The Leeds Personality Disorder Managed Clinical Network is a city-wide multi-agency and multidisciplinary service that aims to work effectively with people who present with personality disorder, complexity of need and significant risk issues. It provides a range of different services to meet the needs of people at the varying stages of their journey in the recovery process. These interventions include:
Journey Occupational Therapy Group work programme
Dialectical Behaviour Therapy (DBT) Informed Skills Groups as part of the city wide DBT service
Personality Disorder Knowledge and Understanding Framework (KUF) Awareness level training for staff across the city.
The range of interventions, available from the Personality Disorder Clinical Network are only available at present to service users living in the Leeds area and registered with a Leeds GP.
The Leeds Personality Disorder Managed Clinical Network offers support for those who care for someone with a personality disorder.
Carers Support Group (bi-monthly)
A bi-monthly support group that offers carers the opportunity to chat and share experiences with other carers, to get information and advice and to focus on your own wellbeing as a carer.
The group is run in partnership with Carers Leeds and meets every second month at the Carers Leeds office, The Headrow, Leeds, LS1 6PT. There’s no need to book, just come along and join in.
Groups will take place on the following dates:
Wednesday 21 June, 6pm – 8pm
Wednesday 16 August, 6pm – 8pm
Wednesday 18 October, 6pm – 8pm
Wednesday 20 December, 6pm – 8pm
For more information about the bi-monthly carers support group please contact Ruth Sutherland on 0113 85 57951 or Elaine Wilkes on 0113 380 4300.
The Leeds Personality Disorder Managed Clinical Network is a city-wide multi-agency and multidisciplinary service and team members work across Yorkshire and Humberside. The service has an administrative base at The Sugar Refinery and can be contacted on 0113 85 57950.