Child and Adolescent Outpatient Service

Type of Service

Counselling and Treatment

Program Description

Provides short-term assessment, diagnosis, and treatment initiation for children and youth under the age of 18 and their families who have, or appear to have a serious psychiatric condition. Will not undertake court-ordered assessments, custody assessments, or see those with conduct disorders. Model of service is research driven, child and adolescent psychiatry assessment and treatment. Short term interdisciplinary counselling is often utilized in this program.

Program Restricted To

Children
Youth

Access Information

Referrals must come from family physicians or child psychiatrists in Halton region minus Burlington and are screened through a central intake process. Family physicians in Halton are aware of the referral processes.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 905-845-2571 ext. 4900

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 5 to 18 years of age.
Catchment Counties: (Halton); Halton Region (excluding Burlington)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed
Note No smoking on hospital property.

Languages

English Interpretation Services

Hours

Main Hours

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

Evening hours available Tuesdays and Wednesdays.