Redcar and Cleveland psychosis team

Adult services - Teesside

Redcar and Cleveland Psychosis Team

Foxrush House

Green Square

Kirkleatham Business Park

Redcar, TS10 5RS

Tel number: 01642 838333

About the service

The community intervention team provides a service to people with severe and persistent mental disorders, for example psychosis and severe personality disorder with associated perceptual disturbances.

The community intervention team is able to provide:

  • Expert assessment of mental health problems and involve the carer and family where appropriate
  • Effective evidence based treatment
  • Assistance to clients in accessing support both to reduce distress and maximise personal development to live a productive a life as possible
  • Advice and support to carers and families.

The team

The team consists of a number of different disciplines including:

  • Doctors
  • Clinical psychologist
  • Nurses
  • Occupational therapists
  • Social workers
  • Support workers
  • Nurse consultant
  • Team manager.

How to access the service

Referrals are received from a variety of sources.

When someone is accepted into the service a process of assessment takes place. This includes an appointment with a medical member of staff and a clinical psychologist, as well as a number of assessments to support a recovery focussed formulation, determining the outcome of treatment and future care needs.