Neurorehabilitation at Psicon (NAP)

Information for Healthcare Professionals

Neurorehabilitation at Psicon (NAP)

Psicon have been providing the highest quality of neurological rehabilitation services to individuals and families since 1998, supporting individuals with acquired brain injury in reaching optimum levels of functioning. The NAP team is based in Canterbury and provides services across the South East of England. It is possible for our team to travel to clients across Kent, London, Essex and Surrey.

  • Our Team

    NAP comprises a comprehensive community-based rehabilitation team including Neuropsychologists, Clinical Psychologists, Neurological Physiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech and Language Therapists, and Specialist Personal Trainers.

     

    NAP can provide a comprehensive multi-disciplinary team service or standalone services or combination of services (for example, physical therapies only, psychology / OT support). We can further work in partnership with existing NHS providers and case-management organisations.

     

    We appoint colleagues with skills and qualifications required to ensure the services we offer are of a superior quality. NAP offers high quality training and supervision by Neuropsychologists, Neurophysiotherapists, Occupational Therapists, and Speech and Language Therapists to various staff groups, including Support Workers, Assistant Psychologists and Personal Trainers in Rehabilitation.

  • Key Aspects of Our Service Delivery Include:

    Providing bespoke rehabilitation programmes that are carefully considered and defined in relation to the individual’s rehabilitation needs

    A clinically effective and cost-efficient service in which the rehabilitation team can easily consult and work together on common rehabilitation goals

    Excellent communication, both formal and informal; this can include feedback through telephone calls, review meetings, assessment reports, progress reports and end-of-treatment reports

    Inviting referrers for regular reviews – Psicon have facilities to host review meetings at our Canterbury offices

Clinical Standards and Compliance

NAP uses outcome measures and questionnaires in rehabilitation, as recommended by the British Society of Rehabilitation Medicine.

NAP also ensures frequent engagement with patients, families and professionals for service feedback to ensure that service delivery of the highest standard is maintained.

Time Frames

We aim to offer an initial appointment for assessments within 10 days, and in urgent cases we may be able to accommodate an appointment much sooner. We aim to complete reports within 2 weeks after completion of assessment.

Fees

Our case co-ordinator can send you a list of all our individual fees. Please contact us to request a copy. 

Referrals

If you would like to discuss a potential referral, please contact our case co-ordinator here or by calling 01227 379099. 
 

Neurorehabilitation Case Study

Below is an example of work with one of our clients, who was involved in a road traffic accident and as a consequence suffered a severe traumatic brain injury.

Input from the NAP team is outlined in terms of the rehabilitation support offered to the patient, as well as the support provided to the patient’s wife and family.

What our referrers say

‘I would choose Psicon for my clients as there is a strong psychology team. The team are also flexible, creative and community focused.’

- Nikki Ounsworth

Neurological Rehabilitation Case Manager
COOCI Associates LLP