Psychological Assessment and Therapy

CCATS has extensive experience and a successful track record of providing psychological assessment and treatment services for children, young people, adults and families. We work in partnership with many organisations including the NHS, Social Care, Youth Offending Teams, GPs and schools. Specialist services for looked after children are provided in partnership with carefully selected children’s residential care providers. We work with legal practices, acting in accordance with instructions from the Courts. Self referrals are also accepted.
A Warm Welcome
Welcome to Coastal Child and Adult Therapeutic Service (CCATS). As director and founder of CCATS, I remain as passionate now about providing a high quality service to all our clients as I did when CCATS began in 2001. Today, I am proud to lead a team of excellently qualified professionals, respected for their work both within the UK and internationally. When people commission CCATS, I can assure them without hesitancy that they will be working with an organisation committed to delivering excellence in all aspects of its work. Thank you for taking the time to visit our website; I hope you find its content useful and informative.
- Stephen A Booth, director, CCATS.  read more
An Experienced Team
The CCATS team has a wealth of experience in providing psychological services for children, young people and adults. Strong organisational leadership is provided by CEO Stephen Booth and director Billy Grace, who have a combined experience of more than 30 years in the care sector. The clinical team is led by Dr Carol A Ireland, Clinical Assessment Lead and is made up of highly experienced professionals. This vastly experienced multi-disciplinary team encompasses psychologists registered with the Health and Care Professions Council and therapists accredited with the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy  read more
We Are Members Of
Name: Mrs Carole Hull
I just want to put in writing how impressed I am with the CCATS service for young people and their families in this area.

All CCATS' Psychologists are Registered with the Health Care and Professions Council

Our Partners
Just a little note to give you our heartfelt thanks for your help with our son. Everyone we have dealt with at CCATS has always been kind, helpful and truly professional; thank goodness there are organisations like yourselves there for when help is needed. This letter is from all the family, as by helping our son you have helped us all, thank you
The Khan Family,