Services for Children

Services for Children Services for Children

Comprehensive psychological assessments and therapies are available for children and adolescents who have psychological or mental health difficulties.

Effective psychological interventions are available including:

Multidisciplinary assessments and therapeutic services are available for children and young people who have persistent pain and other chronic conditions. We work very closely with medical teams within the NHS throughout the South West.

All interventions provided at Somerset Clinic are recommended and consistent with evidence based and NICE/NHS guidelines.

Educational Psychology
Experienced educational psychologists are able to provide educational and cognitive assessments and can provide individual support for children

The educational psychologists also work closely with schools when necessary to ensure children have the benefit of a multidisciplinary approach.

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health Services
Child and adolescent psychiatric services are also available. A community psychiatric nurse contributes to the assessment and intervention process. Follow-up services both at home and within the centre are provided. Our staff work closely with NHS and local authority services when indicated and are also able to work within schools when necessary.


Somerset Clinic, 60 Staplegrove Road,
Taunton, Somerset TA1 1DJ
T: 01823 336072 F: 01823 336074