"I am feeling so much better and want to keep on top of my drinking problem"

About: Addiction services (community) / Oxford Corner, Specialist Alcohol Team

(as the patient),

To date I have found Oxford Corner excellent.

I was desperate when I first came here and couldn’t see a way out of my hell, but with the help of counsellors, I am feeling so much better.

I am still having one to one counselling and have just started group sessions and expect that this will be a lifelong battle, but with the pragmatic and useful advice and tips from the counselling, I want to keep on top of my drinking problem.

It is an invaluable service offered by the NHS and is a necessary one for people like me who don’t know who else to turn to.

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Response from Jackie Quenby, Deputy Alcohol Team Manager. Oxford Corner, Specialist Services Directorate (Substance Misuse), Nottinghamshire Healthcare NHS Trust

Thank you for your posting. I'm pleased that you are feeling 'so much better.' It is always good to get feedback on our service and to know from those accessing our service they consider it to be 'invaluable and excellent.' Thank You again and I wish you al the best for the future.

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