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Tallaght Community Mental Health Team Details

Multidisciplinary Team

Tallaght community mental health team is made up of a highly trained team of professionals who work together to help you cope with your illness and get better. Click on the links below to read more about what they do and how they might help you.

Team Members        


Three consultant psychiatrists + one Professor of Psychiatry

One  for East Tallaght, I for West Tallaght. I Central/West Tallaght.

Professor half and half Day Hosp, Day Centre and Home Care

Five doctors in training Each of these are assigned to work with a particular consultant.
Two psychologists

I Senior Psychologist; I basic grade

Principle also has small caseload

Two psychiatric social workers One for East Tallaght, One Central and West Tallaght
Fourteen and a half psychiatric nurses

1 assistant director of nursing

1 nursing manager in Day Hospital and  Day Centre

2  nurses in Day Hospital

1 nurses in Day Centre

3 community mental health nurses (one with each consultant)

1 nursing manager in home care

4 staff nurses in home care

1 clinical nurse specialist/registered nurse perscriber in Homecare

.5 clinical nurse specialist in behavour therapy

Two occupational therapists 1 works in Home Care 1 covers the out patient services, day hospital and day centre.
Half time dietician Takes referrals from all parts of the service
Two administrative support staff. Ensure all clinics run smoothly.
One household attendent