Fresh Start Recovery Programme offers specialist addiction treatment for benzodiazepines (e.g. Valium and Xanax). Our specialist addiction treatment includes a medical assessment, detoxification, relapse prevention and rehabilitation on Wednesdays at our Subiaco location. Treatments for sedative dependence are typically started on Fridays.
The treatment programme is headed by Addiction Medicine Specialist and Medical Director Dr George O'Neil.
Addiction Medicine Specialist & Medical Director
MBBS, FRCOG, FRACOG, DDU, FAChAM, Cit.WA
Dr O'Neil is a Fellow of the Australian Chapter of Addiction Medicine within the Adult Medicine Division of the Royal Australian College of Physicians. This chapter provides specialist training and represents the interests of specialists in the field of addiction medicine.
Dr O'Neil has pioneered the use of opiate antagonists in Australia for opiate addiction and since 1996 he has concentrated his main efforts on running an addiction treatment clinic in Subiaco, now part of Fresh Start Recovery Programme.
Fresh Start Recovery Programme is committed to developing and improving medical procedures in the field of addiction medicine. In conjunction with The University of Western Australia and Go Medical Industries, Fresh Start is constantly researching how to improve treatments for addictions. Current projects include research into opiate addiction, amphetamine-type stimulants, alcohol and benzodiazepine dependence.
Clinic Closure Dates
The Subiaco clinic will be closed on the following days:
- All Saturdays until further notice.
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