About the Lynx Early Psychosis Intervention Program
The Program offers assessment, treatment, support, and education for people experiencing the early stages of psychosis and their families.
Who does it serve?
For people aged 14 - 35 in the early stage of psychosis and their families
Residents of Haliburton, Northumberland and Peterborough Counties and City of Kawartha Lakes
The following types of service will be delivered directly or, to varying degrees, through the five work sites where early psychosis intervention services will be available:
Outreach: public education, awareness raising, assertive outreach, initial screening
First Response: crisis intervention, psychiatric assessment, in-patient stabilization
Treatment Services: psychiatric consultation and follow-up, case management, psychosocial rehabilitation, family education and support, youth education and support groups
Support services: supportive housing, recreational, vocational, employment assistance, treatment of comorbid conditions, addictions intervention
For more information, please contact:
Program Manager, Lynx Early Psychosis Intervention Program
Canadian Mental Health Association, HKPR Branch
415 Water Street North
Peterborough, Ontario K9H 3L9
Ph: 705-748-6687 x1027