Priory Hospital Barnt Green
Located in the beautiful Lickey Hills Country Park, 10 miles south of Birmingham, Priory Hospital Barnt Green is a 10-bedded, purpose-built hospital.
We provide expert mental health support for individuals, couples and families and can treat a wide range of mental health challenges, including:
- Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)
- Trauma and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD)
- Mental health problems that arise as a result of bereavement and grief
- Personality disorders
- Bipolar disorder
Our world class team at Priory Hospital Barnt Green consists of consultant psychiatrists, psychologists, therapists and other mental health professionals, all of whom have a wealth of expertise in treating a whole range of mental health issues. We can provide recovery-focused therapies and evidence-based treatments across private inpatient treatment and mental health day care programmes.
We also have nine large private therapy rooms and four spacious group rooms on-site, for those who wish to receive support as an outpatient.
Our brand new hospital conversion allows for access to high quality, modern facilities within a peaceful and comfortable atmosphere, close to relaxing woodland, to help facilitate recovery and hope.
In addition to acres of rolling countryside on all sides of the hospital, each ward has access to south-facing garden areas, meaning you can relax and spend time outdoors.
Specialist Mental Health Treatment at Barnt Green
If you struggle with a mental health condition, this can cause problems in all areas of your life. It can affect your relationships with others, your performance at work and your overall health and wellbeing. However, it’s important to understand that mental health conditions are treatable and you don’t have to suffer in silence. We can help you every step of the way towards making a full and lasting recovery.
Treatment at Barnt Green is tailored to your specific needs, ensuring the best possible outcomes. Whether you’re with us as an inpatient, outpatient or a day care patient, you’ll be provided with every opportunity you need to make a strong recovery and return to a positive way of life.
The treatment we provide is evidence-based and structured within National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines. We offer:
- Psychologists and therapy teams providing expert support across all areas of general psychiatry
- Specialist services including female-specific treatments and expertise, a trauma programme and support for OCD
- Individual and group therapy wherever required or requested
In addition, we also offer a wide variety of therapeutic approaches. All of our therapies are flexible, effective and informed by the latest research. We can offer the following therapies at Barnt Green:
- Rational emotive behaviour therapy (REBT)
- Integrative counselling
- Psychodynamic counselling
- Interpersonal therapy (IPT)
- Mindfulness based therapy
- Compassion focused therapy (CFT)
You can read more about the type and format of these therapies on our approach to mental health treatment page.
An Environment that Supports your Recovery
When it comes to your mental health recovery, we know that the environment you receive treatment in is just as important as the treatment itself. At Priory Hospital Barnt Green, our modern building and contemporary refurbishment offers the utmost in comfort and tranquillity. In addition, our beautiful surroundings mean that there are many opportunities to enjoy relaxing and walking out in the fresh air. We offer:
- Comfortable lounges
- Private therapy spaces
- Modern, en-suite bedrooms
- A fully furnished gym for your use
- Yoga suite
- Access to nearby woodland walk
How to find us
Fees and Funding
There are lots of reasons why you may choose to receive private mental health care at Priory Barnt Green. It might be because your local NHS provider doesn’t offer the treatment you need, there is insufficient capacity or there is a long waiting list. You may just prefer the peace of mind of receiving quick access to the mental health support you need, when you need it.
We offer personalised and accessibly-priced treatment packages for individuals who are looking to self-pay for treatment. We are also an approved provider for all of the UK’s leading private medical insurers. If you have private medical insurance, a GP referral may be required by your insurer before treatment can commence. Please liaise directly with your insurer to confirm.
You can find out more on our payment and funding options page.
Quality and Regulation
You can be assured that the treatment you receive at Priory Hospital Barnt Green is of the highest standards. This is because we’re regularly monitored by our independent regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC), and benchmarked against the National Service Framework.
Crisis Care at Priory
Priory’s customer service team is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to ensure that those in crisis can be signposted to the best possible support, as quickly as possible. The specialist teams at our residential facilities can help to stabilise those in need of immediate assistance, including providing access to medically assisted withdrawal detoxification for drug and alcohol addictions, where required. For more information on crisis support, please visit our crisis support information page or call us today on 0121 289 6733.