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Programs & Services


Child and Adolescent Mental Health Program

Provides care to children who have mental health concerns that affect how they function at home, in school, or in the community.

Sees children with mental health concerns who can't be treated in a community or facility-based program. Offers these services:

  • help during crisis
  • seeing a psychiatrist
  • treatment (one-to-one, family, and group therapy)
  • teaching to children and their families
  • referrals to community agencies if needed
  • satellite school program

Contact Details

Regional Resource Centre - Medicine Hat Regional Hospital

Address
631 Prospect Drive SW
Medicine Hat, Alberta
T1A 4C2
Telephone
403-529-3582
Fax
403-529-3130
Getting There

Public transportation available

Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

Monday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tuesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Wednesday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Thursday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Access
Service Providers May Include
child life specialists, mental health therapists, outreach workers, psychiatrists
Eligibility

To be admitted to the program, children must:

  • be 17 years or younger
  • have an acute psychiatric illness that can't be managed in the community or a facility
  • need to be admitted to the hospital to get diagnosed
  • consent to elective admission for assessment

Children can't be part of the program if they:

  • have health problems that aren't stable
  • are physically violent right now
  • have problems with development or substance use and no mental illness
  • need forensic services
Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.


Service Locations
Also Known As
Acronym
CAMP