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Bay of Plenty DHB - Adult Community Mental Health Service

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

Tauranga and Whakatane Adult Community Mental Health Service provides community or outpatient mental health and assessment and treatment services within the community to people between the ages 18 to 65 years old. These are specialist services for individuals with severe and complex mental health needs.

Programmes

Dual Disability Services

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Disability support

Regions

Bay of Plenty

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Access to this specialist service is via GP or DHB clinical referral. If individuals would like to access this service, please contact the Bay of Plenty - Single Point of…

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Description

Dual Disability staff provide specialist assessment, intervention and advice for people with both mental illness and intellectual disability.

Needs Assessment & Service Co-ordination

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Community based

Regions

Bay of Plenty

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Access to this specialist service is via GP or DHB clinical referral. If individuals would like to access this service, please contact the Bay of Plenty - Single Point of…

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Description

Needs Assessment & Service Coordination staff work with clients, residential and community providers to support recovery.

Co-Existing Problems Support

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Coexisting problems – mental health & addictions

Regions

Bay of Plenty

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Access to this specialist service is via GP or DHB clinical referral. If individuals would like to access this service, please contact the Bay of Plenty - Single Point of…

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Description

Support is provided for clients with Co-existing Problems (addiction & mental health).

Eating Disorder Services

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Eating disorders

Regions

Bay of Plenty

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Access to this specialist service is via GP or DHB clinical referral. If individuals would like to access this service, please contact the Bay of Plenty - Single Point of…

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Description

Our Eating Disorders service provides early identification, treatment, and recovery-oriented community services.

Group Programmes

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support

Regions

Bay of Plenty

Age Groups

Adult

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Group programmes are only available to clients already recieving Mental Health & Addiction services at Bay of Plenty DHB. Clients will be internally referred to a group programme, if suitable.

Description

The Bay of Plenty DHB - Community Mental Health Services provides a high & complex needs work programme, alongside other education/support groups.

Hours

8:00 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

For crisis assistance outside of these hours, please contact the Bay of Plenty DHB - Acute Care Team - Crisis.
(Tauranga 0800 800 508 or Whakatane 0800 774 545).

Fees

No fees apply.

Contact Details

Tauranga Hospital

Bay of Plenty

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Whakatane Hospital

Bay of Plenty

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This page was last updated at 9:25AM on August 16, 2018. This information is reviewed and edited by Bay of Plenty DHB - Adult Community Mental Health Service.