The Child and Family Psychology service is one of the specialist services provided by Integrated Community Paediatric Services.
The service is a highly specialist psychological assessment and intervention service and is only available for children/young people who are known to other professionals in Integrated Community Paediatric Services.
The team provide services across five key pathways to children and families with a range of different concerns including complex developmental, behavioural or learning problems. They also provide support for families who may be struggling with forming relationships or understanding/adjusting to their diagnosis or neuro developmental needs.
The service offered is a time limited provision using an assessment, formulation and intervention approach drawing on a range of psychological models.