could require sign-off from our Doctor to make sure you are safe, mentally and physically, and well enough to partake.

Frequently Asked Questions

Therapy is a crucial element if you wish to complete a full rehab programme. After detox, you are not obliged to stay and complete therapy but doing so heightens your chance of staying sober long term.

No, therapy is not an extra charge at rehab but a crucial part of your programme.

John Gillen - Author - Last updated: 31st May 2022

John Gillen is a leading addiction treatment expert with over 15 years of experience in providing evidence-based treatment methods for individuals throughout the UK. John is also the co-author of the book, The Secret Disease of Addiction which delves into how the addictive mind works and what treatment techniques work best.

Dr Alexander Lapa (Psychiatrist) - Medical Reviewer - Last Reviewed: 31/05/2022 10:00 am

MBBS, PG Dip Clin Ed, OA Dip CBT, OA Dip Psychology, SCOPE Certified

Dr Lapa graduated in Medicine in 2000 and since this time has accrued much experience working in the widest range of psychiatric settings with differing illness presentations and backgrounds in inpatient, community and secure settings. This has been aligned to continuation of professional development at postgraduate level in clinical research which has been very closely related to the everyday clinical practice conducted by this practitioner as a NHS and Private Psychiatrist.
He is fully indemnified by the Medical and Dental Defence Union of Scotland (MDDUS) and MIAB Expert Insurance for Psychiatric and Private Medical practice. He is fully registered with the General Medical Council (GMC) in the UK with a licence to practice.

Dr Lapa is approved under Section 12(2) of the Mental Health Act (1983)

Member of Independent Doctors Federation (IDF), British Association for Psychopharmacology (BMA) and The Association for the Study of Obesity (ASO)

Dr Lapa’s extensive experience has also concentrated on the following areas of clinical practice:
– Assessment, Diagnosis and Pharmacological Treatment for Adults with ADHD.
– Drug and Alcohol Dependency and maintaining abstinence and continued recovery
– Intravenous and Intramuscular Vitamin and Mineral Infusion Therapy
– Dietary and Weight Management and thorough care from assessment to treatment to end goals and maintenance
– Aesthetic Practice and Procedures