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Booking Mental Health/ILP appointments

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Booking a Mental Health appointment

The University of Exeter supports students experiencing mental health difficulties to access their learning and wider University experience. The Mental Health Pathway can meet with students to discuss the issues they are experiencing as a result of their mental health difficulties, and to consider possible reasonable adjustments as part of an Individual Learning Plan (ILP).

1. Please complete the below form to request an Individual Learning Plan appointment with the Mental Health Pathway. Please ensure that you have medical evidence which you are able to upload before completing this form. You are able to obtain medical evidence from your GP or another healthcare professional, e.g. psychiatrist.

2. If you already have an ILP in place and would like a further appointment with a Mental Health advisor to review your support, please email wellbeing@exeter.ac.uk with the reason you are requesting this appointment. Please write 'Mental Health review appointment' as the subject of the email.

We will respond to you within 5 working days; if you have not heard from us within this time frame please call us on 01392 724381. You can also attend a Mental Health drop-in. If you require urgent support, please see our information here

  • If you have any queries and would like to speak to a member of staff in the Mental Health team before completing this form, please come along to a Mental Health drop-in or email wellbeing@exeter.ac.uk.  

Mental Health ILP Appointment Request Form

Before completing this form, please ensure that you read the following with regards to how your information may be shared with other staff within the University, and about declaring your health to the University - current students declaring a disability.

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Medical evidence upload field
Please ensure you upload medical evidence with this form as otherwise you will not be able to submit the form. The evidence will need to contain the following details: 1) A diagnosis/working diagnosis of your disability/condition 2) How long you have had your disability/condition 3) The main symptoms of your disability/condition and if relevant, the medication side effects
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Declaration
I confirm that the above information is correct to the best of my knowledge and that I have read the document ‘Declaring a Disability or Health Condition’. I will inform Wellbeing Services of any change in my circumstances. I consent to my information being shared within the University in order for the relevant support to be put in place.
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Our team of advisors in our Mental Health and AccessAbility teams can meet with you to discuss the issues you are experiencing as a result of your mental health condition, disability or long term health condition, and to consider possible reasonable adjustments as part of an Individual Learning Plan (ILP). To ensure we arrange the right appointment with the right person, please complete the online request form.

If you already have an ILP in place and would like a further appointment to review any adjustments, or to discuss further disability advice and guidance, please email Accessability@exeter.ac.uk with the reason you are requesting this appointment. 

We will respond to you within five working days; if you have not heard from us within this time frame please call us on 01392 724381.

You can also request an in-person or online drop-in  and our urgent suppport contacts are available to all students. 

We offer a number of ‘on the day' drop-ins bookable daily between 9.15-3.30pm, Monday – Friday. These can be confirmed on the day be speaking to a member of the Wellbeing reception team.

These are available on a first come, first served basis.

You will be able to talk to a qualified wellbeing practitioner who will offer initial advice, support and (if relevant) an onward referral. The drop-in is usually up to 20 minutes and we ask students to complete a short form before the start of their consultation to help the practitioner understand what might be helpful for you.

Drop-in sessions are currently being run in person at Reed Mews Wellbeing Centre. You can either come along to the Reed Mews Wellbeing Centre reception to request a session or call 01392 724381 to confirm a time to attend. If all our drop-in consulations are booked or you are unable to attend that day, you can still book an online initial wellbeing appointment at a time that’s convenient to you. There is also 24/7 support available via Togetherall which can help if you're feeling stressed, anxious or low.

If you are concerned about your immediate safety or experiencing a mental health crisis, please look at our urgent support pages which will help you access the right support for you circumstances.

To speak to a qualified wellbeing practitioner about something that is affecting your mental and emotional health, you can book an online drop-in. This is a 20 minute conversation where you will be able to outline your concerns to a wellbeing practitioner who will offer initial advice, support and (if relevant) an onward referral. Your appointment will be on an online platform: your practitioner will share log-in details with you by email ahead of your appointment.

To arrange an online drop-in, please:

1)      Complete this short form.

2)       Once you have completed the form, please check your emails for a link to book your appointment.

Please be advised appointments will be offered via video call unless telephone preference is stated, but you can choose to have your camera off if you would prefer.

We aim to offer an appointment within 3 working days of request, but please be aware that at busy times or where this doesn't fit with your timetable we cannot guarantee this, and we will work with you to agree a suitable time. There is always 24/7 support available via Togetherall which you can access online with your university email address.

 

If you are concerned about your immediate safety or experiencing a mental health crisis, our Urgent Support pages will help you access the right support for you circumstances.