Welcome to Life Works

Life Works, part of Priory Group, is based in Woking in Surrey and is a highly respected private rehabilitation centre, leading the way in the treatment of addictions and other mental health conditions. For more than a decade, Life Works has been helping to improve the mental wellbeing of individuals by using tried and tested treatment methods, delivered by our clinically excellent team.

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At Life Works addictions treatment hospital, we pride ourselves on offering a nurturing and safe environment within the expansive grounds of our beautiful Grade II listed Georgian manor house in Surrey. This enables us to provide our clients with a setting that is perfect for rehabilitation and recovery, whilst guaranteeing utmost discretion and confidentiality.

Life Works is conveniently located within easy access of central London. Heathrow and Gatwick airports are just 30 minutes away, and we are a five minute taxi journey from Woking train station.

Our team in Surrey

Our professional and experienced staff are committed to providing the best and most comprehensive mental health care available. Life Works offers 24-hour nursing care and daily therapy with renowned mental health experts, within a diverse multidisciplinary team.

Our treatment and therapies

At Life Works, we offer specialised treatment which is specifically tailored to meet the individual needs of each of our clients.

We are able to offer robust, established treatment for:

Approach to treatment

Treatment for mental health conditions at Life Works takes place predominantly on a residential (inpatient) basis. However, we also offer day patient therapy for individuals who have completed a rigorous residential treatment programme with us, and also offer free weekly aftercare therapy groups for 12 months following completion of treatment at Life Works.

Our treatment approaches include:

  • Cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT)
  • Dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT)
  • Complementary therapies
  • Arts-based psychotherapy
  • Spirituality
  • Trauma stabilisation
  • Meditation
  • Group therapy
  • 1:1 therapy
  • Family therapy
  • Medication
  • Nutrition support
  • Psycho-educational workshops
  • Relapse prevention planning

Life Works’ Addiction Treatment Programme

Our renowned Addiction Treatment Programme at Life Works, combines treatment methods and aftercare within a bespoke treatment plan, specifically designed to treat addictions and compulsive behaviours. The programme consists of:

  • A free, no obligation addictions assessment with a member of our expert addictions team
  • A medically managed detoxification process if required, for substance addictions
  • Intensive residential treatment involving numerous therapeutic interventions
  • Step-down in intensity to day patient therapy following residential treatment
  • Access to free weekly aftercare therapy groups for 12 months following completion of the programme

 Contact us

Life Works provides first rate support and guidance in the treatment of alcohol and drug addiction. To discuss how we can help you, please call 0800 081 0700 or contact us and submit your enquiry.