Specialized team members provide comprehensive assessment, treatment planning, counselling, therapeutic intervention, health teaching, education, advocacy, consultation and collaboration in order to support older adults with complex mental health needs.
Older adults, 65 years of age and over, with complex needs associated with late onset mood disorders (e.g. depression, mania) anxiety, psychosis, progressive cognitive disorder, social isolation, fear of self-harm, substance misuse and addictions; mental health complications associated with neurodegenerative cognitive impairments (e.g. Alzheimer's disease); worsening of chronic mental illness (e.g. schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, etc.) in the context of aging and geriatric complexity.
How To Refer
- Community and hospital-based care providers
- Physicians and Nurse Practioners
Our team includes
- Occupational Therapist
- Social Worker
- Registered Nurse
Where do I go for my appointment?
Geriatric Mental Health Outreach Home Visits
The interdisciplinary team provides comprehensive assessment, treatment planning, counselling, therapeutic intervention, health teaching, education, advocacy and consultation in the patient’s home, via OTN or by telephone
Sudbury Outpatient Centre
Main Floor, Room M134
865 Regent Street, South