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Development of our Administrative Team

As the demands on our provision increase, we are delighted to have been able to expand our administrative input to Dr Sillifant and …

A publication by Alison Coad not to be missed

CBT Approaches For Children And Young People: A Practical Case Study Guide. Edited by Alison Coad and Nik Wycraft . Open University …

Associates who have joined us

We are delighted that Lucy Childs , Specialist Mental Health Dietician, Sue Sengupta, Psyhological Developmental Advisor, Russell Wharton, …

Welcome to Our New Associates

We very much welcome our new associates, Sarah Rogers, Clinical Psychologist, Helen Crowe, Integrative Therapist and Teresa Bonilla, …

Understanding / Responding to Sexualised Behaviour

Thank you to Specialist Educational Services for commissioning us to deliver a training day on sexualised behaviour in children and …

Specialist Mental Health Input - Turnstone/Avocet House

Dr Sillifant is now providing psychiatric consultation to residential care and teaching staff and  direct assessment of some of the …

Support to Foster Carers - National Fostering Agency


We have the privilege of providing regular consultative support to foster carers of young people with very significant emotional, …

Thank you to all

Thank you to all those who have helped us in the development of our provision. Many thanks to family, friends and to the children and …

Now Offering Teaching, Training and Consultation

Are you a professional who wishes to update your skills or understanding of emotional wellbeing or mental health issues in children …

We Are Open for Referrals

Could  a young person benefit from our help? Are they struggling to adjust to life change, bullying or family break up?  Are you concerned …