Telephone 01642 837509
Monday to Friday (9am to 5pm)
The service is for adults over the age of 18 years who are at risk of causing significant harm to other people.
We will provide you with advice and support about how to manage your behaviour.
The team includes:
- social workers
- support workers
Why you have been referred
You have been referred to our service because you are either:
- being discharged from hospital…
- or your community team would like advice and support about managing the risk of violence or re-offending.
We will meet with you and ask questions about your mental health and any offending history.
We may need to meet with you more than once to complete the assessment.
We will share our recommendations and advice with you and whoever else is involved in your care.
We can provide you with specialist psychological and psychiatric assessments to improve your mental health and to support you in managing the risk of violence or re-offending.
You may be asked to take part in a survey where you will be asked for your views on the service you have received.
Your key workers are:
Access to information about you
Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Foundation Trust is registered under the Data Protection Act 1998 to store and use personal information. We ask for information about you so you can receive proper care and treatment. We keep this information together with details of your care, because it may be needed if we see you again.
Everyone working in the NHS has a legal duty to keep information about you confidential. You can request the personal information we hold about you. To access your personal information, write to the Data protection privacy officer, Information governance department, Lanchester Road Hospital, Durham, DH1 5RD.
|Date last updated:||11 / 2020|
|Archive date:||11 / 2023|
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