- Intended For
Complex clients with a primary diagnosis of a mood and/or anxiety disorder, in addition to a concurrent substance use disorder, trauma and/or borderline personality disorder.
- Additional Referral Details
Closed to external referrals.
Inpatient physician referrals only.
- Services Offered As:
- Program Duration:
Varies 4-12 weeks
- Waiting Period:
Varies depending on program and volumes of requests
Queen Street Site - 100 Stokes Street
- Contact Phone Number:
Access CAMH 416-535-8501, press 2
Types of Treatment and Services Offered
IDT offers 7 independent phases of group programming for clients with mood, anxiety, and/or trauma related disorders. These treatment phases incorporate evidence-based practices including Cognitive-Behavioural Therapy (CBT), Dialectal Behavioural Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT) Mindfulness, and Wellness Recovery Action Plan (WRAP). Morning or afternoon streams are available for most phases of treatment. Programs range from 4-12 weeks in duration. Psychiatric follow-up is provided in some phases of higher intensity. Each client attending group treatment is seen every one to two weeks by a primary clinician. Requests for consultation can also be made within IDT for psychiatry, psychology, occupational therapy, pharmacy, recreational therapy and peer support.
Who We Serve
Clients can be referred by a CAMH physician or allied health professional. Clients accepted to IDT should be committed to attending and participating in group therapy and following up with their assigned IDT clinician and/or psychiatrist. Eligibility criteria are as follows for all phases: Primary Diagnosis (1 or more required)
- Major depressive disorder
- Anxiety disorders
- Bipolar disorder
- Posttraumatic stress disorder
- Trauma- related disorders
Other: Clients should ideally have a physician willing to continue prescribing medications after IDT. Long-term care is not provided. Referrals from the emergency department are not accepted at this time.