Addiction Help and Advice

At some point in their lives, many people will have a family member, partner, friend, colleague or acquaintance who is suffering from drug or alcohol addiction. The information and issues surrounding addictions and rehab treatment can see overwhelming. It can be difficult to know how to manage a situation like this, and many people have already tried and failed to improve the situation by the time they start looking for professional advice.

Here we aim to help give you the information you need to arm yourself with the facts about addiction and make an informed decision about what kind of rehab treatment is best for you or your loved one.

This section explains the effects of alcohol and drugs on the brain, signs of addiction, explanations about different drugs, how to cope with addiction in the family, addiction in the workplace, information on women and addiction, the elderly and addiction, expats and addiction, support for military veterans and guidance on making the right rehab treatment choice.

Our advice has been developed by Castle Craig, a leading authority on rehab treatment, with over 30 years of experience in the field of addiction treatment in the UK and Europe. Smarmore Castle Private Clinic Ireland is part of the Castle Craig group.