Professional referral

As well as self-referrals, Bradford District and Craven Talking Therapies accept referrals from a patient’s GP or healthcare professional.

We are a primary care talking therapies service, and therefore it is helpful if potential clients are aware of what the service can offer.  Further information regarding what Bradford District and Craven Talking Therapies offers can be found on this website.

If you are a healthcare professional and are aware of a patient that you feel would benefit from talking therapy for a mild-moderate common mental health problem, you can support a patient by:

If you wish to discuss a referral, please contact Bradford District and Craven Talking Therapies Administration team via 01274 221234 or  Our operational hours are Monday – Friday – 09:00am – 05:00pm.

Is a patient in need of urgent support?

Bradford District Talking Therapies is not an urgent care or crisis support service.  First Response crisis service is for people of all ages living in Bradford, Airedale, Wharfedale or Craven who believe they are experiencing a mental health crisis. Please contact 0800 952 1181 (24 hours a day, seven days a week)