Mental health services have to be able to cater for people from all walks of life and with very different needs
The Adult Neurodevelopmental service covers assessment, diagnosis and post-diagnostic support, in line with NICE guidance for Coventry and Warwickshire residents
The specialist child and adolescent mental health service (CAMHS) supports children/young people with moderate to severe mental health difficulties (including mental illness).
Coventry and Rugby have an Admiral nurse service in conjunction with the NHS Coventry and Rugby CCG, Dementia UK and Coventry University.
The Dementia Pop Up Clinics run by the Alzheimer’s Society offer appointments at eleven practices across Coventry and Rugby.
Dementia is a syndrome (a group of related symptoms) associated with an ongoing decline of the brain and its abilities.
Early Intervention in Psychosis (age 14-65 years)
IAPT services are for people with mild, moderate and moderate to severe, symptoms of anxiety or depression, living in Coventry, Solihull or Warwickshire.
The Mental Capacity Act states that a person lacks capacity if they are unable to make a specific decision because of an impairment of the functioning of mind or brain.
Perinatal mental health problems are those which occur during pregnancy or in the first year following the birth of a child.
Psychosis is a mental health problem that causes people to perceive or interpret things differently from those around them.