The Outpatient Diabetes Team at the Royal Sussex County Hospital includes a clinical psychologist who offers consultation to team members and also some limited assessment and therapy provision to patients. Patient appointments are offered in person or via video.
Location and parking
We are based at the Royal Sussex County Hospital.
There is pay and display parking at the front of the main building on Eastern Road and a multi-storey car park at the back of the site.There is also limited pay and display parking on the A&E forecourt. A regular bus service operates from outside the outpatient department via Brighton and Hove.
Service inclusion and exclusion criteria
We see patients who have type 1 diabetes whose diabetes is managed by the Outpatient Diabetes Team based at the Royal Sussex County Hospital. The service is open to individuals seeking psychological support to address distress related to living with diabetes.
Make a referral
If you require support, please ask a member of your diabetes team at the Royal Sussex County Hospital to make a referral to the service for you (referrals are not directly accepted from individuals or GP's).