We specialise in supporting you through your recuperation and recovery, so we focus on your acute care. We create a sustainable lifestyle plan through counselling and education so you can move through to health, freedom, or sobriety in the easiest way possible. Our team are all therapists and trained in counselling, health science, fitness and complementary medicine.
Before arrival, clients have a medical assessment with a specialist medical practitioner offsite. After admission, clients have 1:1 daily counselling to support their process, with massage, acupuncture, fitness, nutrition and lifestyle advice through the day. We also offer fun recreation activities and outings on weekends and evenings.
We focus on physical detoxification with nutrition, exercise, creating new lifestyle habits. If you require medication during your stay, we integrate your medical needs by keeping your prescriptions safely locked in a safe in your room with your valuables.
We don’t lock the door after you leave. After completing your stay, you will be offered 10 free follow-up sessions with our counselling team. You will also be welcome to drop in and visit us anytime for lunch or a cuppa if you are a local.
Daily therapies include both one-one counselling and group therapy.
Our therapists offer the following counselling strategies and therapies for addiction management:
- Psychology and Psychotherapy
- Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT)
- Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT)
- Psycho-dynamic Therapy
- Motivational Interviewing
- Solution Focused Therapy
- Narrative Therapy
- Relapse Prevention
- Brief and Early Intervention
We’re with you, every step of the way
Every step of your recovery is supported. Whether you need rest, education, health support or addiction advice, we are here to help. You may need a withdrawal program, a diet overhaul or a good sleep. You may need a longer all-inclusive holistic treatment plan. You may need both. Or you may just need a big rest away from the pressures of life to work on your health recovery.
Our intake staff will assist you to plan your stay to achieve your goals. Identifying the root cause of your health breakdown, stress or addiction and having lifestyle strategies to overcome habits is vital.
Our goal to is make sure you complete your recovery process successfully and learn relapse prevention strategies. Our post-care support team will keep in contact after you leave and help you stay in touch. Relapse prevention is an integral part of this program to ensure sustainable long-term recovery.
Medication and pharmacotherapy
During your detox phase, medication is an important strategy to help minimise side effects and cravings or help you sleep. This is called pharmacotherapy and is a specialised area of medicine. Before your arrival, you will see an external specialist addiction prescriber who will prescribe individualised medication for your time at our service. During your stay, our staff will supervise your medication administration to ensure you are safe and well. We also offer natural medicines to assist your detoxification process and advocate a healthy dietary regime for your recovery.