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Programmes

Mirror HQ - Youth Addiction Service

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Coexisting problems – mental health & addictions

Regions

Dunedin - South Otago, Waitaki

Age Groups

Child / tamariki, Youth / rangatahi

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services, Corrections

Referral Process

For referral, please contact us directly on (03) 4792 970 Extn 3 or hq@mirrorservices.org.nz

This service is for young people between 12 and 22 years of age who:

  • have problematic to severe alcohol and/or other drug use
  • have substance use and a suspected mental health issue/s or mental health diagnosis
  • require managed withdrawal
  • are affected by a family member who has alcohol and/or other drug or mental health issues

Or are:

  • a parent of a young person with problematic alcohol and drug use
Description

The focus of this service is to help you:

  • Address alcohol and other drug related issues and reduce associated harm
  • Improve wellbeing and mental health
  • Take charge of your life
  • Clarify difficult situations and find new solutions
  • Improve your quality of life

We offer:

  • Hope for young people and their families and whānau
  • Comprehensive case management in partnership with young people with alcohol and other drug problems and/or coexisting problems
  • Managed withdrawal
  • Specialist psychiatric and psychological support where required
  • Peer support
  • School based interventions                                    
  • Family inclusive practice
  • Educational and therapeutic groups
  • Referral and support to other services as required
  • Education and training to other professionals and organisations

Mirror HQ Youth Addiction Services are located on the 4th Floor of Evan Parry House

Contact Details

This page was last updated at 2:41PM on June 25, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Mirror Services.