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:
Young people 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 people:
Discharge is considered at admission and our clinical and social work teams work with appropriate case managers to support a transition.