Mental health

Find out how to get support for your mental health.

Get support without seeing a GP

You may get help sooner if you use the services below. You do not need to see a GP first.

Talking Therapies - Somerset

Somerset Talking Therapies is an Improving Access to Psychological Therapies (IAPT) service. We offer emotional and psychological support to anyone – aged over 18 and registered with a Somerset GP – who is feeling anxious or depressed. You can refer yourself directly here via the website.

This service is free to all NHS patients registered with the Surgery.

See things that Talking Therapies - Somerset can help with
  • depression
  • generalized anxiety
  • panic and agoraphobia
  • Experiencing panic attacks
  • Caught up in excessive compulsions or thoughts
  • Trauma from past emotional, physical or sexual abuse

Phone: 0300 323 0033

If you need urgent help:

NHS urgent mental health helplines are for people of all ages. You can:

  • get 24-hour advice and support – for you or someone else
  • speak to a mental health professional
  • get advice on the best way to get help
Find a local NHS urgent mental health helpline

Request an appointment at the surgery

If the services above are not suitable, you can request an appointment at the surgery.