Milton Keynes Assessment and Short Term Intervention (ASTI) Team

Address:
Entrance 2, Eaglestone Health Centre
Standing Way

Eaglestone, Milton Keynes, MK6 5AZ
United Kingdom

Telephone:
01908 725099

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Milton Keynes Assessment and Short Term Intervention Team (ASTI) is a community team which assesses people who have severe and/or enduring mental illness. The ASTI service provides a single point of access into mental health service for people of all ages.

On completion of an assessment, a mental health practitioner may provide advice or information, introduce a care plan for support and/or, if the person’s needs more complex treatment, refer to Milton Keynes Memory Assessment Service, Milton Keynes Recovery and Rehabilitation Team or Milton Keynes Community Dementia Service.

Read more about assessment and brief treatment services

Eligibility criteria (who is the service for?)

Referrals are accepted from any individual experiencing severe and/or enduring mental health difficulties or who are having a mental health crisis. Their family and carers and any other partner referrer may refer e.g. general practitioners (GP), primary care professionals, statutory and non statutory agencies. 

How can someone be referred

Referrals should be made by telephone, fax or by letter on the contact details provided at the top of this page. The individual being referred must consent to the referral and be informed that the team will be contacting them.

Can I use NHS e-Referral (formerly Choose and Book) to arrange my first appointment?

The team is currently unable to accept referrals via NHS e-Referral.

Service times

The service operates from 09:00-17:00, Monday to Friday.

Transport information

Bus: 1, 4, 5/5A, 18, 19, 24, 25, 28/29, 32
Rail: Milton Keynes Central
Parking: Pay and display
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