Healthy Young Minds Tameside - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

We offer specialist services to children and young people who are experiencing mental health difficulties.

We help children and young people up to the age of 16 years and from 16-18 years for young people on particular pathways.  Some of the problems that we an help with include:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Eating disorders
  • Psychosis
  • Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)
  • Self-harm
  • ADHD (Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder)
  • ASD (Autistic Spectrum Disorder)
  • More complex psychological difficulties

We also provide consultation, advice and training to other agencies and accept referrals from a wide range of professionals.

Our clinicians come from a range of clinical and professional backgrounds, including psychiatrists, nurses, social workers or psychologists, amongst others.

You can find out more about our Healthy Young Minds services, such as our Home Treatment Team, on our dedicated website.

Health professionals - referring to our service

All referrals for children and adolescent mental health services in Tameside & Glossop now go through a single point of access team, in partnership with Tameside Metropolitan Borough Council Early Help.

Referrals can be made through completion of the Multi Agency Referrals Service (MARS) form. Your referral will be checked by mental health professionals and allocated to the service that best meets the needs of the child or young person.

Appointments during covid – staying safe

This animated video has more information on what to expect at appointments with us during the pandemic, and some of the ways we’re working to keep you and our team safe:

Click here to watch it.