Services for families in pre, post or ongoing legal proceedings

Specialist Parenting Assessments and Treatment (SATS)

The Specialist Assessment and Treatment Service (SATS) is a multidisciplinary specialist team offering parenting assessments and therapeutic interventions of children and families in public law proceedings, or pre-proceedings (e.g. Public Law Outline).

If you would like to enquire about our availability to undertake a parenting assessment please click here [add hyperlink to form] to download our enquiry form, and return it to the following email address. Please note that referrals to SATS must be made through Children's Social Care or relevant legal representatives.


Telephone: +44(0)20 7794 2313

To find out more about Specialist Assessment and Treatment Service (SATS) please click here

Please click here to download our SATS Assessment Enquiry Form or SATS Treatment Enquiry Form


Contact and Residence Disputes (CRD)

For all enquiries and referrals to Contact and Residence Disputes team please contact Marianne McGowan, Clinical Administrator.


Telephone: +44 (0)20 7794 2313

To find out more about Contact and Residence Disputes please click here


Early Years Parenting Unit (EYPU)

The Early Years Parenting Unit is a specialist service offering assessment and therapy for parents with personality disorders/difficulties with babies and children under the age of five who are subject to a Child in Need or Child Protection plan, or who are on the edge of care.

For all enquiries about the EYPU, please contact Leonie Graham, Coordinator for EYPU. Please note that all referrals to EYPU must be made through Children’s Social Care.


Telephone: +44 (0)20 7794 2313 

To find out more about our Early Years Parenting Unit (EYPU) please click here