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

 

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 …

Care Wash Pack Campaign

  This year CWP ran a Christmas Charity Campaign, the ‘Care Wash Pack Campaign’, aimed to help the local homeless community.  Staff across the Trust were asked to donate items and bags that could be used to make up a …

LD CAMHS West advice session

LD CAMHS run a monthly advice session, at either Dee Banks School (Chester) or Civic Way (Ellesmere Port). The next session will take place at Civic Way (Ellesmere Port) on: Thursday 26th March 2015, from 10am – 12 noon. These sessions will be to …

Children In Need

  This post was written by Tayla one of the young people at Pine Lodge: ” On Children In Need Day, all the young people at Pine Lodge were involved in making items and baking cakes to sell to staff …

How Mymind is using social media to help young people to access CAMHS

In the summer of 2014 OFCOM  released their latest statics about young people and social media. Ofcom’s report highlighted that: Young people aged 12- 15 spend 36 per cent of their media time on social media – this is double the rate of adults …