Emotional Wellbeing in Teesside (EWIT)

These services are delivering the “Improving Access to Psychological Therapy” (IAPT) programme in Teesside covering Hartlepool, Stockton, Middlesbrough and Redcar.

The IAPT service is based on the stepped care model.

How the service works:

Step 1 – Accessing the service

  • GP Referrals can be made also self referrals are accepted and can be made by calling 01642 345212
  • The service then arranges an appointment for the client
  • The appointment will normally be completed within 10 days.
  • The client will be referred to Step 2 or Step 3

Step 2 – Mild to moderate depression and anxiety treated by a Psychological Wellbeing Practitioner (PWP) who will deliver the following interventions

  • Wellbeing groups
  • Psycho-education
  • Brief Therapy
  • Behavioural activation
  • Self help material
  • Navigation to support services.

Step 3 – Moderate to severe depression. Psychological Wellbeing Therapist is a qualified psychological therapist who can deliver a range of Evidence Based psychological therapies. This will include:

  • Structured and time limited psychological therapy
  • Thinking skills enhancement
  • Development of interpersonal skills
  • Improving “Functional Wellbeing”
  • Emotional management
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Emotional Wellbeing in Teesside (EWIT)
8 Yarm Road
TS18 3NA

Tel: 01642 672987
Fax: 01642 601833
Email: info@ewit.co.uk

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