We have an in-house mental health support worker called Sarah. She is able to deal with a range of different issues for patients 16 years and over. Your first appointment will usually be a longer appointment, Sarah is able to liaise with the GP in regards to sick certificates or medication but usually the GP will very rarely prescribe medication in the 1st appointment. See below list of conditions Sarah can deal with:
- Low mood
- Sleeping Problems/Struggling to sleep
- Panic Attacks
- Gambling Issues
- General Worry
Please see below a list of other helpful resources.
Mental Health 24/7 Response Line – 0300 303 1320
This line provides around the clock support for adults and children 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Click HERE to be directed to the website. If you or a loved one feels unsafe, at risk or unable to cope trained mental health advisors and clinicians will respond to your enquires to help manage your difficulties.
If you are suffering from depression, anxiety, post-traumatic stress disorder, excessive worry or low mood, Vita minds can provide you with advice and guidance on the best options for you. Click HERE to find out more.
BlueBell – 0117 922 0746
Provides support to help families manage their mental health and wellbeing during pregnancy and after birth. Click HERE for more info.
Off the record – 0808 808 9120
Mental Health Support for ages 11-25. Click HERE for more info