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.

    BA and Bpsych


    Alan Stratchan

    Alan found his passion for helping others get out of addiction after he was able to secure his own recovery. In 2006 He started to study pastoral counselling and was inspired to further his studies. From 2008 to 2014 he completed two further degrees in psychology, securing a BA and Bpsych. Alan registered with the HPCSA.

    While studying Alan assisted 4 teams in developing rehabilitation centers in South Africa resulting in him working with a diverse demographic. He has also assisted a few communities in developing food security projects and a homeless shelter. A future passion is equipping students and scholars with the knowledge to navigate past the risk leading to substance use. Alan has a passion for inner healing and personal restoration.

    Build a better life and you will forget about your past, and activate a passion for a life in recovery.