We accept referrals from across the country
Outpatient Clinics are based in Stillorgan, Naas and Kilkenny
If you do not know what service to refer to please fax the referral to 01-288 5170 or post to Outpatient Services, Saint John of God Hospital, Stillorgan, Co Dublin and the patient will be assigned to a consultant
If you have any queries please call 01-277 1440
Psychiatric assessments are carried out by consultant psychiatrists with special interests in a range of psychiatric disorders.
Disorders treated include mood disorders, personality disorders, anxiety disorders, adult ADHD, memory disorders and adjustment/trauma related disorders.
Psychiatry of Later Life provides outpatient services for patients of sixty five years or older and younger patients who may benefit from the expertise in cognitive disorders and dementia or psychiatric problems associated with physical illness and neurological disorders”
Each consultant psychiatrist has access to a team of psychologists and occupational therapists to allow cross-referral and delivery of an integrated high quality approach to treatment.
If you refer a patient to Outpatient Services you will be informed of the time of first appointment and will be kept updated on patient progress.
Saint John of God Hospital employs a team of senior clinical psychologists who deliver high quality, patient focused, individualised treatment. All treatments are evidence based and available in individual or group format.
Typically a course of psychotherapy lasts for 6-12 sessions although for some patients it can be longer.
For more information please contact 01-277 1440
Director referrals for Psychology are welcome by sending a referral letter by fax to 01-288 5107 or post to Outpatient Department, Saint John of God Hospital, Stillorgan, Co Dublin
The WRAP® plan (Wellness Recovery Action Plan) is a simple self-management tool which helps people gain more control over their well-being. It is intended to help people to plan for themselves how best to maintain wellness and reduce and better manage periods of illness. It is a highly individualised plan which is developed and owned by the person. The St John of God WRAP service is two tiered with strands for both those with mental health difficulties and for their carers.
Mindfulness- Based Stress Reduction(MBSR)
The MBSR is an evidence based, standardised, 8 week health promotion based group intervention developed by Jon Kabit Zinn with a particular focus on developing a greater understanding and ability to cope with stress and an individual’s suffering.
Mindfulness- Based Cognitive Therapy(MBCT)
Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy (MBCT) is designed to help people who suffer repeated bouts of depression and chronic unhappiness. It combines the ideas of cognitive therapy with meditative practices and attitudes based on the cultivation of mindfulness.
Post-Discharge Support Group
A post-discharge follow up support group programme for those clients recently discharged from hospital who need support in transitioning from hospital to return to everyday life and to increase self-efficacy in meeting challenges, sustain hope or optimism, and reduce isolation in recovery.
Referrals & Queries: Direct referrals and queries can be made by phoning 2771472
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