We provide a therapeutic service to children and young people aged 0-18 and their families with chronic, acute and life-threatening illness, disability and bereavement.
We offer care to young people and families who require joint mental health and paediatric care in hospital. This may include, for example, where:
We also work with paediatric teams and professionals from welfare and community agencies involved with child and adolescent physical disease and disability.
We are based at the Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, which has disabled access, and car parking is available.
Monday – Friday 9am to 5pm
Thursday evening clinic (clinicians only 5pm to 8 pm)
We can refer clients and professionals to a number of national and local voluntary and self-help groups.
These include groups for particular disorders (Turner's, CIRCA, DSD), butterfly project team, bereavement team/parents group, CLIC Sargent, Barnardos and the youth workers team at Nottingham University Hospitals.
Speak to a member of our team for further details.
Outside of office hours please contact your GP service, NHS 111, or in an emergency go to your local Accident and Emergency (A&E) department.
We only take referrals by the QMC paediatric teams.
Dr Karmen Hollis, Consultant Child and Adolescent Psychiatrist.