I'm a professional

If you work in Swansea or Neath Port Talbot, and you're worried about a child or young person you're working with, advice and support is at hand. Some services are provided regionally such as the Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS). However, local councils provide and commission a number of services specific to their populations. You'll also find a wide range of voluntary organisations that offer support in your local area. Follow the links below for details.

As a professional, how can you help?

There isn't one way to support the needs of children and young people with mental health and wellbeing concerns but TidyMinds have put together some suggestions of things that might help you.

As a professional, how can you help?

Worried about a child or young person you're working with?

If you’re concerned about a young person and are looking for support, explore the links below. You’ll also find links to useful info and services here

Worried about a child or young person?

Working with young people in Swansea

Do you work with children and young people in Swansea? These services are on hand to provide support.

What's in Swansea?

Working with young people in Neath Port Talbot?

Do you work with children and young people in Neath Port Talbot? These services are on hand to provide support.

What's in Neath Port Talbot?

CAMHS (Child & Adolescent Mental Health Support Service)

A single point of access for families, referrers and partner agencies.

CAMHS

Swansea Bay University Health Board (SBUHB)

Find info on GPs and other services for children and young people across Swansea and Neath Port Talbot on the SBUHB page.

Swansea Bay University Health Board

Training for professionals

There’s a range of training opportunities for professionals wishing to support people with mental health and emotional wellbeing. Many are sector-specific or bespoke to particular professionals.

Training for professionals

Looking after yourself

Workplace wellbeing is incredibly important. It ensures that professionals feel supported and stay emotionally well as they carry out their roles.

Workplace wellbeing

Useful resources

A growing collection of useful resources for professionals in Swansea and Neath Port Talbot.

View resources