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Mental Health Perinatal (Brockington Mother and Baby Unit)

NHS funded services

The Brockington Unit also known as the 'Mother and Baby Unit' is an eight bedded unit situated within St. George's Hospital, Stafford.

The Brockington Unit is a specialist facility which can accommodate 8 mothers and their babies (babies who are up to 12 months prior to admission). We also admit pregnant women who are 32 weeks pregnant or above.

What we do

The service provides assessment, treatment and care for women suffering from mental health problems associated with pregnancy and childbirth including severe post-natal depression and puerperal psychosis.

Who can refer?

  • GPs
  • Midwives
  • Health Visitors
  • Liaison
  • RAID
  • Crisis
  • CMHT
  • Maternity / Obstetrician

Where can I find further information?

Please visit our website.

Who to contact

Go to MPFT website
Last updated: 21 Jan 2021
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