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Person-Centred Care: Beyond Diagnosis

Posted in Psicon's Children, Young People and Family Services

Mental health diagnoses can seem at first glance, like a set of well-defined illness that we can clearly and objectively say an individual has or does not have. In reality however, mental wellbeing is much more complicated and subjective to individuals. In their article in response to the release of the American Psychiatric Associations diagnostic Manual (DSM-V), Kinderman, Allsopp & Cooke (2017) discuss the importance of considering...

Neurorehabilitation Assistant Training Day at Psicon

Posted in Psicon's Neurorehabilitation at Psicon (NAP)

On Friday 1st December, Psicon hosted a training morning for prospective rehabilitation assistants from the University of Kent.


The morning commenced with a talk from Hugh Brunskill, Service Lead of the Neurorehabilitation at Psicon (NAP) Service, explaining the different types of neurorehabilitation offered to people with brain injuries and how these differ in the NHS and when offered...

Discount now available for families in East Kent waiting for ADHD and Autism assessments

Posted in Psicon's Neurodevelopmental Lifespan Services

Discounts are now available for families in East Kent waiting for an ADHD and Autism assessment.


Psicon are no longer commissioned to provide NHS ADHD or autism assessments for children aged 8 to 11 within East Kent - a service that we have been providing for the last 4 years.


We do understand that the waiting list is long and is only expected to grow, therefore we would like to offer a...