Services for children and young people in Northamptonshire (aged 0-25) with special educational needs and disabilities.

Educational Psychology Service (for Northampton, Daventry, and South-West Northants) - NCC

Type of service:
Local Government Department
Address:
Northamptonshire County Council, One Angel Square, Angel Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire NN1 1ED
Telephone number:
01604 364770
Service description:
The Educational Psychology Service (EPS) work to promote positive child development and learning through the application of psychology – the study of the mind and learning, human behaviour and relationships.

The EPS help children and young people overcome barriers to successful learning.
These barriers might arise from:
•learning difficulties and special educational needs (SEN)
• behavioural, social or emotional needs
• physical, medical or sensory needs


EPS may be contacted for help and advice by:
• a school or early years setting
• a parent
• a health professional
• an additional needs teacher
• a pre-school teacher
• a social worker
• other professionals working with children

EPS will offer consultation on concerns raised and agree an action plan.

If the concern is about a child, parental permission must have been given before they will be involved.
Cost:
Free
Age range:
0 - 25 years
Opening hours:
Monday 09:00 - 17:00
Tuesday 09:00 - 17:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00
Thursday 09:00 - 17:00
Friday 09:00 - 16:30
Eligibility criteria:
  • Age - Early Years (0-5)
  • Age - School (5-18)
  • Age - Adulthood (18-25)
  • SEND descriptors
Referral route:
  • Professional Referral
Last updated on:
31/08/2018
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