• The Box
    The Box

    Activities and tools for you to use

  • Mindfulness
    Mindfulness

    So what is mindfulness?

  • The Box+
    The Box+

    New uploads

  • 5-12 Main Site
    5-12 Main Site

    Check it out!

This is where you can find out about what’s new in CWP CAMHS for children and young people aged 5-12.

 

Involvement @ Adcote Health & Education Assessment Unit

  During the past few months, the young people at Adcote Health & Education Assessment Unit have been busy taking part in various involvement activities as a way of improving access and ensuring our literature and the environment at Adcote …

Sharing Mymind’s social media vision with CWP Chief Executive

Last Tuesday was a momentous day for the mymind team.  We met with Sheena Cumiskey , Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (CWP) Chief Executive at our trust’s Trust Board offices at Redesmere in Chester. Mymind won the  ’Innovative Access …

So tell us, what’s in a name ?

During  July 2015 West Community CAMHS services will be moving to Churton building on the Countess Site in Chester. We want your help to find a new name for the building and need your ideas by Friday 8th May.  e-mail …

Hawthorn Centre’s “lick of paint” – Eve’s story

Where are you most comfortable?                a) in a homely environment with pictures of places you dream to go on the walls                b) an industrial building with fluorescent hospital lighting, brown doors, ridiculously loud clocks and walls of what …

A New Home for West Cheshire CAMHS, CHEDS & Home Based Therapy Teams

During July 2015  Cheshire and Wirral Partnership NHS Foundation Trust’s (CWP) West Cheshire CAMHS’ 0-16, 16-19 teams, and the trust wide Home Based Therapy and  CHEDS (eating disorder) services will move into Churton (which is on the Countess of Chester …

Living alongside a condition

Sometimes, living with a condition whether it be medical (e.g. diabetes, cystic fibrosis, chronic fatigue) or developmental (e.g. ADHD, ASC, Dyslexia) can be hard. Many young people have experienced feeling stressed, worried, angry, fed-up or unhappy at times with their …

Young Persons Interview Panel: Do’s and Don’ts!

After being present at 15 interviews now, we’ve compiled a list of things that we’ve noticed that have worked well and not so well in an interview based setting. Do: be cheerful! have confidence in your answers, we definitely believe …