The secretary team provide administration support for the practice dealing with all GP referrals. If you feel you need a referral you will need to book an appointment to see a GP, during this appointment they will assess your symptoms and decide if they feel a referral is appropriate. It is at a GPs discretion to refer you.
For further information on what happens when your GP refers you to a specialist please click the following link
What happens when you are referred by your GP to see a specialist?
Please see the below contact numbers for the local mental health teams
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) - 01636 670633
This service is offered to anyone up to the age of 17 years and 6 months
Community Mental Health Team - 0115 854 2216
This service is offered to anyone over the age of 17 years and 6 months up to the age of 65 years
Mental Health Services for Older People (MHSOP) - 0115 876 0155
This service is offered to anyone over the age of 65 years
Crisis Team - 0115 956 0860