These are some mental health professionals who could be in your team.
A therapist who uses a form of psychotherapy using art media as its primary mode of communication.
A therapist who helps families to make changes by working with all or parts of your family, listening to different perspectives.
Learning Disability Nurse
A nurse who specialises in working with children and young people with learning disabilities, and their families/carers.
Occupational Therapist (OT)
A professional who has specialist training in psychoanalytical approaches to the treatment of mental health problems in you and your family.
Registered Mental Health Nurse (RMN)
A nurse with specialist knowledge of mental health, who works directly with you, and your family/carers.
Senior Mental Health Practitioner
A social worker, registered mental health nurse or occupational therapist who may work with you individually.
A professional with specialist training in child development, family relationships, safeguarding children and child welfare issues, employed by the health service and local authority to work in health.
A person who works directly in supporting you and your family/carers.
We have teaching responsibilities which means that nursing, medical, social work, psychology or occupational therapy students may be present at your interview; if you are not happy with this, please let us know before you arrive – it will not affect your treatment in any way.
Last updated: 16 January, 2019