CAMHS – Children and Adolescent Mental Health Services
CAMHS is the Children and Adolescent Mental Health Service. The team provides assessment and a range of interventions, and can also work with parents and carers.
CAMHS can provide treatment for various conditions, including:
- autistic spectrum disorder
- depression and bipolar disorder
- eating disorder
- post traumatic stress disorder
- tics and Tourrettes
- and significant persistent behaviour problems which strongly indicate mental health difficulties
There is also access to other CAMHS specialist services provided in Edinburgh which include: learning disability team, paediatric psychology and liaison service (PPALS), child sexual abuse team (The Meadows Team) and in patient and day patient facilities.
For more information please see the Midlothian Leaflet.
Intended Client Groups:
- Young People
- Up to 18
Applicants for this service should also meet this condition:
Children and young people aged up to 18 who have mental health difficulties.
This service accepts direct self referrals.
GP, Social Work, etc
This service is available by appointment only.
Contact Info. & Service Address
Eastfield Medical Practice
Eastfield Farm Road
Tel: 01968 671 330