Mental Health Liaison Worker

Based in Practice and the Community.

Review and support patients in primary care and assess where their needs can be best met.

Offer brief interventions to patients who have mental health needs, Examples include psychoeducation, anxiety management, behavioural activation, mindfulness, relapse prevention, sleep hygiene, emotion regulation, (Re) establishing productive / valued daily routines etc.

Work closely with social prescribers and other professionals, to support the patient to access the right services in the right place and at the right time.