We aim to listen, respect and understand our carers

Carer support

Life is never straightforward for parents, grandparents, brothers and sisters of someone whose behaviour challenges. Providing such incredible care for someone you love can have a huge effect on your life, so seeking support from professionals who have an in-depth and empathetic approach can really help.

Our carer support service activity:

  • can happen via telehealth or face to face

  • provide emotional, psychological and behavioural guidance

  • are safe, independent and confidential

  • aim to listen, respect, understand and never judge.

Our clinicians are skilled in a variety of therapeutic approaches, which can help explore:

  • Stress, and anxiety;

  • Changing relationships and roles;

  • Practical understanding of trauma;

  • Caring from a trauma-informed perspective;

  • Managing conflicting demands and emotions; and

  • Applying in practice the recommendations of a Positive Behaviour Support Plan.