Child and Youth Mental Health

/Child and Youth Mental Health
Child and Youth Mental Health2017-02-24T11:08:03+00:00

Program Description

CYMH is a program under the Ministry of Child and Family Development. Clinicians will work with children, youth and their families to promote health and wellness for those suffering from a diagnosable mental health disorder.

Who can use this program?

Children and youth 18 years  of age and younger and their families. Participation is on a voluntary basis.

How do I use this program? Do I need a referral?

No referral is required to utilize this program.  Every Thursday morning CYMH offers a drop-in clinic where clinicians will do an intake assessment, and determine your child’s needs and book them an appointment accordingly.

What services are offered?

  • Intake
  • Screening and referrals
  • Assessment and planning
  • Treatment
  • Case Management
  • Clinical consultation
  • Education on mental health

Services are delivered in a variety of settings depending on the needs of  the child and family. Delivery methods include:

  • Group therapy
  • One-one-one therapy
  • Community programs
  • Consultations with other professionals

Where it Happens

Address

280 N. Mackenzie Ave
Williams Lake, BC
V2G 1N7