This service offers mental health assessment and treatment for children with serious emotional, behavioral, and / or psychiatric problems that can't be treated in the community, day patient, or outpatient settings. The service also involves the child's family.
All admissions are determined in any of the emergency departments in consultation with psychiatry/mental health staff
Child must be between 4 and 17 years old with acute mental health problems.
Adolescents must be between 13 and 17 years old and in Grade7 to Grade 12.
Referral through emergency department only.