Primary Mental Health Workers (PMHWs) come from a range of professional backgrounds having specialist training and experience in helping children, young people and their families and carers when there are emotional or mental health concerns.
We work with professionals working with children and young people, families and carers to support their work where there are concerns about emotional wellbeing or mental health.
We also support and train others to understand mental health and respond sensitively and positively, so that mental health is ‘Everyone’s Business’.
We provide multi-agency training to encourage skills development and further knowledge.
Assessment and joint working on complex cases.
Direct interventions to children, young people, families and parents/carers with cases open to the: