School of Psychiatry


Information on Rotations

The majority of placements are in two very large Mental Health trusts; Tees, Esk and Wear Valley NHS Foundation Trust, and Cumbria, Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Foundation Trust. Additionally, there are some placements in Acute Trusts such as Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust and Gateshead Health NHS Foundation Trust.

The school has also produced a Rotation Placement Guide, which outlines the general principles on rotational planning

Further details on exact placements to follow...





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