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The Mulberry Bush School

Description:

Mulberry Bush School is an acclaimed therapeutic residential special school for children with severe social, emotional and behavioural difficulties. These are children who have suffered early trauma, neglect and abuse and their behaviours are often very high risk, chaotic, aggressive and/or sexualised. The School is in Oxfordshire and is a non-maintained residential special school. It provides 38 week therapeutic care, treatment and education for boys and girls aged 5-13 from across the country.

What we do:

  • The School provides 38 week therapeutic care, treatment and education for boys and girls aged 5-13 from across the country. The School can also work closely with carefully selected foster care providers to form 52 week packages.
  • The Mulberry Bush School provides individualised care, treatment and education plans, overseen, in each case, by a multidisciplinary treatment team of highly trained professional staff, including a therapist.
  • The service comprises of group living in residential households, National Curriculum education, group & individual drama & music therapy, individual psychotherapy, group work, family work, VIG work, family therapy, training & consultation, as appropriate.
  • Many of the children can broadly described as having an attachment disorder of some kind.
  • We work with families to support their understanding; the difficulties they face & enable adaptation & change where appropriate. We are flexible in tailoring our provision to meet the needs of each child & family. We are keen to achieve agreed goals.

Venue Details

Address:
Abingdon Road
Standlake
Witney
Postcode:
OX29 7RW
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Contact Details

Name:
The Mulberry Bush School
Telephone:
01865 300 202
Email:
aburnett@mulberrybush.org.uk
Website
www.mulberrybush.org.uk

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