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Ashburn Clinic

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Description

Our work is dedicated to those who come to Ashburn seeking to improve lives which have been diminished by impairment of the mind and spirit.

We are a psychiatric centre for any person 17 years or older.  Services include assessment, detox, day programmes, residential counselling and aftercare.  We specialise in co-existing psychiatric and eating disorders.  

We do not cater for violence, arson, intellectual disability.

Programmes

Inpatient Care - Roy Muir Unit

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Residential support

Regions

All of New Zealand

Age Groups

Older Adult, Adult

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referral is generally arranged through a health professional, often a general practitioner, counsellor/psychotherapist/psychologist or psychiatrist.  Urgent referrals can be made by telephone, while less urgent referrals can be via letter,…

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Description

Ashburn's Roy Muir Unit is a residential care unit for inpatients.  It is fully staffed with nurses, as well as the inpatient clinical team which includes psychiatrists, psychotherapists, occupational therapists,…

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Inpatient Care - Alexander House

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Residential support

Regions

All of New Zealand

Age Groups

Older Adult, Adult

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Admission may be as a transfer from the Roy Muir Unit, or you may be admitted directly into Alexander House.

Referral is generally arranged through a health professional, often a…

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Description

Ashburn also provides Alexander House as a self-care accommodation environment for people who do not require the intensive, 24-hour nursing care of the inpatient unit.

Patients in Alexander House are…

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Outpatient Services

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Coexisting problems – mental health & addictions

Regions

All of New Zealand

Age Groups

Older Adult, Adult

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referral is generally arranged through a health professional, often a general practitioner, counsellor/psychotherapist/psychologist or psychiatrist.  Urgent referrals can be made by telephone, while less urgent referrals can be made via…

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Description

Ashburn offers outpatient psychiatric services within our private grounds, and at outpatient clinics in Cromwell and Invercargill.

All our psychiatrists are skilled in assessment and a range of treatments.
• Psychiatric…

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Main Therapeutic Programme

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Coexisting problems – mental health & addictions

Regions

All of New Zealand

Age Groups

Older Adult, Adult

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referral is generally arranged through a health professional, often a general practitioner, counsellor/psychotherapist/psychologist or psychiatrist.  Urgent referrals can be made by telephone, while less urgent referrals can be made via…

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Description
This programme is attended by inpatients and day patients who reside in the Dunedin community and attend the Therapeutic Programmes during the week, Monday to Friday.

The main Therapeutic Programme…

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Addiction Programme

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Social detox

Regions

All of New Zealand

Age Groups

Older Adult, Adult, Youth

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referral is generally arranged through a health professional, often a general practitioner, counsellor/psychotherapist/psychologist or psychiatrist.  Urgent referrals can be made by telephone, while less urgent referrals can be made via…

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Description

Using an individualised combination of medical, psychiatric, educational and therapeutic interventions Ashburn has a good track record of success, particularly when it comes to those needing a period of inpatient…

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Eating Disorder Programme

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Eating disorders

Regions

All of New Zealand

Age Groups

Adult, Youth

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Referral is generally arranged through a health professional, often a general practitioner, counsellor/psychotherapist/psychologist or psychiatrist.  Urgent referrals can be made by telephone, while less urgent referrals can be made via…

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Description

The Eating Disorder Programme, incorporated in the Roy Muir Unit, specialises in the treatment of people with the whole range of eating disorders.

A registered dietitian, who is part of…

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Southern Support Eating Disorder Service (SSED)

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Eating disorders

Regions

Central Lakes, Dunedin - South Otago, Southland, Waitaki

Age Groups

Older Adult, Adult, Youth

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

You can contact us Monday to Friday during business hours to make enquiries.  Phone 0800 328 744 (0800 EAT RIGHT) or 027 209 7928. 

You can also ask your Doctor,…

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Description

Southern Support Eating Disorders (SSED) Service is community based and provides free help to anyone who has questions, concerns or symptoms of an eating disorder.

What we offer:
We provide…

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Dunedin Homebase Detox Service

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Social detox

Regions

Dunedin - South Otago

Age Groups

Older Adult, Adult, Youth

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

You can call us during business hours, Monday to Friday, to make enquiries or to discuss our service.

Phone (03) 476 6063 Fax (03) 476-4255

Email dunedindetox@gmail.com

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Description

The Homebase Detox Service offers:
• An initial confidential assessment
• Support for you, your family or friends
• Monitoring of your detoxification on a day-to-day basis 
• Education and information
• Referral to other…

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Fees

Fees may apply, but some publicly funded beds are available

Staff

Our inpatient unit is fully staffed with nurses, as well as the inpatient clinical team which includes psychiatrists, psychotherapists, occupational therapists, general practitioners and a dietitian.

Public Transport

We have a bus stop conveniently located outside the clinic.

Parking

Plenty of free parking available.

Contact Details

496 Taieri Road, Dunedin

Dunedin - South Otago

Ashburn Clinic
496 Taieri Road
Halfway Bush
Dunedin
Otago 9010

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Ashburn Clinic
496 Taieri Road
Halfway Bush
Dunedin
Otago 9010

This page was last updated at 9:53AM on September 6, 2017. This information is reviewed and edited by Ashburn Clinic.