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Addiction Treatment Clinic in Manchester for Alcohol and Drug Rehabilitation

The Priory Hospital Altrincham is a ‘dry centre’ that offers treatment for both substance and behavioural addictions, including alcohol, drug, sex and other addictions.

Our specialist addiction team are able to treat a range of addictions, including:

  • Alcohol
  • Illegal drugs (including legal highs)
  • Prescription drugs
  • Gambling
  • Sex and Relationships
  • Binge eating
  • Internet
  • Poly (Multiple) addictions

The full 28 day addiction treatment programme at our Altrincham clinic offers:

  • Group and individual 1:1 therapy
  • Family group therapy
  • Couples therapy
  • Holistic treatment such as art therapy and yoga
  • Step-down care from inpatient to day care to ensure smooth transition towards discharge
  • Free aftercare for 12 months on completion of the programme - includes support groups, talks, advice and useful contacts

We also have the ability to treat medically complicated detox cases on a 7 day basis. Included in the detox programme is 24 hour observation, medical management and the ability to administer medicine to safely monitor, reduce and improve physical symptoms.

Free addictions assessment

We also offer a free addictions assessment which consists of:

  • Face to face assessment with a member of the Addictions Treatment team
  • The opportunity to ask any questions you may have
  • Talking you through a proposed treatment plan

Our lead Addictions Therapist is Claire Rimmer. She gained her BA (Hons) Degree in Psychology with Health Studies at Manchester Metropolitan University between 2000-2003 prior to joining Priory Group in 2003. On joining The Priory Hospital Altrincham in 2003 Claire gained extensive experience of working with patients in both Acute Adolescent and Adult acute services as a Health Care Assistant. 

In 2006 Claire progressed into the role of Therapy Assistant in the Addictions Service, and alongside this commenced her Counselling training, qualifying as an Integrative Counsellor in 2010. Following this Claire developed into the role of Addictions therapist, gaining over two years’ experience of delivering an inpatient treatment programme for addictions via group therapy and 1:1 interventions. Through this Claire has gained FDAP Accreditation as a Drug and Alcohol Counsellor. In February 2013 Claire became the Lead Therapist in the Addictions Service at Altrincham 

86.2% of all patients that stay in contact with us (through aftercare and regular contact) are still abstinent at 12 months.

To discuss treatment options and find out how we can support you, please contact a member of our team on 0800 840 3219. Alternatively, click here to email your enquiry or click here to arrange a free addictions assessment.