Clinical Health Psychology

The Clinical Health Psychology Team (CHPT) comprises clinical, health and counselling psychologists based in multidisciplinary teams working with health care staff, patients and their families in physical health settings. The psychologists work within the Community Palliative Care Team, Community Heart Failure and Respiratory Teams the Diabetes Centre, Persistent Pain Service, Cardiac Rehabilitation, Activ8 (Child obesity service) and Action East.

The CHPT aims:

  • To support and enhance the psychological management of patients with physical health problems in Tower Hamlets.
  • Participates in multi-disciplinary supportive, rehabilitative and end of life care for patients with the following illnesses; diabetes, persistent pain, coronary heart disease and heart failure, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and cancer; it provides clinical psychology input to surgical and care pathways (plastics surgery and child and adult obesity), and; the Behaviour Change Training & Consultation Psychology Service trains healthcare staff in skills around promoting behaviour change and self care in their patients.

Who to contact

Tel: 020 8121 4241

Where to go

Name of venue
Beaumont House
Venue address
Mile End Hospital
E1 4DG

When is it on?

Date & Time Information
9am to 5pm, Monday to Friday

Other details

Referral required?
Who can make a referral?
This service is part of Community Palliative Care Team, Community Heart Failure and Respiratory Teams, The Diabetes Centre, Persistent Pain Service,Cardiac Rehabilitation, Activ8 and Action East. Self-referral not accepted.

Journey Planner

Address: Mile End Hospital  London