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Halswell ward

Who we are

Halswell ward is a 16 bed medium secure unit in the Shaftesbury clinic.

Who is the service for

This service is for adults aged 18-65 who live in the Trust catchment area and Wales

Conditions we treat

We cover the following conditions:

Bipolar disorder
Psychotic episodes

Where to find us

Shaftesbury Clinic
Springfield University Hospital
SW17 7DJ

Telephone: 0203 513 5000

Our opening hours

24 hours

Who you might see / our staff


Ward Manager - Judith Magomi (Interim)

Consultant - Dr Michael Kavuma



What you can expect

Everyone who uses our services first gets an assessment of their mental health needs and a plan of the care and support they will receive. They will also will also have one named person who co-ordinates their care and support. This person will be called either a named professional  or, if your needs are more complex,  a care co-ordinator. This person should be your main point of contact.  You can speak to them about how your treatment and support are going.


Referrals should be sent to the administrator of the bed management panel at Forensic Services in Springfield Hospital.

Referrers to the forensic medium secure service will include:

  • Trust generic services
  • Trust low secure services.
  • Other low, medium and high secure services.
  • Criminal justice system, e.g. prisons, courts.
  • Trust psychiatric intensive care services (PICU)


Joyce Fevrier , 0235136065 or email