Explores an individual's presenting
problems, history, strengths and perceived needs; discusses services that may
be appropriate; and introduces available services. The interview also provides
objective feedback to the client about the relationship of his or her problems
to the use of substances and engages the client in treatment planning. Through
these activities, it is hoped that the client will become more committed to and
prepared for treatment. Basic treatment matching of clients by age, gender and other
important characteristics is conducted.
For information or to access the Assessment
Service please contact Access CAMH, the centralized intake service at
CAMH. Access CAMH ensures the right
patient gets to the right place at the right time.
Contact (416) 535-8501, press 2
Referral Required: No
If you are have already received an intake
with the Assessment Service and need to reach the service please contact
416-535-8501 ext. 34430.
Location: 60 White Squirrel Way, 4th Floor (on CAMH’s Queen Street Site, just west of Queen St. W. &
Ossington Avenue intersection).