As a GP, or other professional, you can make a direct referral in the usual way. A referral needs to include details of your reasons for referral, any pertinent history of which we should be aware, and a postal address and telephone number for the patient. We will contact the person you are referring by telephone for an initial discussion, and to arrange an assessment appointment. Your referral should be sent to:
The first point of access to treatment in the Cathexis Clinic is through a referral.
You can be referred to the Clinic by your GP, or another professional who knows you.
Alternatively you can self-refer.
You can make direct contact with us if you want to self-refer. Referral email is opened only by qualified clinical staff. As a minimum you should include your full name, a postal address and telephone number. Some further brief details of your reasons for referral, and any other information you may think we will find useful, will be helpful. We will usually arrange a telephone conversation with you in person, on the telephone number you give us, for an initial discussion. Your referral should be sent to: