At the Under 14 service we provide comprehensive pathways for children up to 14 if you have moderate to severe mental health difficulties. We provide a range of therapeutic interventions including art therapy, systemic family therapy, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Eye Movement Desensitisation and Reprocessing (EMDR) and play therapy.
We accept referrals from GPs, schools, health visitors and all agencies involved with young people and their families.
Outside these hours please leave a telephone message. We aim to respond the next working day.
We see you usually with your family, to complete an assessment and plan your treatment. We offer a range of therapies including art therapy, systemic family therapy, CBT, EMDR and play therapy. We have a Looked After Children's team and a neurodevelopmental pathway if you have complex developmental disorders.
We offer appointments at local clinics including The Silverwood or Meridian House, or if appropriate at other venues. How frequently and how long you continue to see us depends on the difficulties you are experiencing.
Silverwood Child and Family CentreNorthgate Hospital Northgate Street Great YarmouthNR30 1BL
Contact us on 01493 337601 or 01502 533500
We see young people with a range of mental health problems including: AnxietyDeliberate self-harming Eating disordersLow moodAttachment disorders Those struggling with the effects of major negative life eventsAttention deficit disorder combined with mental health problems such as anxiety or low moodAutistic spectrum disorders combined with mental health problem such as anxiety or low mood
We see you with your family and we involve your parents and carers in planning your treatment. Where your family need additional support we work closely with professionals from other agencies, such as Children's Services, to help organise this.
We provide information about other voluntary organisations who work with young people with particular difficulties, such as autistic spectrum disorders.