Brief Service Outpatient Counselling

Type of Service

Counselling and Treatment

Program Description

The outpatient service uses Cognitive Behavioural strategies to assist teens with diagnoses of depression, obsessive compulsive disorder, and anxiety. The process is generally explored through 12 to 24 individual and/or family sessions, usually on a weekly basis. There is a component of psycho-education for both the youth and family, if agreed upon by youth and family. The approach focuses on exploring solutions, identifying available resources, and developing new approaches to coping with emotions, thoughts, and social situations. Provides 4 times weekly telephone outreach to clients, parent coaching, and urgent appointments for the first thirty days after discharge from inpatient program.

Program Restricted To


Access Information

Referrals are accepted by self or by families.

User Costs

Program Cost No
Additional Cost No

Referral Contact Information

Phone 519-258-0484
Fax 519-258-0159

Clients Served

Gender All
Age 12 to 17 years of age.
Catchment Counties: (Essex)
Wheelchair Access Yes


Policy Allowed


English Interpretation Services


Main Hours

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