Cambridge Memorial Hospital
700 Coronation Blvd., Cambridge, ON, N1R 3G2
Phone: 519-621-2330 | fax: 519-740-4938 | www.cmh.org/patients_services
Cambridge Memorial Hospital provides supportive and therapeutic services to people in Cambridge and North Dumfries who are experiencing mental health difficulties. Their Child and Family Services program provides assessment and counselling to persons 17 years of age and younger with psychiatric and emotional difficulties, and their families. Counselling may be provided on an individual, family or group basis.
Services provided include: crisis intervention; individual, family and group therapies; medication and psychiatric consultation; family support and education; community consultation and outreach; psychiatric emergency services; consultations to the Hospital.
Professional staff available to work with you includes nurse psychotherapists, social workers, psychologists, recreation therapists, occupation therapists, psychiatrists and support staff. Services include:
Child and Family Services
Provides assessment and counselling to persons 17 years of age and younger with psychiatric and emotional difficulties, and their families. Counselling may be provided on an individual, family or group basis.
Services to individuals over 17 years of age who have mood, anxiety and adjustment disorders.
Services to adults who have a serious and persistent mental illness. This includes assessment, case management, group programs and recreation and leisure therapy.
Seniors Mental Health Services
Assessment and treatment for people over 65 years of age that have a deteriorating complex health condition that includes mental, physical and/or behavioural difficulties. Services are primarily provided through home visits and visits to long-term care facilities.
Mental Health Transition Unit (5B):
CMH has a 10-bed transition mental health unit. This unit enables the hospital to provide mental health programming to patients requiring psychiatric treatment and who in the past were admitted to the medical units. The transition mental health unit is the first building block towards the hospital’s 23-bed Schedule 1 mental health facility. In the meantime, CMH will continue to access services in psychiatric facilities in other communities when intensive or specialized services are required to treat patients.
Emergency Mental Health Services are available though Cambridge Memorial Hospital’s emergency department, which provides emergency assessment and crisis intervention between 9:00 a.m. and 9:00 p.m.