Learning Disability Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service (LD-CAMHS)

Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust Chesterfield Road Calow Derbyshire S44 5BL
01246 514412

About Learning Disability Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service (LD-CAMHS)

LD CAMHS work with young people aged up to 18 years, who have a moderate to severe learning disability and are presenting with signs of mental health problems, relationship difficulties and/or challenging behaviour. LD CAMHS provides a wide range of services for young people and their families, including psychological and psychiatric assessments, mental health assessments, individual therapy, Cognitive Behaviour Therapy, family work and behavioural work. We are part of an integrated service and have close links with our colleagues in Paediatrics, Physiotherapy, Speech and Language Therapy and School Health.

Additional information from provider

This service is available in a variety of settings across North Derbyshire including: - CAMHS (The Den) at Chesterfield Royal Hospital - Mainstream schools and nurseries - Special school settings Most of the work, however, takes place in the family's home.

Opening times

Open during

All Year

Age Groups

Caters for the following age groups

0 months To 17 years
Special Needs area of experience

Autistic spectrum, Challenging behaviours, Learning Difficulties, Multi Sensory Impairment, Mental Health Needs, Complex Health Needs, Learning Disabilities,

Vacancy notes

Age Range - 0 months to 17 years and 11 months.

Location map

This is an approximate location based on the provider's postcode.