Address

Royal London Hospital - 6th floor,
New Hospital, Stepney Way, London  E1 1BB

Phone

020 3594 0407

Paediatric Liaison Team

Who we are

The Paediatric Liaison Team (PLT) works with children and young people aged 0-17, as well as their families and carers. We offer support to manage the emotional impact of living with a health condition. Our work includes assessment and intervention for:

• Health problems with an impact on emotional wellbeing
• Physical health problems with a psychological component
• Psychological assessment
• Psychiatric assessment
• Neuropsychological assessment
• Adjustment to illness
• Pain management
• Adherence to treatment
• Consultation to health professionals and teams


The team is based within the hospital on Level 6 and covers all clinical areas including the A&E department, all paediatric inpatient wards and also outpatients. The following professionals form the PLT: clinical psychologists, psychiatrists, a social worker and a bilingual co-worker.

Referrals from doctors, nurses and other professionals working at the Royal London Hospital

Clinical

Conditions:

Genetic conditions
Malignant disease
Neurological conditions
Physical disability


Clinical speciality:

Child & Adolescent Mental Health Services
Child Health Service