What Specialized Mental Health Care has to Offer
In Southwestern Ontario, adolescents and adults of all ages who experience severe and persistent mental illness have access to a variety of specialized services through St. Joseph's Mental Health Care Programs, providing patient care both in hospital and in the community. Care teams provide assessment, treatment and rehabilitation services and strengthen community partnerships to help people regain independence. We provide unique and comprehensive client-centred, evidence-based specialized care with a commitment to education and research. Together with our partners, we are leading the way to advocate for greater investment in community mental health services.
St. Joseph's offers a range of mental health and addictions services including inpatient, outpatient, outreach and consultation services delivered by care teams organized in six main clinical programs, located in our two specialzed mental health care facilities:
Dual Diagnosis Program: Specialized treatment, rehabilitation and support services for adults who have both a developemental disability and mental illness or servere behavior disorder.
Treatment and Rehabilitation Program: For adults with complex mental illnesses such as bi-polar disorder and schizophrenia which may require longer term follow up and care.
Southwest Centre for Forensic Mental Health Care
Forensic Psychiatry Program: Mental health services for adults with a psychiatric disorder who have been in conflict with the crininal justice system.