The OAD Clinic operates out of London but also has facilities in Alexandria Egypt, and Malaga, Spain. Treatment includes both inpatient and home detox and outpatient programs. The outpatient track is individualized. This program includes elements of the 12 steps, relapse prevention and evidence-based therapy.
Treatment and Staff
The outpatient program asks that clients commit for at least six weeks. If that is not possible, there are ways for clients to participate in certain aspects of the program. Each level of treatment is customized.
The outpatient program, or TOP, is designed so that clients won’t have to miss work or personal events. The treatment runs on Tuesday and Thursday evenings for three hours, and all day Saturday. Typically this equals 12 hours of treatment per week.
The outpatient program mainly consists of group therapy, however there are individual therapy sessions each week. They arrange one on one meetings to accommodate the client’s schedule.
During the outpatient program, they give clients a series of psychosocial interventions. This includes psychoeducational workshops and relapse prevention skills training. The OAD Clinic offers medication management at the beginning of treatment. Clients have frequent sessions with the psychiatrist during their program.
Outpatient treatment includes harm reduction, anger management, conflict resolution, stress management and health and wellbeing. Clients learn how to identify their triggers and cope with grief and loss. A focus is on effective communication and improving relationships.
Clients learn how to understand their past behaviors and how it affects others. During outpatient treatment clients attend regular AA meetings. There are also written assignments that clients complete. During this phase they get a sponsor and can comprehend cravings and how to manage feelings of despair or hopelessness.
The OAD Clinic staff includes psychiatrists, addiction and pain specialists and nurses.
Couples, families and employers have access to counseling sessions. There are also speciality programs for those who have corporate burnout.
Above all, clients in The OAD Clinic outpatient program have the same level of care as inpatient, except that they get to go home at the end of the day. They design the outpatient program so that it does not interfere with clients’ personal lives. The comprehensive program at OAD Clinic provides a solid foundation in recovery.
The OAD Clinic Location
25a Eccleston Street
The OAD Clinic Cost
Call for details. Reach The AOD Clinic by phone at 0203 409 6269 or by email.
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