Integrated Care Team

Our Integrated Care Team provide specialist mental health assessment and treatment within primary care settings (eg GP surgeries and health centres) for adults aged over 18 years who have a long-term condition which is linked to mental ill-health.

The service aims to reduce the need for admission to a physical or mental health inpatient bed as well as prevent/reduce the need for referral to secondary mental health services.

Referral criteria

People aged 18 – 64 who have long-term physical health conditions that are negatively impacting on their mental health, or vice versa.

Patients over the age of 65 who are frail or who have a long-term physical health conditions, where there are concerns regarding their mental health for example depression, anxiety and cognitive impairent.

Use the PRISM form for referrals and make an e-referral to SPA via SystmOne or send the referral form via secure email to Please note this email address is for referrers only.

Tel: 0300 300 1000 (referrers only)

Criteria exclusion

None stated.

How to access this service

Access is by referral.

What conditions do you cover

Dementia, probable dementia, older persons mental health

Contact info

0116 225 6779


  • GP
  • primary care health professional
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