Open Minds (CAMHS) Northpoint Wellbeing provide the Calderdale Mental Health Support Team. This is a service that works directly in participating schools to provide direct clinical interventions as well as support to school staff to develop their whole school approach to mental health and wellbeing.
What does the MHST do?
Provides short term evidence-based mental health support for students in school experiencing mild to moderate emotional/mental health problems
Support and training to schools to develop their whole school approach to mental health
Provides mental health advice and liaison with services for school staff about students.
How to refer
Referrals are made by trained members of school staff who act as wellbeing leads. They refer directly to Mental Health Support Team practitioners who are based within school. To access the Calderdale Mental Health Support Team Request for Support Forms, please visit this website.