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

 

Freya ‘s ‘The Glass Box’

In which I make bad mental health analogies and attempt to organise my thoughts into vaguely coherent sentences Imagine you’re maybe ten or eleven, and just going about your daily life as normal. Going to school with hardly any issues, having …

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 …

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 …