For individuals living with neurological and psychological illnesses
If you are looking for support for a child or young person, please visit our dedicated Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services pages.
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.