Choice Clinic offers a single point of access to CAMHS and offers families their first CHOICE appointment with Wirral CAMHS. We accept self-referrals from families of children and young people experiencing moderate to severe mental health difficulties and referrals from professionals. There are a number of steps to the referral process which are detailed below:

Check out of referral criteria. This can be found in the ‘getting help/getting more help’ section of the Wirral CAMHS Resource and Information Pack.

Call the Wirral CAMHS Advice and Duty Line to speak to one of our clinicians, who will ask you a range of questions to gain an understanding of your child’s needs and presentation. This will take approximately 30 minutes. Or You can complete the self-referral form and email it to us. However, you may also receive a call from the service before we can process the referral.