Heathcotes Hembrigg Park
- Personality Disorder
Heathcotes Hembrigg Park is a specialist treatment centre that supports eight individuals with emotionally unstable personality disorders, who may also have a mild learning disability.
The DBT cycle is a 12 month programme, however additional treatment cycles can be commissioned if required; the residential element of the service is open-ended, and we will work with each individual to devise an appropriate pathway at the appropriate time. The service aims to:
Reduce life threatening behaviours
Reduce behaviours that have a negative impact or could to lead to placement breakdown
Reduce hospital admissions
Improve quality of life through the development of meaningful relationships, increased independence and meaningful activities
Encourage individual goals and aspirations
Heathcotes Hembrigg Park is situated in a residential area on the outskirts of Leeds and close to a wealth of community facilities. Service users can also enjoy the wide range of attractions that Leeds city centre has to offer. There are excellent transport links to Leeds city centre with the service being close to a main bus route as well as the M1 motorway.. There are many opportunities for service users to develop new skills; with access to local colleges with opportunities for further education.
The environment maintains a homely feel but remain robust and appropriate for the service user group. All 8 bedrooms rooms have ensuite bedrooms and the service provides twenty four hour support. The service has spacious communal lounges, kitchen and dining areas and outside space with a lawn area. There is a shared bathroom in addition to the ensuite shower rooms. Service users also have access to a quiet communal lounge where they can use a computer or enjoy watching films. There are a number of ground floor bedrooms available for disabled access and there is a shared bathroom in addition to ensuite shower rooms.
All staff are NAPPI (Non Abusive Physical and Psychological Interventions) trained, as well being specially trained in personality disorder with a view to minimising the level and frequency of challenging behaviour.
For further information regarding this service, please contact our Commissioning Team – 01246556453.
- Bridge Street Close