Community Mental Health Rehabilitation Team

Alberta Health Services - Calgary Zone


Description
Program provides short-term rehabilitation intervention to adults with primary mental health diagnosis in the community setting.

Provides short term rehabilitation intervention to people with a primary mental health diagnosis. The service is client centered and focus is on supporting individuals in developing skills, promoting resilience and personal strengths, and connecting to resources related to productivity, self care and leisure. Services include individual intervention with Occupational Therapy and/or Recreation

Therapy with focus on:

  • leisure assessment, planning and education
  • independent living skills
  • wellness planning
  • life skills
  • education and vocational support/planning
  • consultation

Key Provider: occupational therapists (OTs), recreational therapists (RTs), therapy assistants
Eligibility
Yes, Adults with:
  • primary mental health diagnosis, primary barrier to functioning or identified goal is related to mental health
  • identified rehabilitation goal or need requires active Physician of Record (POR)
  • demonstrated rehabilitation readiness indicated by: agreeable and able to meet in community locations; basic needs are stable - such as finances, housing; client is ready to work on the identified goals; client is medically stable
  • program does not accept clients mandated for treatment or request for 3rd party assessment
Application Process
Service Access: See below, Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information. Referral completed by contacting Access Mental Health.
Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: Yes,

An estimated wait time will be provided at time of referral to Access Mental Health.


Telephone
403-943-8304
Telephone
403-943-1500 (Intake - Access Mental Health)
Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: N/A
Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: N/A -
Topic(s)
Last Verified On
April 19, 2023
Address
3465 26 Avenue NE
Calgary, AB, T1Y 6L4
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM to 04:00 PM