Leicester City Open Mind Service

What is the Open Mind Service? 

Open Mind provide help for people with anxiety, depression and other similar difficulties.

If you are having difficulties such as feeling low, anxious or stresses and would like some help, you can discuss this with your GP who may arrange a referral to the Open Mind service

How to Refer 

You may be eligible for help if you are aged 16 or over and registered with a GP practice in Leicester City. Contact your GP who may arrange a referral to Open Mind.


Leicestershire Partnership NHS Trust – Adult Mental Health Community Team

The Adult Community Mental Health Teams (CMHT) are made up of Consultant Psychiatrists, Psychiatric Nurses, Occupational Therapists, Social Workers and Psychologists providing a range of treatments, interventions and assistance to adults (people aged 16-65) suffering from difficulty with their mental health who have been referred by their GPs or other health professionals.

The types of illnesses people are referred with include bi-polar disorder, schizophrenia, severe depression, personality disorder, dual diagnosis and aspergers/autistic spectrum disorder. People requiring ongoing treatment are seen in clinics, appointments made at CMHT bases and through home visits. There is also a developing group work programme.

To find out more about the services offered and how they work, please go to: