Our core purpose is to work with people and lead communities in improving their mental and physical health and wellbeing for a better life; through delivering excellent and responsive prevention, diagnosis, early intervention, treatment and care.
This online referral form is for GPs and primary care professionals in health, education and local government to contact the SPOA team to request support for children and young people with emotional and behavioural problems in the Derby City and South Derbyshire area only.
If the referral is for a neurodevelopmental concern, please refer using the form on our Neurodevelopmental Pathway page.
CAMHS in north Derbyshire is provided by Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust - see their website for further information.
Please indicate significant problems & needs by underlining or highlighting any of the following:
Low mood; hearing voices; anxiety/phobias; deliberate self-harm; suicidal thoughts/threats; other emotional difficulties; eating/weight difficulties; behavioural problems; social & communication difficulties; hyperactivity; stress; poor concentration; post trauma symptoms; abuse; family breakdown; bereavement; attachment needs; peer bullying; physical/ learning disability; learning needs; parental mental health needs.; obsession and/ or compulsions with inherent fear; vocal or motor tics.
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