Child and Young Peoples Community Mental Health Service

Mental health problems can affect the way you think, feel and behave, and for young people and their families this can be especially difficult with those feelings and behaviours affecting the lives of everyone involved.

Our Young Peoples Community Service can help you and your family to understand what is happening, and find the right treatment to help you recover and live a productive and fulfilling life, we offer young people and their families;

  • Expert advice on young people’s mental health, conforming to national standards and up to date clinical guidance and evidence based practice
  • A consultation time that can be flexible to suit you and your other commitments
  • Complete discretion and confidentiality
  • A recommended treatment programme based on your personal situation
  • Access to a range of psychological therapies subject to your’ s and your families personal needs, including Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, Solution Focused Therapy, Family and Systemic Psychotherapy


Lead by a highly experienced Child and Adolescent Consultant Psychiatrist and supported by a team of highly skilled professionals we are able to offer people accessing our service over 45 years of combined clinical experience, to support and treat young people and families who are struggling with mental health conditions such as;

  • Depression and Anxiety Disorders
  • Obsessive Compulsive Disorders
  • Panic Disorder
  • Stress / Psychosomatic Conditions (physical manifestations of stress)
  • Phobias
  • Young People Experiencing Hallucinations
  • Bipolar Disorders
  • Attention Defficit Hyperactive Disorder (ADHD)
  • Tic’s and Tourrete’s Disorders
  • Autism
  • Eating Disorders
  • Young people struggling with secondary trauma or bullying
  • Young people struggling to cope with parental conflict or separation

For an appointment or further information please call 01462 600333 or email