Barnet Older People's Community Mental Health Team (CMHT)
Level 1, Springwell Centre
Barnet General Hospital
Barnet EN5 3DJ
Tel: 020 8702 6188 / 020 8702 6199
Operating hours: 9am-5pm, Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays)
Who is the service for?
We offer a service to people 65 years+ who present with mental health problems and who are residents in the London Borough of Barnet. We also accept referrals for younger people if a neurological assessment identifies a cognitive impairment or dementia.
What we offer
We are a multidisciplinary team of specialist old age psychiatrists, community psychiatric nurses, social workers, occupational therapists, psychologists and support workers.
We provide assessments, diagnosis, treatment & support for our clients depending on their individual needs through a person-centred approach.
How you can access our service
We accept GP and Psychiatry Liaison Team referrals where physical health causes have been excluded.
Referrals are to be sent to: email@example.com. This is checked throughout the day.
Referrals are screened within a day of receipt and passed for allocation within 13 weeks.
We offer duty crisis visits on receipt of urgent referrals for those clients with immediate identifiable risks.
Barnet Memory Service – Barnet Memory Service is a specialist service for people who are experiencing difficulties with their memory, providing a comprehensive assessment, diagnosis and treatment service using a person-centred and holistic approach to care.
Springwell Day Hospital – Offers short term day care support for older adults (65+) having mental health problems.
Barnet Community Network – The Network provides short-term support if you have mental health problems and want to become more independent, gain confidence and be part of your community.
Dementia Advisors – Offer support, advice & information to all those affected by a diagnosis of dementia.
Your designated Care Co-ordinator would be the first point of contact.
Client Satisfaction Form Feedback also gives us information about how we are able to change or improve our service to you.
- Summary:We offer a service to people 65 years+ who present with mental health problems and who are residents in the London Borough of Barnet. We also accept referrals for younger people if a neurological assessment identifies a cognitive impairment or dementia.
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