Priory Hospital Ticehurst House
- Highly trained mental health specialists
- Evidence-based treatment
- A range of therapeutic approaches
Priory Hospital Ticehurst House's Highlands Unit is a nine-bedded acute mental health unit, providing person-centred assessment, treatment and support for adults.
Highlands is situated in a character building, within our extensive main grounds, in the beautiful East Sussex countryside. We accept patients with a range of mental health conditions, including depression, anxiety, stress and post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).
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Residential mental health treatment at Ticehurst House takes place in our Highlands Unit, a dedicated nine-bedded ward designed within a character building and nestled in beautiful surroundings.
As a mental health patient at Ticehurst House, you’ll benefit from:
As well as inpatient treatment, we can also deliver outpatient mental health treatment to adults and young people.
At Priory, we are able to offer a range of treatment programmes to our patients, which can either be scaled up or scaled down depending on the nature of your condition and the intensity of the support you need.
For more information on the treatment programmes we can offer at Priory, please click the links below.
At Ticehurst House, our experts have a wealth of experience in delivering a wide range of therapy services, including:
Mental health treatment at Ticehurst House consists of a range of treatment methods, all of which are evidence-based and have been found to be highly effective in the treatment of mental health conditions. We can provide:
At Ticehurst House, The Lodge Therapy Centre offers:
There are a number of ways to access treatment with us, including:
Our admissions team respond to all enquiries as promptly as possible, to ensure that people can access the best possible support, when they need it.
Priory Hospital Ticehurst House is set within 48 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens, in a small and tranquil village in East Sussex. Located just outside of Tunbridge Wells, our calm and reflective location allows us to provide a therapeutic environment, making us the perfect place for people to start their recovery.
The hospital provides:
Here, you will find some commonly asked questions about Priory Hospital Ticehurst House.
If you're receiving inpatient treatment for any condition, you'll have your own en-suite bedroom.
Bedrooms include a TV, DVD player, a small safety deposit box and a nurse call button.
We also have regular housekeeping.
During your stay, we'll provide you with all of the meals you need.
Outside of these times, there are biscuits, toast and fresh fruit available. There are also hot and cold drinks available throughout your stay. We are able to cater for all dietary needs/allergies; please inform staff on arrival.
During your treatment programme, we'll encourage you to keep in touch with loved ones (your family and friends). We request that you have visitors outside of your programme and mealtimes, to assist recovery. If you inform staff prior to visits, they will ensure that this is accommodated.
There are two ways you can pay to receive expert treatment at Priory Hospital Ticehurst House:
For more information on self-funding your treatment or using your private medical insurance to pay for our services, call us today on: 0800 098 4816 or via email
You can also visit our fees and funding page.
Our dedicated team comprises:
Priory has a diverse team of practitioners. Committed to providing the best treatment to everyone we support, we pride ourselves on placing patients at the heart of the treatment journey. This approach ensures that you're allocated to the best expert for your needs and benefit from a tailored treatment programme.
Priory’s customer service team is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to ensure that people 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 people in need of immediate assistance, including providing access to medically assisted detoxification for drug and alcohol addictions, where needed. Visit our crisis support page for more information.
You can be assured that the treatment we deliver at Priory Hospital Ticehurst House is driven by robust clinical governance and adheres to the highest standards in mental health care.
We are continually monitored by our independent regulator, the Care Quality Commission (CQC), in order to ensure that we are delivering the highest standards of care to everyone we support.
We are a registered and approved provider for all of the UK's leading private medical insurers. All of the services that we offer at Priory can be funded through private medical insurance. This includes:
All clients will have access to our highly skilled and accredited clinicians, many of whom are published experts in their fields of treatment. Whatever your requirements, we are committed to working with you to get your life back on track.