For more information on the different mental health services across the CCG's area and for contact details, see the mental health pages of the Your Health Matters section of this website.
Mental health services for children, young people, older persons and adults are provided to patients living in the area by Surrey and Borders Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. They also provide learning disability and specialist services.
Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT)
TalkPLUS is a team of therapists, counsellors and psychologists. They can help with many common problems including depression, anxiety, panic, phobias and low self-esteem. TalkPLUS offes easy access to a wide range of helpful tools and therapies, including Cognitive Behavioural Therapy, as recommended by the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE).
The service is open to anyone with dementia, their carers, family and friends. They can be referred by their GP, other health professional or they can just make contact themselves. The service will meet people in their office, at their home or other community venues to suit individual needs. It aims to support people with dementia and their carers to access the information and support they need, at the right time, so they can live the life they want for as long as possible. It provides: help to identify information needs, support to access information, tailored information to allow a person to live the life they want and; support to plan for the future. Local contact details.