Outpatient Services

Type of Service

Counselling and Treatment

Program Description

The Outpatient Mental Health Clinic is community-based offering services to assist individuals overcome problems, cope with mental health signs and symptoms, improve their well-being, learn to stay well and enhance their quality of life. Outpatient psychiatric consultation, assessment and short-term treatment will be provided to individuals from the age of 18 through to the psycho-geriatric population. A treatment plan will be developed which may include: psychiatric treatment, individual counselling, group counselling (skills-based and supportive), mental health education, consultation with family physician, and referral to a community organization. Services offered include: general psychiatry, medication clinics, psychotic disorders, mood and anxiety disorders including CBT and psychological testing.

Access Information

Physician referral is required for access to the Outpatient Mental Health Clinic. Emergency Services are not offered and service for walk-ins is not provided. We do not handle requests for assessments/treatment for court proceedings, child custody/parenting capacity, divorce, or insurance claims. We are not able to provide ongoing psychiatric care for individuals whose primary problems are: sexual trauma, sexual offences, eating disorders, chronic pain disorders, acquired brain injury, criminality, and developmental delay/disorder.

User Costs

User Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 416-242-1000 ext. 43170
Fax 416-242-1024

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 18 and up
Catchment Ontario
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed
Note No smoking on hospital property.

Application Referral Forms

Languages

English

Hours

Main Hours

Monday 0830-1630
Tuesday 0830-1630
Wednesday 0830-1630
Thursday 0830-1630
Friday 0830-1630

Extended hours are available for chemical dependency and child and adolescent program only.