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West Coast DHB - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS)

Mental Health & Addictions Service

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8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Description

The Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS) team is based in Greymouth and covers all of the West Coast.  When necessary, the team has access to inpatient beds in Christchurch.

Programmes

Youth Mental Health Assessment and Treatment

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Non-acute specialist mental health community services

Regions

West Coast

Age Groups

Child, Youth

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Open referral process, referral available on request, ERMS from GP’s.

Description

The Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS) consists a of a multi-disciplinary team that offers specialist assessment and treatment for children and young people from 5 up to the age…

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Youth Alcohol and Drug Assessment and Counselling

Programme Areas

Addictions - drug & alcohol

Programme Type

Community / social support

Regions

West Coast

Age Groups

Child, Youth

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Access to this service is via referral through CAMHS service.

Description

CAMHS provides Youth Alcohol and Drug assessment and counselling.

Child and Adult Resource Service

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whanau support

Regions

West Coast

Age Groups

Child, Youth, Adult

Referral Types

DHB clinical services

Referral Process

Access to this service is via an internal referral from another West Coast DHB Mental Health Service.

Description

Children of a parent or sibling with mental illness are supported to understand & cope with their situation by a full time child & adult resource worker. This innovative position also offers…

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Hours

8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.

Mon – Fri 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

For urgent assistance outside these hours, contact the Triage, Assessment, Crisis Treatment Team (TACT).

Fees

No fees apply.

Contact Details

146 High Street
Greymouth
West Coast 7805

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Street Address

146 High Street
Greymouth
West Coast 7805

Postal Address

Grey Base Hospital
PO Box 387
Greymouth 7840

This page was last updated at 9:50AM on April 30, 2018. This information is reviewed and edited by West Coast DHB - Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services (CAMHS).