Calderdale Mental Health Support Team (MHST)

Mental health support to students, pupils, families and staff in selected schools in Calderdale

Who for

School aged children and young people experiencing mild to moderate emotional/mental health problems

What do we do?

 

Evidence based mental health support for children and young people

and

Support and training to schools to develop their whole school approach to emotional wellbeing.

How to refer

Referrals are made by trained members of school staff who act as wellbeing leads. They refer directly to Mental Health Support Team practitioners who are based within school.

“I found this service really helpful.”

– Testimonial

Partners & commissioners

Calderdale Clinical Commissioning Group receives funding for the service from NHS England and the Department of Education. Mental Health Support Team staff are employed by Northpoint Wellbeing.