Assessment and treatment of psychosis for people between 13 and 30 years old.

330 East Columbia Street
B.C.V3L 3M2
Phone: 604-520-4253

Parking and Transportation

Public transportation (Bus and SkyTrain) available. Limited pay parking available. Pay parking at the Wellness Centre can be accessed via Allen St. 

Eligibility

Individuals who are between the ages of 13 and 30 and:

  • Have noticed some unusual changes in thinking, behaviour, social isolation, and/or feelings of suspiciousness, depression or anxiety.
  • Have a family history of psychotic disorder and are experiencing a recent decline in function at school, work or home.
  • If in doubt, call and ask at one of the program intake numbers below.

Referral

Referrals are made through the hospital or a mental health and substance use centre. If you would like to access services at the Mental Health and Substance Use Wellness Centre from the community, contact your local community mental health centre or your family doctor. 

Resources

  • Earlypsychosis.ca
    Visit earlypsychosis.ca to find information on: 
    • Preparing for the initial assessment
    • Psychosis information and resources for individuals and families
    • Safety risks
    • Emergency situations
    • If treatment in hospital is needed 
    • How to help a friend or loved one
    • How to cope as a caregiver or friend 
    • Diagnosis and associated issues
    • Mental Health Act and Confidentiality information
    • Dealing with Psychosis Toolkit and other useful downloads and apps