MindMate Wellbeing

School-based therapy for children and young people in Leeds

What we do

MindMate Wellbeing in Leeds supports hundreds of school-aged children and young people each year, where emotional and mental health problems have affected their behaviour, attendance or attainment at school. The therapy usually takes place on school premises.

If you work in a school and would like to know more about our service, please call or email us on:

0113 245 0303

Who for

School-aged children and young people, and/or their parents and carers, can access MindMate Wellbeing with a variety of issues, including:

  • anxiety
  • low mood
  • bereavement
  • family breakdown
  • past abuse
  • anger management problems
  • difficulties at school.

How to refer

Referrals to this service are made either through the school or via the MindMate Single Point of Access (SPA).

So, please talk to your child’s teacher, learning mentor or GP in the first instance.

For more detail about how we use your information, please see our Privacy Notice for the MindMate Wellbeing (Schools) service in Leeds.

Our service covers


primary and secondary schools,in 16 clusters across the city.


of pupils reported an improvement in their emotional wellbeing following therapy, helping them get closer to fulfilling their potential in different areas of their lives.

“I cannot fault Northpoint’s professionalism and commitment to ensuring high-quality counselling support is provided. The service received
has been personal, friendly and tailored to suit the requirements of our schools.”

– Testimonial

Partners & commissioners

MindMate Wellbeing is run by Northpoint Wellbeing in partnership with Leeds schools/clusters, and commissioned by the Leeds Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and Leeds schools/clusters.