How to refer

Please contact us for a professionals referral form.

New online referral form for professionals coming soon ...

Who should you refer?

  • Over 17 and a half years old
  • Experiencing common mental health problems which impact on their ability to self-manage
  • Not at risk of suicide
  • Patients with medically unexplained symptoms and long term conditions who are experiencing mild to moderate presentations of depression or anxiety which impact on their ability to self-manage
  • Patients must be registered with a GP in Milton Keynes

Milton Keynes Talking Therapies is not able to accept referrals for patients who are presenting with:

  • Significant risk of self-neglect, suicide or dangerous levels of harm to themselves or others
  • Patients currently supported by secondary care mental health services
  • Primary problem of alcohol or substance misuse
  • Patients with personality disorder or enduring personality difficulties who clearly have more complex treatment needs
  • Patients where eating disorder is the primary diagnosis
  • Patients where anger is the primary problem

What can talking therapies help with?

  • Depression and low mood
  • Generalised anxiety disorder
  • Fear or phobias
  • Worry
  • Physical health anxiety
  • PTSD
  • OCD
  • Insomnia