Chronic Fatigue Service

Add to CPD Start a discussion

Click here for covid-19 locomotor service update (Including Physiotherapy, Extended Scope Physiotherapy, Pain and CFES services)

The Chronic Fatrigue service is a specialist service for adults aged 18 and over living with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS)/myalgic encephalomyelitis (ME).

The interdisplinary team supports patients to:

  • Gain an understanding of ME/CFS
  • Learn different strategies and skills to reduce the suffering caused by ME/CFS
  • Try out different ways of responding to understandable feelings of sadness, anger, worry or fear about ME/CFS
  • Look at life problems and stressors, which can further affect how people cope with your patient's ME/CFS

The Homerton Service webpage can be found here.

How to refer

The following clinicians can refer to this service:


Referral methods: e-Referrals

Please refer via e-RS.

  • Request type- Referral
  • Priority- Routine
  • Specialty- Physiotherapy
  • Clinic type- Not Otherwise Specified
  • Select- Homerton Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (RQX)
  • Select- St Leonards Hospital (RQX20)
  • Select- RAS Locomotor CFS/ME Service- St Leonard's- RQX20