St Andrew’s Healthcare provides low and medium secure Tier 4 CAMHS inpatient services, with the objective of enabling young people to live well and to their full potential in the least restrictive environment possible.
The unit focuses on the core therapeutic aims of assessing, diagnosing and treating and reducing the symptoms of their mental health condition, particularly any risk behaviours.
In addition to this it importantly addresses the young person’s ongoing personal development in terms of their ability to:
The entrance to St Andrew's College
Spacious Therapies room
Colourful Sensory room
Sports hall and sports equipment
The Branch Out cafe
Music room and instruments
Family visiting rooms
The Tranquility garden
All weather sports area
Above the door of Meadow ward
Girls aged 13 - 18 on admission who:
Delivered by a full time, on-site multidisciplinary team (MDT), patients will benefit from our therapy programmes, specially adapted for the needs of vulnerable young girls:
Discharge is considered at admission and our clinical and social work teams work with appropriate case managers to support a transition.