This is where you can find out about what’s new in CWP CAMHS for parents and carers.

 

OCD and children, as described by Ellie Donnelly

Mymind.org.uk would like to thank Ellie Donnelly, CBT (Cognitive Behaviour Therapist) for giving permission to reproduce her words.  Ellie is founder and Head Therapist at Daisy Retreat, in Bali, and her advice is detailed below: “Obsessive Compulsive Disorder or OCD is …

West Cheshire 0-16 CAMHS official launch day- Thursday 21st March!!!

The joint 0-16 CAMHS and Primary CAMHS teams would like to invite you to the official launch day of the new, joined-up team, West Cheshire 0-16 CAMHS! The day takes place on: Thursday 21st March 2013 Where: Marsden House, Brookdale Place, …

Our response to the Francis Report

You may have read recently about an investigation into complaints and poor treatment of patients who attended a hospital in Mid Staffordshire.  The report is called the Francis report. Robert Francis QC, Chairman of the inquiry, made a number of …

Our new team name is…..West Cheshire 0-16 CAMHS!

Following the joining up of West Cheshire 0-16 CAMHS and Primary CAMHS services we asked for your feedback on whether we needed to change our team name.  The votes have now been counted and…. The results are: 1st – West Cheshire …

Eating Disorder Awareness Week – 11th to 17th February 2013

Eating disorders awareness week is happening from Monday 11th February 2013 to Sunday 17th February 2013 This week aims to raise awareness of eating disorders and provide support for people affected by this. Have you or anybody close to you suffered from …

CWP work with the Richmond Fellowship to highlight the “5 Ways to Wellbeing”

During the summer holidays Cheshire CAMHS and CWP Inpatient Service at Pine Lodge took part in a project to create five short animations to highlight the “5 Ways to Wellbeing”.    This was a joint project with the Richmond Fellowship and gave young people …

What is Self Harm?

The phrase self harm is used to describe a range of things that people do to themselves in a deliberate and sometimes hidden way and it can involve: cutting,  burning,  scalding, banging or scratching ones’ own body, breaking bones, hair pulling, …