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A healthy mind and spirit relies on having a healthy body as well, and this section has information on key medical resources of interest to those with mental health issues. This is not an exhaustive list of resources and services, but highlights those which might be of interest to individuals with mental health issues.

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Provides acute care for emergency situations and medical stabilization.  more
375 2nd Avenue, Campbell River, BC, V9W 3V1 Map
250-281-7111
All ages
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Motherisk offers pregnant, planning and breastfeeding women answers to questions about morning sickness and the risk or safety of medications, herbs, diseases, ... more
555 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X8 Map
416-813-6780
All ages
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1. Hospitals

Most hospitals have mental health services which may include Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Social Workers and other professionals. Programs offered typically include:

  • Outpatient programs, where one comes to the hospital for mental health services;
  • Day treatment, or partial hospitalization programs, where a person comes for treatment for longer periods or more frequently, for more intensive therapy than one would receive from simply seeing an outpatient therapist or clinician;
  • Inpatient programs, where a person is admitted to hospital in order to provide a high level of supervision and care until the condition improves enough so that the person can be treated as an outpatient.
Operational stress injury (OSI) clinics are specialized outpatient programs that serve Veterans, current Canadian Forces members, and eligible members of the ... more
2221 Westbrook Mall, Vancouver, BC, V6T 1Z9 Map
604-827-0556
18 years and up
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Clinic's mission is to provide youth 11-19 from the North Shore/Coast Garibaldi region with symptoms of disordered eating with timely access to a ... more
132 West Esplanade, North Vancouver, BC, V7M 1A2 Map
604-992-4814
11 - 19 years
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Admission for Anorexia Nervosa. Weight and medical stabilization. Dietitian and meal support, supervised activity, referral to eating disorder group. more
1 Hospital Way, Victoria, BC, V8Z 6R5 Map
250-727-4212
Up to 17 years
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Provides ongoing psychiatric treatment and case management support for individuals with severe and persistent mental illness.   Services include * ... more
2328 Trent Street, Victoria, BC, V8R 4Z3 Map
250-370-8175
All ages
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Admission for medical stabilization - emergency situations only. more
3949 Port Alberni Hwy, Port Alberni, BC, V9Y 1A1 Map
250-723-2135
Up to 19 years
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Outpatient Dietitians offer nutrition counseling. Usually by physician referral. more
3935 Kincaid Street, Burnaby, BC Map
604-412-6200
All ages
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BC Children’s Hospital and Sunny Hill Health Centre for Children, agencies of the Provincial Health Services Authority, provide expert care for the ... more
480 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC, V6H 3N1 Map
604-875-2000
Up to 18 years
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BC Mental Health and Addiction Services (BCMHAS) provides a diverse range of specialized, “one-of-a-kind” tertiary-level mental health services to ... more
2601 Lougheed Highway, Coquitlam, BC, V3C 4J2 Map
604-524-7000
All ages
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Serves adults (from anywhere in the province), aged 17 years or older, with a diagnosis of anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa and eating disorder not otherwise ... more
1081 Burrard St., Vancouver, BC, V6Z 1Y6 Map
604-806-8347
17 years and up
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Physician referrals required. Medical and psychosocial assessments provided after referrals are accepted. Treatment services offered are Intensive Treatment ... more
1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, V6Z 1Y6 Map
604-806-8347
17 years and up
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2. Hospital Emergency Department

Going to the Emergency Department of your local hospital is helpful for crises and emergency situations such as thoughts of suicide or homicide (thoughts of seriously harming oneself or others); conditions such as psychosis or mania.

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3. Family Physicians

Family physicians provide a great deal of mental health services for their patients, in addition to standard medical care. In cases where a patient requires more specialized care, a family physician can provide help on where to go for additional help and support.

With the guidance of our Elders, Carrier Sekani Family Services is committed to the healing and empowerment of Aboriginal families by taking direct ... more
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1-800-889-6855 (Toll Free)
All ages
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Provides assessment and counselling services for individuals and their families throughout the Northern Health Region. Multidisciplinary approach includes ... more
1398 Alward Street, Prince George, BC, V2M 7B1 Map
250-649-7660
All ages
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The College helps ensure the protection and safety of patients by licensing physicians and ensuring that they meet standards for competency. The website has a "Find a Physician" feature. more
669 Howe Street, Vancouver, BC, V6C 0B4 Map
604-733-7758
All ages
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A non-profit professional association of physicians, organized to: * Develop and protect standards of practice of psychotherapy by physicians. * Provide ... more
312 Oakwood Court, Newmarket, ON, L3Y 3C8 Map
416-410-6644
All ages
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Private Practice Professionals and Commercial Businesses

Dr. Michael Dayan Clinical Counsellor & Psychotherapist
6180 Blundell Road, Richmond, BC, V7C 4W7 Map
778-846-0088
All ages
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7885 6th st., Burnaby, BC, V3N 4N3 Map
778-288-8361
All ages
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4. Pediatricians

Pediatricians provide a great deal of mental health services for their patients, in addition to standard medical care. In cases where a patient requires more specialized care, a pediatrician can give advice on where to go for additional help and support.

Private Practice Professionals and Commercial Businesses

Dr. Michael Dayan Clinical Counsellor & Psychotherapist
6180 Blundell Road, Richmond, BC, V7C 4W7 Map
778-846-0088
All ages
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Catchment: Vancouver Island
Resource Guide developed by Families Organized for Recognition and Care Equality (FORCE).
Posted: Jun 2, 2017
Language: EN
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