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Cygnet Hospital Stevenage

Graveley Road, Stevenage, Herts, SG1 4YS

Gender: Mixed

Beds: 84

Cygnet Hospital Stevenage offers a range of secure mental health services for men and women in a purpose-built therapeutic environment where the focus is on maximising positive outcomes and recovery. A range of therapies supports the care pathway towards independent living.

Cygnet Hospital Stevenage provides a comprehensive psychological assessment and therapy programme across its three secure wards. Our psychologists are trained in a variety of psychological assessments and therapeutic models, allowing them to offer a personalised package of assessment and therapies to service users.

We offer specialist diagnostic assessments for Autism Spectrum Disorder (ADOS) and Personality Disorders (IPDE and PCL-R). The therapies offered include Dialectical Behavioural Therapy, Substance Misuse Programme, Fire Setting Intervention Programme for Mentally Disordered Offenders (FIP-MO) and Sex Offender Treatment Programme for Mentally disordered Offenders (SOTP-MO). The psychology team offers a range of individual therapies such as Cognitive Behavioural and Cognitive Analytical Therapy, Schema focused and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.

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Care is provided within a medium secure perimeter. Inside the hospital, everyone has an individual en-suite bedroom and there is outdoor space available for all. There are also a range of additional facilities including a vocational cafe, large indoor gym hall, multi-gym, outdoors football pitch and garden area.

The vocational cafe at Cygnet Hospital Stevenage.

The aim at Stevenage is to help people learn how to manage their mental health and reinforce their daily living skills, helping to prepare for independent life.

Services at Cygnet Hospital Stevenage

  • Tiffany Ward – Women’s Low Secure Mental Health – 15 beds
  • Orchid Ward – Women’s Acute Inpatient (Detained patients only) – 14 beds
  • Peplau Ward – Men’s Medium Secure – 14 beds
  • Saunders Ward – Men’s Low Secure Mental Health – 15 beds
  • Chamberlain Ward – Specialist PICU Service for Men – 14 beds
  • Pattison Ward – Specialist PICU Service for Men – 12 beds

Cygnet Hospital Stevenage in the news

Cygnet Hospital Stevenage launch new Poetry Book

Service users and staff at Cygnet Hospital Stevenage have been creative and worked together to create their very first poetry book. After expressing themselves through poetry the team wanted to share their poems as a way to show their strength and support for each other in the toughest times.

Three new PICU services now open

Three new specialist PICU services are now open and accepting admissions. These include two services for men, at Cygnet Hospital Stevenage and Cygnet Victoria House and one new service for women at Cygnet Appletree near Durham.

Cygnet Hospital Stevenage in the gallery

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