The Priory Hospital Roehampton is an independent hospital, specialising in the management and treatment of mental health problems including addictions and eating disorders.
The facility has been a hospital since 1867 and has established an excellent reputation for providing the highest standards of care. For people suffering from mild to moderate mental health issues, such as stress and anxiety, the hospital provides a range of outpatient based therapy services such as individual and group based CBT. For those people requiring inpatient care for more severe psychiatric illness such as depression, addictions, psychotic illness, a personality disorder or an eating disorder, there are residential facilities for 100 patients. Priory has a highly experienced team of mental health professionals and support staff, which include consultant psychiatrists, psychologists, nurses and therapists.
What we treat - Acute mental health
Our staff team has the expertise and experience to treat most psychiatric conditions. These include depression, anxiety, post traumatic stress disorder, obsessive compulsive states, schizophrenia and all major acute psychiatric illnesses.
Addiction treatment programme
The service specialises in addiction treatment for substance and behavioural dependency, such as alcohol, drugs (illegal drugs such as cocaine, cannabis, heroin), gambling, relationships and shopping (please scroll down for a complete list of treatments). The priory has many years experience in treating individuals to help them beat their alcoholism or dependency on drugs.
Addictions treatment programme includes:
- FREE ADDICTION ASSESSMENT to explore the problem in more detail without obligation to continue into treatment
- FREE weekly aftercare support for 12 months post completion of the 28 day programme
- FREE family support during and post treatment
Eating disorders unit
Our London eating disorder service provides effective programmes for the successful treatment of anorexia, bulimia, binge eating and other related conditions. The specially developed eating disorders programme focuses on the psychological, social, behavioural and physical sides of the illness.
Eating disorder outpatient programme
Our eating disorder outpatient programme provides treatment tailored to the needs of the individual. The programme involves assistance in re-establishing an appropriate relationship with food, education as to the nature and consequences of eating disorders and guidance in helping people to identify personally with this information.
Personality disorder service
The personality disorder service at East Wing, the Priory Hospital Roehampton is suitable for women over the age of 18 with a primary diagnosis of emotionally unstable (borderline) personality disorder . The overall aim is to support the individual towards a life worth living. Our holistic approach supports individuals in completing a personal health plan to ensure that every aspect of a healthy future is considered. Individuals are gradually supported towards discharge feeling confident, able and positive about life outside of the hospital.
Accommodation and facilities
The Priory Group believe that the environment created for individuals is as important as the treatment programme itself. Set in a beautiful grade two listed building, the Priory Hospital Roehampton has established a reputation for providing the very highest standards of care.
Each patient has the privacy of his or her own comfortable bedroom, with television, telephone and en-suite facilities. The newly refurbished East Wing benefits from a private garden and dining room. We also provide excellent gym facilities with a variety of classes. The scope of our services enables us to offer personalised plans for individuals undergoing the programme.
Patients are encouraged to have their meals in the dining room, which offers excellent choice of dishes. Special dietary requirements can also be catered for.
At the right time, access to the local community is a vital step for promoting patients' long-term independence. The Priory Hospital Roehampton enjoys excellent links with local leisure facilities, and is close to Richmond Park, enabling us to support patients in undertaking activities such as cycling, horse-riding and photography classes. A variety of shops, libraries, supermarkets and community colleges are a walk or short bus ride away, ensuring that external activities on the programme can be fully tailored to the individual's interests.