The EEG (Electroencephalography) service offers departmental recordings of routine, sleep and overnight ambulatory EEG to adults and children. A mobile service is offered to visit clients with LD and challenging behaviours at home or in school or day centres if a visit to hospital is too stressful. A copy of the EEG referral letter can be obtained from the department secretary for use by the GP or Epilepsy nurse.
Learning Disability Psychiatry
Assessment and treatment of psychiatric, behavioural and seizure disorders associated with learning disability in adults. Service to children with severe learning disability and complex behavioural or psychiatric problems not suitable for generic CAMHS service.
Osborne Court is part of the provider arm within the Learning Disability integrated service. It operates four distinct services: Children's short break service, Children's emergency and assessment service, Adult's short break service and a Hydrotherapy Pool.