Sunderland Royal – Liaison Psychiatry Access and Treatment Service (Sunderland Royal) – NTW155

The Self Harm Team/A&E Mental Health Liaison are a team of mental health professionals whose expertise lies in helping people who harm themselves. When a person self harms or takes an overdose, it is often a sign of distress which may call for professional help.

The Team consists of Senior Nurses led by a Lead Practitioner. Trainee Psychiatrists also join the team on a rotational basis and Student Nurses on placement.  Referrals to the service are made by ward or department staff at Sunderland Royal Hospital including Accident & Emergency department.

How to get Referred
Via Accident and Emergency Department at the Sunderland Royal Hospital


0191 541 0145


M1/ M2 Block Sunderland Royal Hospital Kayll Road SR4 7TP SR4 7TP

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