Mental health support
Within Forward Leeds there is a specialist team made up of Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Nurse Specialists, Therapists, Non-Medical Prescribers, & Associate Practitioners.
The team’s role within Forward Leeds is to provide specialist assessment and interventions for individuals with alcohol &/or drug problems who have additional complex needs. They are based across the three main Forward Leeds hubs in Armley, Kirkgate in the city centre and Seacroft, as well as in the hospitals in Leeds.
They offer a variety of interventions, such as:
- Mental Health assessments & diagnosis
- Psychological Therapies & Interventions
- Parenting Assessment & Parenting Skills
- Specialist Prescribing
LYPFT NHS staff should use the LYPFT StaffNet page to refer people for support.