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Taranaki DHB - Community Outpatient Services

Mental Health & Addictions Service

Today

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Description

We have two community mental health teams - North Taranaki (based at Taranaki Base Hospital) and South Taranaki (based at Hawera Hospital). Key workers also provide support to individuals in their homes through a mobile outpatient service.

Programmes

Community Outpatient Services

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Non-acute specialist mental health community services

Regions

Taranaki

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Access to this service must come via a GP referral or through the Taranaki ABC Team or Te Puna Waiora Inpatient Unit.

Individuals may also be referred via another DHB…

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Description

We are a multi-disciplinary team of clinicians including psychiatrist, psychologist, community nurse, social workers and occupational therapists. Each team provides assessment and treatment services at a range of outpatient clinics…

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Perinatal Mental Health Services

Programme Areas

Mental health, Maternal & infant - mental health & addictions

Programme Type

Maternal mental health – clinical teams

Regions

Taranaki

Age Groups

Adult / pakeke

Referral Types

GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

GP, Plunket nurse, midwife or Well Child Provider referral or through the Taranaki ABC Team or Te Puna Waiora Inpatient Unit.

Individuals may also be referred via another DHB outside…

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Description

This service provides recovery-orientated treatment and support for mothers and babies. Support is provided to mothers who are experiencing acute deterioration in their mental health during pregnancy or during the…

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Hours

8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.

Mon – Fri8:00 AM – 4:30 PM

For crisis assistance outside these hours, please call the Mental Health Assessment & Brief Care Team on 0508 292 467.

Public Holidays: Closed on all public holidays.
Christmas: Open 21 Dec — 24 Dec. Closed 25 Dec — 28 Dec. Open 29 Dec — 31 Dec. Closed 1 Jan — 4 Jan.

Charges

No fees apply

Website

Contact Details

Taranaki Base Hospital

Taranaki

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Hawera Hospital

Taranaki

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This page was last updated at 9:37AM on September 1, 2020. This information is reviewed and edited by Taranaki DHB - Community Outpatient Services.