Community team – mental health services for older people – Harrogate and Craven
Alexander House, Knaresborough Tel: 01423 795150
Community team, mental health services for older people, Reed Marsh House, Redcar
Community health and local authority social care staff provides services for people aged over 65 and over with severe or acute mental ill health.
Conditions – understanding depression – mental health services for older people
Approximately 14% of women & 9% of men over 65 have depression severe enough to need treatment (EURODEP, 1999). Up to 35% of older people in care (over 65) have depression severe enough to need treatment (Thakur, 2008).
Conditions – Understanding post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) – mental health services for older people
Post-traumatic stress disorder (or PTSD for short) is the name given to the psychological problems that can sometimes follow particular threatening or distressing events.
Crisis – What to do in a mental health crisis
If a person's mental or emotional state gets worse quickly, this can be referred to as a mental health crisis or a mental health emergency.
Crisis resolution and intensive home treatment team (CRHT), urgent care services
Community urgent care service available Trustwide.
Dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT), older people, Durham and Darlington
Information on dialectical behaviour therapy (DBT) for older people living in County Durham and Darlington.
Down on the farm – stress
Mental health information for those living and working in rural settings (including farming communities) covering risks, symptoms and available support.
Durham, Darlington and Teesside NHS mental health and learning disability partnership
Working together to improve outcomes for service users.