For clinicians

Doctor: Dr Bill Travers
Lead person for queries: Astrid Duminy - Team manager
Tel: 0300 555 1275
Email: astrid.duminy@nelft.nhs.uk
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Referrals

Email - nem-tr.wfhtt@nhs.net

Criteria: Aged 16-65; mental health crisis is so severe they would otherwise be admitted to hospital, and resident in Waltham Forest.

Exclusions: This HTT service is not usually appropriate for individuals with:

  • mild anxiety disorders
  • primary diagnosis of alcohol or other substance misuse
  • people with brain damage
  • learning disabilities, with no dual diagnosis of mental illness
  • recent history of self-harm but not suffering from a psychotic illness or severe depressive illness
  • crisis related solely to relationship issues

Test results required at referral: None