Outpatient Child and Family Services

Type of Service

Counselling and Treatment

Program Description

Provides specialized outpatient treatment for children, adolescents and families presenting with a wide range of psychological problems which lead to significant disruption in various aspects of their lives such as their home, school and community. The treatment modalities may include individual, family, or group therapy. Psychological and psychiatric consultations are available when appropriate to ongoing clients. There are two specialized clinics: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder Assessment and Medication Stabilization Clinic, and the Child and Adolescent Anxiety Clinic. Model of service is family, group and individual therapy for children, adolescents and their families. Average length of stay is 4 months.

Program Restricted To

Children
Youth

Access Information

Referrals from psychiatrists and physician offices affiliated with the hospital. Clients referred to this service must contact the intake secretary to initiate an intake appointment.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-883-2137
Fax 905-883-2144

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 6 to 18 years of age.
Catchment Ontario
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed
Note Must leave premises.

Languages

English Interpretation Services

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 0800-1600
Tuesday 0800-1600
Wednesday 0800-1600
Thursday 0800-1600
Friday 0800-1600

Some evening groups.