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Mental Health, Talking Therapies & IAPT (Under 18)

Young Minds

YoungMinds provide young people with tools to look after their mental health. Their website is full of advice, information and tips on what to do if you’re struggling with how you feel.

YoungMinds are not part of CAMHS. They are a charity who provide information and advice.


020 7089 5050



BEMHs – Behavioural and Emotional Health Team (0 – 18 years)

If you are concerned about a child or young person’s behaviour, or about their emotional or mental health needs, BEMHs offer help and support.

Parents, carers and children or young people can call directly to ask for help and support. Support is offered for those who have/are:

  • Concerns about behaviour, emotional wellbeing or mental health
  • Concerns about possible Autistic Spectrum Disorder or ADHD
  • Registered with a Nottingham City GP

If you wish to speak to someone about a child or young person’s behavioural or emotional needs, please contact the Behavioural and Emotional Health Team:

Contact details:

0115 876 1716

Behavioural and Emotional Health Team
Directorate of Children’s Integrated Services
Nottingham City Council
Loxley House
Station Street



Autism Team

Children with Autism – Nottingham City Council

The Children with Autism Team support schools to include children and young people with Autism and Autistic Spectrum Disorder. They advise on strategies and resources, and work alongside staff in schools to help meet the needs of children and young people.

There is a named teacher in every City school and the time is allocated in individual need.

Contact details:

0115 876 5311

Date published: 20th March 2023
Date last updated: 21st March 2023