White River Manor is open during lockdown in South Africa

White River Manor is a registered essential service provider and amidst the COVID-19 pandemic continues to offer a world class therapetic Program. We have taken every precaution to maintain the integrity of our environment and screen clients both before and on arrival. Our staff too undergo regular testing and screening to ensure the safety of our clients.

    Addiction Treatment

    Nourishing the Road to Recovery: Understanding the Impact of Nutrition in Overcoming Addiction

    The connection between nutrition and recovery isn’t all about a balanced diet. It’s also about using food to heal the body from the damage caused by substance abuse. When this connection is fully recognised, it will become more apparent how truly powerful nutrition can be in addiction recovery.

    The Role of Family in Addiction Recovery: Healing Together

    The effects of addiction on loved ones are profound. Emotional strain, fractured relationships, and a pervasive sense of uncertainty become unwelcome guests in households dealing with the consequences of substance abuse.  However, in the midst of this turmoil, families can play a crucial role in the recovery process. Understanding this role is pivotal in supporting the journey to sobriety.

    Timeline for Quitting Alcohol

    Embarking on the path of sobriety marks a significant turning point in one's life. The decision to abstain from alcohol paves the way for the body and mind to initiate the healing process. This transformative journey varies from person to person, yet here is an approximate guide outlining what individuals can anticipate. Day one The...

    Stages of Change in Substance Abuse

    The "stages of change" or "transtheoretical model" offers a comprehensive framework for understanding how individuals overcome addiction. While this model can be applied to various behavioural changes, it is most renowned for its effectiveness in addressing addiction. It originated from research examining the natural recovery process from addiction, aligning with the shift from confrontational and...

    Top Coping Skills in Recovery

    Successfully completing a program for drug addiction treatment doesn't guarantee lasting success. In fact, a significant number of individuals contending with these issues experience relapses, which is an inherent part of the addiction cycle. Recovery is a lifelong journey, and mastering the right coping skills for substance abuse is crucial. To maximise your chances of...