For clinicians

Doctor: Dr Roger Singh Ward
Tel: 0300 555 1201 ext. 65601 / 65602

Ward manager: Sanjay Chinegadoo
Tel: 0300 555 1201 ext. 65600
Email: sanjay.chinegadoo@nelft.nhs.uk

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Referrals

Referrals are made via adult in-patient ward, ISA panel.

Criteria: People between 18 and 64 years old who are experiencing long term mental health problems whose presentation is complex and challenging and mostly treatment resistant and people having a secondary diagnosis of substance misuse requiring a period of inpatient treatment. Patients learn about the principles of recovery and wellbeing so that they are more able to function, to the best of their abilities, in a community setting.

Exclusions:

  • primary diagnosis of drug or alcohol abuse.
  • primary diagnosis of neurological disorder or brain injury.
  • main need is for social respite care.
  • suffering from an acute infectious disease.

Test results required at referral: Needs to be medically stable.