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New study endorses the Newbridge ‘whole person’ treatment approach

The results of a new study support the principles of the Newbridge approach, with the focus on treating the whole person, not just the anorexia. The study assessed the effectiveness of treatment when the goals were refocused from being primarily about weight gain, to quality of life issues such as mood regulation and overall social […]

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New CQC inspection praises high quality of care at Newbridge House

Care quality and planning are praised in the latest inspection of Newbridge House, which also finds key standards in recruitment, training and safety are being met. The Care Quality Commission visited Newbridge House in March, 2013 to assess five key standards. Their report includes many positive views from young people at Newbridge House and their […]

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Photographs show how Newbridge House extension project is progressing

Exciting work to extend and enhance facilities at Newbridge House is progressing on schedule for completion by the middle of this year. These photographs show the scale of the extension which will provide a wide range of new therapeutic facilities and additional space. It will create four new therapy rooms, two one-to-one rooms, a new […]

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Newbridge House manager on BBC radio to discuss eating disorders awareness week

Newbridge House clinical manager Rachel Matthews was interviewed on BBC radio as part of a feature to mark eating disorders awareness week. Rachel spoke to Pete Morgan at BBC Radio WM in Birmingham, providing advice for parents who may be worried about their children and explaining how eating disorders are treated. Eating disorders awareness week, […]

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