We see children and youth, under the age of 14, along with
their families, who are referred with concerns involving psychotic disorders
(such as schizophrenia) or symptoms of psychosis.
We offer assessments, including assessments for children who
are at a high risk of developing schizophrenia.
We can help with impressions about diagnosis and management
suggestions. We also at times liaise with school staff, offering information
about the child's problem and how to better support the child in the school
setting. We offer time-limited outpatient treatment, including individual and
family therapy and medication management. When appropriate, we may refer to
other services or treatment settings as needed.
A referral is required from your family doctor, pediatrician
or psychiatrist. During an assessment, we will speak to your child and family
individually and as a group. We may also ask you and your child to answer some
We will offer treatment recommendations to you and the
referring physician or a mental health care provider near your home, if
necessary. We may suggest that your child be treated here at CAMH.
Monday to Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Referral Required: Yes. Family doctor, pediatrician or
To access the 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.
Access CAMH contact 416-535-8501, press 2
New referrals can be faxed to Access CAMH 416-979-6815 using
the referral form below.
Referral Form (PDF)
Contact: Fax 416 979-4668
Workman Way - CAMH Queen Street site between Shaw Street and Ossington Avenue