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Lewisham Child and Adolescent Paediatric Liaison Service

Phone number:
020 7138 1250 or 020 7138 1230
Hospital site:
Services at other sites
Address:
Kaleidoscope
32 Rushey Green
Catford
London
SE6 4JF
Disabled access:
  • Wheelchair accessible building
  • Therapy rooms accessible by lift
  • Accessible toilets
  • Blue badge parking at the rear of the building
Directorate or department:
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services
Care pathway:
Service type:
Treatment mode:
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (Local)
This service is for people who live in:
Lewisham
Summary:
The Paediatric Hospital Liaison Team is part of Lewisham Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS). Our team is for children and young people, up to the age of 18, who live in the London Borough of Lewisham.

We co-ordinate psychological assessments for children and young people being cared for at University Hospital Lewisham. Our team is here to help manage the emotional impact of physical illness on children, young people and families, and improve their ability to manage the illness and its effects.

Weprovide mental health input for children and young people children with acute illnesses, and those with chronic and life-limiting conditions. This includes conditions such as cystic fibrosis, asthma, and diabetes. This service is for children and young people who have had severe and complex problems for some time.

We have close links with paediatric staff in the hospital, child development teams, and other CAMHS teams.

Our team members
Our team is made up of people from different backgrounds working together to provide multi-disciplinary care. This may include child and adolescent psychiatrists, social workers, clinical psychologists, community psychiatric nurses, child psychotherapists, occupational therapists, as well as art, music and drama therapists.
Further Information:

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