This out-patient program is designed to provide
assessment and treatment planning for individuals living with schizophrenia or
The Schizophrenia Program includes individual, group and
family education, as well as medicine administration and monitoring.
18 years or older with a diagnosis of Schizophrenia or Schizoaffective
referred with other psychotic disorders will be considered on a case by case
with the above diagnosis requiring depot medication or clozapine
administration, medication monitoring, or supportive counseling/education.
referred by a psychiatrist or general practitioner. However there must be a
psychiatrist connected to the clinic who is willing to accept and follow the
client for the length of time the client is to be in the clinic.
is given to clients being referred from SRHC Inpatient Psychiatry Unit
This Program is Not Suitable For:
Clients will not be admitted into
the program if they are in acute crisis or are felt to impose significant
danger to themselves or others.
Clients referred must have a
Psychiatrist with admitting privileges at Southlake
Regional Health Centre and/or have affiliation with the clinic.
Each referral must be accompanied by a completed Adult Out-patient Referral Form
. History Note, Physician Order Sheet (including medication orders and
an order to admit) and prescription if applicable.
Click here to download the Adult Outpatient Referral Form
, or call the
Schizophrenia Clinic at 905-895-4521, ext. 2310, to request a form. Referral forms must be
accompanied by written history. If the clinic will be administering depot
medications, or Clozapine, please provide CSAN number, medication orders,
prescriptions, and funding information.