Child and Adolescent Mental Health Learning Disability Service

The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Learning Disability Service provides community based help for children with a learning disability and their families. This includes children living in foster care and adoptive families.  The team work with children and their families with the learning disabilities as well as helping families with issues including

  • Aggressive behaviour
  • Eating problems
  • Mental health needs
  • Self injury
  • Severe / profound learning disability
  • Sleep problems
  • Those in special education

Additionally, the team also assess and offer treatments for other mental health problems including anxiety, depression, attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and psychosis.
 
The service works with everyone within the child’s network to improve communication, best practice and consistency. The team includes

  • Psychologist
  • Assistant Psychologist
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist

Referrals are accepted from:

  • GPs
  • Health Professionals
  • Social Workers
  • Teachers
  • Youth Workers

Who to contact

Telephone
01234 310800

Where to go

Address
Family Consultation Clinic
24 Grove Place
Bedford
Postcode
MK40 3JT

When is it on?

Session Information
Monday to Friday
9.00am to 5.00pm

Journey Planner

Address: Family Consultation Clinic  24 Grove Place  Bedford 

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