Collaborative Psychiatric Outreach Project

Collaborative Psychiatric Outreach Project

The Collaborative Psychiatric Outreach service provides assessment and/or short term treatment for children and youth up to age 18.

We also provide consultation services to family physicians and/or community mental health and substance use teams for non-referred clients.

We encourage open communication with families and involved professionals throughout the process of assessment and treatment.  Your involvement is essential to support the patient’s continuing needs.

Our services include

  • Assessment by psychiatrist and treatment by family physician and/or community mental health and substance use team
  • Assessment and short term treatment by psychiatrist and community mental health and substance use teams
  • Indirect consultation to family physician and/or community mental health and substance use teams on non-referred patients
  • Educational sessions for family physicians and community mental health clinicians

Locations served

  • Gulf Islands
  • Discovery Youth and Family Substance Use Service (Victoria)
  • Victoria Youth Clinic

General Information on Collaborative Psychiatric Outreach Project

Referral Required?
Required
How to Get Referral

We accept referrals from family physicians, pediatricians and mental health clinicians.

Complete the Collaborative Psychiatric Outreach Program referral form and fax to 250-519-6789.

Preparing for Your Visit

For questions or consultation services, contact Child, Youth and Family Mental Health intake: 250-519-6720

Contact Us

For questions or consultation services, contact Child, Youth and Family Mental Health intake: 250-519-6720

Locations

Ladysmith Community Health Centre

Ladysmith Community Health Centre

1111-4th Avenue
PO Box 10
Ladysmith, B.C. 
V9G 1A1

250-739-5777

North Island Hospital Comox Valley

North Island Hospital Comox Valley

101 Lerwick Rd
Courtenay, B.C. 
V9N 0B9

250-331-5900

port alice health centre

Port Alice Health Centre

1090 Marine Dr
Port Alice, BC
V0N 2N0

250-284-3555

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