Geriatric Psychiatry Outpatient Service

Type of Service

Counselling and Treatment

Program Description

Outpatient clinic is a consultation service offering professional advice and psychiatric expertise to primary care physicians and psychiatrists. Provides initial assessment for all patients referred to Geriatric Psychiatry Program. Provides follow-up treatment for selected cases.

Access Information

Program accepts referrals from psychiatrists or family physician. Patients must be 65 years of age and older. All referrals must go through Geriatric Intake Office. Referrals should be accompanied by specific relevant background information. All requests are triaged and bookings are done weekly. Waiting time is approximately four months but we do have a cancellation list in place. Urgent referrals are processed and bookings made as soon as possible.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 613-562-9777 ext. 5239
Fax 613-562-0259

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 65 and up
Catchment Municipalities: (Ottawa)
Wheelchair Access Yes

Smoking

Policy Allowed
Note Off property.

Languages

English French Interpretation Services

Hours

Main Hours

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