Did you know that there are services in which you are able to self-refer, therefore not requiring an appointment with your G.P.
If you suffer from anxiety, depression, trauma, stress, bereavement or any other issues, you are able to self-refer to one of the following counselling services:
South Tyneside Talking Therapies
Telephone: 0191 2832937
An intial assessment can be carried out within your own G.P. surgery. Further appointments can then be arranged for you to be seen at either Monkton Hall or Cleadon Park Primary Care Centre.
Please contact the service on: 0191 4813902 ( Lines are open Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5pm)
Clinics are available at The Glen Primary Care Centre, Cleadon Park Primary Care Centre and Flagg Court.
Clinics are held:
Monday, Wednesday and Friday 8.30am - 5.00pm
Tuesday and Thursday 08.30am - 8.00pm
Saturday 09.00am - 1.00pm
You will be offered a telephone appointment within two days of contacting the service, which will last approximately twenty minutes. You may be offered a treatment plan or a face to face appointment. If you are offered a face to face appointment, you will be seen within three weeks.