55 Diefenbaker Drive
Child & Youth Assessment Services
The clinical team provides assessments and a range of mental health and addictions treatment interventions to clients whose ability to function day to day is significantly impacted by their level of mental health and/or addictions issues. Requests for service may include depression, substance abuse, anxiety, eating disorders, family difficulties, abuse, and grief. Treatment options may include individual, family or group service.
Satellite clinics are provided in Assiniboia and Lafleche.
Assessments for Behaviorally Disordered Children and Youth
This protocol between the school divisions and MHAS begins with psychological screening (including behavioral checklists and classroom observation) occurring at the school level. The protocol also includes conducting comprehensive parent and teacher interviews. The C & Y team at MHAS is available for consultation and further psychological assessment if there is a need for differential diagnosis. Intervention recommendations may include a medical referral and follow up family support and/or case management at C & Y Services.
Referrals are made through Centralized Intake at 306-691-6464.