North Lincolnshire Mind provides the Talking Minds service, which are drop-in sessions for 14-17 year-olds. This service offers a safe space and allows young people to participate in activities, speak to trained support workers and get support and advice on topics that may be causing them worry.
The sessions take place every Tuesday between 4:30pm and 6:30pm at North Lincolnshire Mind (Printer’s Yard, Fenton Street, Scunthorpe, DN15 6QX).
To find out more about the service, read: Talking Minds leaflet
For more information about Talking Minds, visit: http://www.scunthorpemind.org/.
Young Minds provides support and advice to children and young people about a variety of mental health issues.
Other information, advice, resources and apps are available through: https://www.camhs-resources.co.uk/websites
CAMHS (Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services)
CAMHS provides mental health assessment, therapy and interventions for young people experiencing emotional or mental health difficulties to help them gain an understanding of their difficulties and to find ways to manage, improve, and reduce the impact of their difficulties in their everyday lives. The mental health conditions they will see are:
- Anxiety disorders, depression/low mood
- Bipolar disorder
- Obsessive-compulsive disorders
- Eating disorders
- Self-harm / suicidal thoughts
You can self-refer into the camhs service, or get advice through e-clinics which are available via the app. all you have to do is download the free RDaSH eClinic (CAMHS) app from Apple or Google Play. The instant messaging app enables you to schedule an online e-clinic appointment worker, where they can have a ‘live’ chat about any mental health problems they are having.
To learn more about CAMHS in North Lincolnshire, read more here: https://camhs.rdash.nhs.uk/north-lincolnshire/
To find out how to get an appointment with CAMHS, visit: https://camhs.rdash.nhs.uk/young-people/how-do-i-get-an-appointment-at-camhs/
Need help getting advice, visit: https://camhs.rdash.nhs.uk/north-lincolnshire/getting-advice/
North Lincolnshire CAMHS online referral form: https://camhs.rdash.nhs.uk/north-lincolnshire/getting-advice/north-lincolnshire-camhs-online-referral-form/
Professionals can also refer into the service using the link to the CAMHS E-referral form.