Mental Health Program

The mental health program currently has 34 employees for the functions related to the clinical management of the program and service delivery. The program has two multidisciplinary and qualified bilingual teams that meet the diverse needs of clients with mental health problems. The staff consists of a clinical director, two supervisors, mental health counsellors, psychiatrist consultants, nurses and other professionals specializing in crisis intervention, suicide prevention, case management and other therapeutic approaches.

The Mental Health Program offers a variety of service options, including psychotherapy / counselling, crisis intervention, supportive independent living, a consultation service for elderly people, a court outreach service, an early psychosis service, a partner assault response service and a psychiatric consultation service.