Life Works Woking: Addiction rehabilitation and eating disorder treatment

Life Works, part of Priory Group, is one of the leading private rehabilitation centres in Europe, offering world class treatment for a wide range of addictions and eating disorders. For more than 10 years, we have been helping to improve the mental wellbeing of our clients by using robust and clinically proven techniques.

At Life Works, we pride ourselves on offering a compassionate and supportive environment, whilst guaranteeing utmost discretion and confidentiality for all of our clients. Our beautiful Georgian manor house, located in Old Woking, Surrey, boasts a stunning walled garden, library, on-site gym and access to a luxury local spa, for the exclusive use of our residents.

Our highly respected treatment programmes are led by world renowned mental health experts. Our dedicated team possess unrivalled clinical experience in the treatment of alcohol addictiondrug addiction, and eating disorders, working together seamlessly to ensure that our clients receive the very best treatment from the most appropriate specialist for their needs. We are also able to provide specialist treatment for mental health conditions such as depression and anxiety, when these co-occur alongside a primary addiction or eating disorder diagnosis. If you require treatment for depression and anxiety as standalone conditions, this can be provided at our sister site, Priory Hospital Woking.

Free Addiction Assessment

We understand that seeking help for an addiction can be a daunting prospect. At Life Works, we are committed to making this process as easy as possible, which is why we offer a free, no obligation addiction assessment. Your addiction assessment will be completely confidential and will begin to identify the underlying triggers for your addiction, thus enabling the development of your bespoke addiction treatment journey.

To book your FREE Addiction Assessment with one of our specialists, call us today on 0800 081 0700

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If you need help for yourself, someone else, or wish to make a professional referral:

Some of the services we offer include:

Residential Treatment Programme

We deliver a totally confidential, residential treatment provision in a safe and comfortable environment. We provide support for alcohol and drug addictions, depression and eating disorders alongside many other mental health conditions.

Detoxification Programme

We provide safe medically assisted detox for alcohol and drug addictions. With private rooms and 24 hour support from healthcare professioanls, our scientifically proven detox plan includes after care support to help individuals we support to stay clean.

Assess & Stabilisation Programme

We are able to offer a 14 day treatment programme. This is suitable for those seeking short term assistance, whilst also allowing us to assess and stabilise your current condition, prior to identifying appropriate longer term treatment options.

Outpatient Treatment Services

Our outpatient service offers a flexible, safe and discrete way to continue your recovery once you complete your residential treatment. Available to all Life Works patients, the service is delivered though leading consultant psychiatrists and therapists.

Some of the treatments we offer include:

Life Works is one of the top alcohol rehab clinics in Europe. We offer detox, residential and out-patient treatment packages and to ensure our clients are fully supported in their recovery we provide a range of treatment programmes along with bespoke individualised services.

To assure our clients recover physically we have 24 hour nursing, along with on staff doctors and dieticians. To repair the mental damage of alcohol addiction we provide group therapy, individual therapy, complementary therapies and a range of other treatments designed to help the client start their recovery. Life Works provides family therapy to help repair the damage done to family relationships.

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Drug addiction can strike anyone and leave them spiralling out of control. Addicts may feel lonely, desperate and helpless as their dependence on an illicit or prescription drug spirals out of control. Without the proper treatment drug addiction or abuse can have serious and sometimes fatal consequences. Life Works is one of the leading drug addiction rehab clinics in Europe and we take great pride in our highly effective drug addiction rehabilitation program. We provide a calm and relaxing environment combined with intensive therapy to help people recover in the most healthy and efficient manner possible.

Our private residential drug addiction treatment provides addicts with everything they need to start recovery. Life Works clinical experts take a holistic approach to drug addiction treatment. That means taking evidence based therapies and creating a tailored treatment program for each client. Our holistic approach also means we offer a variety of treatments that can be used individually or combined together into a comprehensive treatment program. These include detox, residential treatment, long term care and daycare.

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Life Works is one of the leading Eating Disorder Clinics in Europe. We have helped countless people overcome anorexia, bulimia, binge eating disorder (BED) and other specified feeding or eating disorders (OSFED), which may also be known as 'atypical', ‘eating disorders not otherwise specified (EDNOS)’ and enter recovery. To do this we look for the underlying causes of this mental and emotional illness. This could be anything from depression to unhealthy body image. The treatment we offer is not only incredibly effective, for some people, eating disorder treatment is a lifesaving service. Eating disorders have the highest mortality rate of any mental illness and if left, they grow worse with time.

Life Works Treatments are holistic, which means we look at every aspect and possible cause of an eating disorder. This means we treat the underlying issues rather than just working on symptoms. We support sufferers and help them overcome their issues around food but we also look at why they developed an eating disorder. To do this, we create a tailored eating disorder treatment plan based on individual needs and the recommendations of our doctors, nurses, dietician and counsellors. Life Works eating disorder treatment is made all the more effective because we use a mix of group and individual therapies to help people better treat their mental illness. These therapies work best when they are administered over an extended period. Because eating disorders are such entrenched behaviours, it can take time to change how someone views the food they eat and even their own body.

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Depression is a debilitating condition that can affect your work, social life and family. Many people are or have lived with depression and its symptoms but they often do not seek help until the mental illness has done serious damage to their career or social lives. Depression often co occurs as well. This means a person has depression along with another mental health issue. If depression is not treated, depression can do more than just ruin a life, it can lead to other serious problems like alcohol addiction, drug addiction or eating disorders.

To help you beat depression, Life Works has created a tailored treatment system which works with the needs of each of our clients. We combine Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, group therapies, individual counselling and other treatments together to provide one of the most effective medically backed treatments available. While our therapy is intensive, we make sure to provide it in a stress free and caring environment to ensure that each client gets the most out of their treatment.

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