Seniors Mental Health

Type of Service

Inpatient

Program Description

Seniors Mental Health is a 12-bed assessment and treatment unit will provide a therapeutic environment for those who are 65 years and over whose recovery from psychiatric disease is complicated by age related issues. The programs available will be appropriate for those who present primarily with mood disorders and late onset psychotic disorders with attendant age related issues which are complicating recovery. Programs are geared toward persons who have the cognitive ability to participate and benefit from individual and group therapies such as behavioural activation therapy, CBT, Mindfulness, Problem Solving Therapy.

Program Restricted To

Older Adults

Access Information

Physician's referral is required. To make a referral, physicians are asked to fax the referral form from the hospital website.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-522-1155 ext. 39995
Fax 905-381-5619

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 65 and up
Catchment LHINs: (Hamilton Niagara Haldimand Brant)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed

Application Referral Forms

Languages

English Interpretation Services

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 0000-2400
Tuesday 0000-2400
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Sunday 0000-2400