The SHARP Team

•    Psychiatrist •    Registered professional nurse •    Psychotherapist •    Dietician •    Body Awareness facilitators

A Week in the Life of SHARP

Here are some of the activities you could come across in a typical week at SHARP: Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Group Group Group Group Group Group Group Relaxation Yoga Fitness Yoga Relaxation Walk Braai Session The…
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What SHARP Offers

What SHARP Offers: Medical detox 28-day inpatient programme 8-week secondary/tertiary care programme 8-week outpatient programme 12 Step orientation Ongoing treatment & support after completion of primary treatment Regular individual…

Our Philosophy

Philosophy We believe in the development of self-awareness and responsibility. In awakening a little more every day to the power of the choices we make, and the effect those have on others around us. We believe in becoming better citizens, better…

A Spiritual Disease

Addiction is a spiritual disease. It affects the addict on every level, not just physically but emotionally and mentally too. It can also be very isolating. That is why it’s very important to feel part of something meaningful again, to have…

Outpatient Treatment Programme

Substance Abuse Outpatient Programme Those who are unable to commit to a thirteen-week residential programme can opt for the 21 Day  outpatient programme taking place in the evenings. This is modelled on the residential programme and includes…

Residential Programme

Residential (Inpatient) Programme SHARP is unique in that it offers long-term residential treatment. Once you’ve completed an initial detoxification or primary programme (now also available at SHARP), you take up residence at the centre where…

Why SHARP

Why SHARP? “Getting clean is one thing. Staying clean another! I initially got involved in SHARP to keep myself clean,” says David Collins, one of the founders of the SHARP Treatment Centre. “I didn’t want this to be just another rehab.…

Self Esteem Workshop

The SHARP Self-Esteem Workshop Start celebrating your personal strengths Self-esteem is an essential ingredient to living a happy, fulfilling life. How we feel about ourselves affects every aspect of our lives. Addiction can wear away at our…

Development of Responsibility and Self Awareness

The development of responsibility and self-awareness is the cornerstone of recovery. "Responsibility" at first seems like a bit of a loaded word, to understand it better we can break up the word to say "response ability". So in this way we understand…