Services Provided

Mental Health - Intensive Home Treatment Team

The Intensive Home Treatment Team is an integrated multi-disciplinary team that provides a service to people experiencing severe mental health difficulties, who require same day assessment and treatment/intervention and will provide intensive home treatment as an alternative to acute in-patient care.

The team operates 7 days a week:

  • Monday – Friday, 9am – 8.00pm
  • Saturday & Sunday, 9am – 5.00pm
  • Public Holidays, 9am – 5.00pm.

 Out with these times please contact the Greater Glasgow and Clyde CPN Out Of Hours Service on Tel: 0845 650 1730.

Who is the Service for

The service is for adults with acute adult mental health problems who are experiencing a psychiatric crisis and/or relapse of such severity that without the involvement of the Intensive Home Treatment Team would be at risk of being admitted to hospital. Specifically:

  • People who have a residential postcode within Renfrewshire CHP Area
  • People in acute admission wards where an early supported discharge can be facilitated
  • People within general acute wards who require assessment outwith Liaison Psychiatry hours. 

The service may not be suitable for individuals with the following needs:

  • A primary diagnosis of alcohol or other substance dependency
  • A primary diagnosis of Learning Disabilities
  • A primary diagnosis of Organic Mental Health problems
  • Current involvement with the Forensic Community Mental Health Team/services.

 How to Access the Service

Telephone referrals will be accepted from: 

  • GPs and other primary care practitioners
  • Mental Health Professionals
  • Accident and Emergency Departments
  • NHS 24
  • Emergency Duty Services
  • Health & Social Care Community Teams
  • Addiction Services (for non addiction mental health problems
  • Other agencies working within Mental Health (RAMH)
  • Police and Emergency Services.

Out with the hours of work of the Intensive Home Treatment Team please contact Greater Glasgow and Clyde CPN Out Of Hours Service on Tel: 0845 650 1730.

Contact Information

Intensive Home Treatment Team
Tel : 0141 618 3333 
Fax: 0141 618 5381
Greater Glasgow and Clyde CPN Out Of Hours Service
Tel: 0845 650 1730.