We specialise in treating women with complex, challenging and severe mental illness who are detained under the Mental Health Act and who have failed to flourish within main stream mental health or

forensic services.


Milestones is a safe, supportive and therapeutic environment for tier 4 young women in transition from CAHMs to adult services. 

We provide our own consultant psychiatrist and consultant psychologist who are also specialist and established NHS practitioners. The service is also supported by a psychiatric nursing team, occupational therapy, dietician service andwell being therapies.


Milestones will also provide additional skilled practitioners on an ad hoc basis to meet an individual’s needs. 


Milestones encourages:


  • Mutual respect and collaboration

  • Exploration of realistic choice in treatment and care

  • Discussion, consultation and education

  • An environment conducive to the healing process