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Mental Health And Addictions

Abuse & Neglect

Matt Scott is VIHA's Clinical Specialist for Vulnerable and Incapable Adultsmore info

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Matt Scott is VIHA's Clinical Specialist for Vulnerable and Incapable Adults
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 740-6975
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Topics: Men, Seniors, Women
Clinical Headings: Mental Health and Addictions
Community Headings: Elder Abuse

Access / Crisis Services

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Island Health
203-2000 Island Highway North (Brooks Landing Mall)
, Nanaimo , V9S 5W3
Phone: (250) 739-5710
Fax: (250) 755-3310
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Alzheimer Society British Columbia

The Alzheimer Society of B.C. is dedicated to helping families build the knowledge and skills to live with dementia. For more than 25 years, the Alzheimer Society of B.C. has played an important role in the lives of people with Alzheimer's disease and other types of dementia, their families and caregivers.more info

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200 - 1585 Bowen Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1G4
Phone: (250) 734-4170
Appointments: (250) 734-4171
Fax: (250) 734-4173
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Clinical Headings: Mental Health and Addictions
Community Headings: Education, Housing

Anxiety Disorders Association of Canada

Our mission is to promote the prevention, treatment and management of anxiety disorders and to improve the lives of people who suffer from them.more info

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PO Box 117, Station Cote St-Luc
, Montreal, QC, H4V 2Y3
Toll-free: 1-888-223-2252
Fax: (514) 484-7892
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Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) - Nanaimo

Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) and rehab support for adults with complex recovery needs ranging from chemical dependency or serious mental illness or co-occuring disorders AND significant impairment in functioning.

ACT serves clients with serious mental illnesses that are complex and who have very significant functional impairments.

ACT services are delivered by a group of mental health staff from a variety of disciplines, who work as a team and provide the majority of treatment services.

ACT services are individually tailored to the needs of each client.

ACT teams are mobile and deliver services in the community.more info

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Island Health , Mental Health and Substance Use Services (MHSU)
Nanaimo , BC
Phone: (250) 739-5710
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BC Schizophrenia Society

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200 - 1585 Bowen Road
, Nanaimo, BC, V9S 1G4
Phone: (250) 753-9923
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Clinical Headings: Mental Health and Addictions

Canadian Mental Health Association

Dedicated to the promotion and improvement of mental health and quality of life in the community, through effective services, advocacy, awareness and education, resource generation and partnerships.more info

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126 Haliburton Street
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 4V8
Phone: (250) 244-4042
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Central Island Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Program (CICAPP)

CICAPP services the needs of children and youth with complex mood, anxiety and/or psychotic concerns or complex neuro-developmental and associated psychiatric concerns.more info

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Island Health, Nanaimo
Nanaimo, BC
Phone: (250) 519-6720
Phone: (250) 519-6794
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Child & Youth Mental Health Services

Informed by principles of respect, diversity and cultural sensitivity, Child, Youth and Family Mental Health is an interdisciplinary psychiatric service designed to optimize the health and well-being of children, youth and families.more info

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202-488 Albert St.
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 2V7
Phone: (250) 741-5444
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Child and Youth Mental Health (Ministry of Children and Family Development)

The team provides a range of assessment and treatment options for children, youth (0-18 years) and their families, regarding mental health concerns.more info

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Ministry of Children and Family Development, Child and Youth Mental Health
301-190 Wallace St
, Nanaimo, BC, V9R 5B1
Phone: (250) 741-5701
Fax: (250) 741-5749
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