Our Neuropsychiatry Service provides assessment and treatment for individuals living with combined neurological and psychological illnesses.
Anyone over the age of 18 and living with a neurological condition with accompanied cognitive, behavioural or psychiatric disorders can access the neuropsychiatry service. This includes:
- Parkinson’s Disease & other Movement Disorders
- Brain Injury
- Multiple Sclerosis
- Motor Neurone Disease
- Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
- Huntingdon’s Disease
- Tourette Syndrome
- Korsakoff’s Syndrome
- Cerebral Hypoxia
- Complications of Stroke
- Early and rarer forms of Dementia
- COVID-19 associated cognitive impairment and psychiatric sequel
The Neuropsychiatry Service provide a range of interventions including:
- Neuropsychiatric and neuropsychological assessment
- Pharmacological interventions
- Psychological interventions
- Cognitive rehabilitation
- Psychiatric management
- Psychological adjustment i.e. mood
- Specialist Occupational Therapy Services
- Access to specialist knowledge and alternate sources of help and support
- Support and education for families and carers
How do I contact the Neuropsychiatry Service?
We accept referrals from within NAViGO services, as well as from GPs, geriatricians, neurologists and psychiatrists.
If you’re in a mental health crisis and need urgent help, call the Single Point of Access on (01472) 256256 and select option 3. They are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Alternatively, you can call NHS 111 free from a landline or mobile phone.