Recovery – Addictions Newsletter

  • 27 Nov

    Dr Anshul Swami, Consultant Psychiatrist and addiction specialist, discusses club drugs, novel psychoactive substances (NPS) and 'chemsex' drugs.

  • 27 Nov

    Andrea Taylor, Addictions Therapy Manager at The Priory Hospital North London, discusses the impact of childhood trauma on dysfunctional behaviours.

  • 27 Nov

    Lead Addiction Consultant at The Priory Hospital Woking, Dr Michael Bristow, describes the factors involved in prescription drug abuse, something he describes as “the silent epidemic”.

  • 27 Nov

    We sat down with Sarina Wheatman, who has worked in addictions therapy for the last 28 years, seven of which have been at Priory; Sarina now manages The Manor Clinic’s Addiction Treatment Programme.

  • 27 Nov

    A former patient of The Priory Hospital Altrincham shares their story of living in the depths of addiction, going through treatment at Priory and regaining hope and happiness in their life.

  • 14 Aug

    One of the leading private addiction facilities in Europe, Life Works specialises in treatment for addictions, eating disorders, and mental health conditions such as depression.

  • 14 Aug

    A day in the life of … Pamela Roberts, Addictions Programme Manager at The Priory Hospital Woking.

  • 14 Aug

    Sharing stories from alumni who have also been in that position can help those looking to make a change in their life see that it is achievable. We’ve compiled a number of stories from our former Addiction Treatment Programme patients to help provide a unique insight into the recovery journey at Priory.

  • 14 Aug

    “Addiction is a family disease. One person may ‘use’ but the whole family suffers.” This well-known quote rings true for households the world over.

  • 14 Aug

    At the beginning of July, The Priory Hospital North London hosted an Addiction Treatment Programme Alumni Summer BBQ.