Centre for Addiction and Mental Health

Service: Queen Street Site

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Public Comments Call for information on specific programs and services
Contact Information
Office Phone Main Switchboard 416-535-8501 ; Access CAMH 416-535-8501 ext 2 ; Metro Addiction Assessment Referral Service (MAARS) 416-599-1448 ; Information Centre (English; French) 416-595-6111
Toll Free Phone Main Switchboard 1-800-463-2338 ; Information Centre, Ontario only (English; French) 1-800-463-6273
Crisis Phone Emergency Department 416-535-8501 ext 36885
Fax Administration 416-595-6881 ; Access CAMH Referral Form 416-979-6815
Website www.camh.ca
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/CentreforAddictionandMentalHealth
LinkedIn LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/camh
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/CAMHnews
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/CAMHTV
Site Information
Located In Community Toronto Downtown West
Address & Map
1001 Queen St W
Toronto, ON M6J 1H4
 
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Intersection Ossington Ave and Queen St W
Physical Access Designated parking at entrance ; Wheelchair accessible automatic main entrance ; Easy access to elevator ; Elevator with braille and voice/tone features ; Barrier-free washroom including door and stall ; Website includes BrowseAloud accessibility tool
Agency and Service Names
Alternate Name Access CAMH ; Addiction Medicine Service ; Eating Disorder and Addiction Clinic ; First Episode LEARN Clinic ; Gender Identity Clinic (Adult) ; Homes for Special Care ; Integrative Group Therapy (IGT) Clinic ; Medical Ambulatory Withdrawal Management ; Methadone Maintenance Treatment Program ; Northern Psychiatric Outreach Program (NPOP-C) ; Ontario Psychiatric Outreach Program (OPOP) ; Portico Network ; Provincial System Support Program
Former Name Addiction Research Foundation (1998)
Agency Information
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
Primary Executive Dr Catherine Zahn, President and Chief Executive Officer
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Mental health and addiction assessment and treatment hospital * education, training and research

Clinical and community-based programs (visit website for full listing of programs and services):
Addiction Medicine Service -- assessment, pharmacotherapy for substance dependence * maintenance therapies (methadone and buprenorphine) * concomitant pain and addiction treatment

Eating Disorder and Addiction Clinic -- outpatient program includes integrated concurrent treatment

First Episode LEARN Clinic -- General Education Development (GED), recovery and family programs * psychiatrist referral required

Gender Identity Clinic (Adult) -- comprehensive assessment for individuals seeking hormone treatment and/or sex reassignment surgery * assessment wait-time approximately 16 months

Homes for Special Care -- referrals and placement assessment and coordination

Integrative Group Therapy (IGT) Clinic -- outpatient assessment, treatment and follow-up

Medical Ambulatory Withdrawal Management -- outpatient alcohol and drug detoxification

Information and outreach services:
Client/Patient Relations, 416-535-8501 ext 32027

Information Centre, 416-595-6111, 1-800-463-6273 (Ontario only), info@camh.ca

Reference Service/Ask a Librarian -- 416-535-8501 ext 36988, or submit requests by mail, email or in person * Library -- 416-535-8501 ext 36991, library@camh.ca * Archive -- 416-535-8501 ext 32159

Portico Network, www.porticonetwork.ca -- online mental health and addiction platform, includes tools and resources

Provincial System Support Program -- education and support for 8 regional offices (visit website for details) * clinical outreach services include Ontario Psychiatric Outreach Program (OPOP), 416-535-8501 ext 32157 and Northern Psychiatric Outreach Program (NPOP-C), 416-535-8501 ext 34484
Hours Access CAMH -- Mon-Fri 8:30 am-5 pm * Information Centre -- Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, voice mail after hours * Library -- Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm, reference services Mon-Fri 11 am-3 pm or by appointment * Archive -- Mon-Fri by appointment * closed statutory holidays
Areas Served Ontario
Boundaries Clinical services -- Greater Toronto Area * Information Centre and Provincial System Support Program -- Ontario
Eligibility See specific programs for details
Application No referral required for addiction assessment and treatment * inpatient and most outpatient services require referral from physician, hospital or community agency * adult referral form available online * call, or visit website for information on specific programs and services
Languages English ; French - Information Centre ; Programs and services - interpretation and translation services available for French and other languages * multilingual resources available online
Fees Most fees covered by Ontario Health Insurance
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Central Intake/Assessment for Substance Use Disorders ; Comprehensive Outpatient Substance Use Disorder Treatment ; Detoxification ; Eating Disorders Treatment ; Gender Identity Counselling ; General Assessment for Substance Use Disorders ; General Mental Health Information/Education ; General Psychiatry ; Internet Information Resources ~ Mental Health Issues ; Medication Assisted Maintenance Treatment for Opioid Use Disorders ; Mental Health Evaluation ; Organizational Planning and Development Support ~ Mental Health Issues ; Psychiatric Case Management ; Psychiatric Day Treatment ; Psychiatric Day Treatment ~ Concurrent Disorder ; Psychiatric Hospitals ; Special Libraries ~ Addictions/Dependencies Issues ; Special Libraries ~ Mental Health Issues

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