Community Mental Health Teams - Child & Adolescent
Scroll down for a range of video resources and links to resources and activities
Newham CAMHS is a multi-agency specialist mental health service for children and young people with complex, severe or persistent emotional, behavioral or developmental problems. We accept referrals from birth to their 18th birthday.
- Specialist multi-disciplinary clinics for adolescents, early childhood, learning disabilities / autistic spectrum disorder, children with severe conduct disorder, ADHD sufferers, therapies, counselling, medication.
- Multi-disciplinary assessment of all new referrals
- Emergency assessment of children and adolescents experiencing a severe mental health episode
- A rapid response service to the paediatric ward at Newham University Hospital to assess young people who have self harmed
Here is a short film that explains what to expect from your initial assessment meeting, and how to be safe in terms of COVID-19:
COVID - Ensuring your safety at CAMHS from Copperwheat Films on Vimeo.
Breathing meditation guide resource:
Newham CAMHS Participation Newsletter - November 2020
Parent Resources During COVID-19
Newham CAMHS Workshops Eventbrite
Pop-Up CAMHS Facebook
Newham CAMHS YouTube
Referral can be made through your GPs, schools, social services and other agencies.
It is also possible to make "Self-Referral's" to our services, which can be accepted from Parents, Carers and Young People - Just call us on 0208 430 9000 and ask to self refer.