at·tune | \ ə-ˈtün , -ˈtyün \
attuned; attuning; attunes
1: to bring into harmony: tune
2: to make aware or responsive
Our comprehensive assessment of ASD utilises gold standard assessment tools, as recommended by the National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) guidelines and consists of a clinical interview with parents, a structured, face-to-face assessment with your child, liaison with your child’s school and includes a final feedback meeting conducted via the telephone with recommendations and guidance on strategies to help with your child’s difficulties. The assessment is always conducted by two clinicians working as part of a multi-disciplinary team. A full assessment report will be generated following the assessment.
Our comprehensive ADHD assessments, informed by NICE guidelines, include a full clinical and psychosocial assessment of the individual along with a detailed developmental and psychiatric history. We also request information from your child’s school to obtain information about presentation in different contexts. This package will include a detailed report.
Difficulties worked with
We offer support to adults, children and young people with a range of mental health difficulties including depression, anxiety, obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), self-harm, psychosis, post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and complex trauma resulting in intense and overwhelming emotions.
Therapeutic interventions provided
We offer a full range of therapies some of which include: Compassion Focused Therapy (CFT), Dialectical Behavioural Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), in narrative and systemic approaches and in trauma-informed approaches including Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR).
Child and Adolescent Initial Psychiatric Assessment
Structured psychiatric assessment of mental health difficulties occurring in childhood and adolescence, including anxiety, depression, OCD, ASD, ADHD, and sleep difficulties.
Pharmacological treatment can be provided if required.
We can provide second opinion on previous diagnoses.
Psychiatric follow-up or medication review