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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Mental Health


Local Authority area:

East Lothian

Primary Courts of relevance:

Edinburgh Sheriff court

All information provided by:

East Lothian Community Justice Partnership

East Lothian Community Justice Information

Published: 15 November 2022

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Community Payback Order: Treatment: Mental Health

Interventions suitable for

All appropriate service users – no restrictions

Programme Title and Provider

Treatment: mental health

Details of all Specific national or local scheme/intervention(s) available

Referrals would be made to NHS partners at psychological therapies, psychiatric services and community mental health teams as appropriate.

Individuals who are assessed as presenting a serious risk of causing harm and may suffer from a Personality Disorder can be referred to the Serious Offender Liaison Service at the Royal Edinburgh Hospital.

Possible Outcomes

As required to manage mental health challenges and reintegrate back into local communities.

Process for Assessment and/or inclusion in scheme/intervention


SOLS Assessment

Relevant psychological or psychiatric assessment – NHS Lothian