Health for kids

Bray People - - View From The Street -

A NEW spe­cial­ist clinic deal­ing in the area of child and ado­les­cent men­tal health ser­vices is to launch in Ark­low in early 2009.

The Lu­cena Clinic will cater for young peo­ple re­ferred from their GP for var­i­ous rea­sons in­clud­ing be­havioural dif­fi­cul­ties, ADHD and child­hood de­pres­sion and anx­i­ety.

Ac­cord­ing to Cllr. Pat Fitzger­ald there are no out­stand­ing ob­sta­cles in set­ting up the ser­vice and that the Ark­low clinic will deal in the say way as Bray and Wick­low with re­fer­rals be­ing dealt with lo­cally within a short pe­riod.

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