CAMHS is a specialist mental health service for consumers under 18 years old or consumers who are currently enrolled in secondary school. We offer short to medium term assistance to infants, children, adolescent and their family and carers who are experiencing emotional, behavioural and social difficulties. We used both individually tailored and family focused interventions to the improve the wellbeing of the consumer.
Our multidisciplinary team will collaborate with the consumer, their family and carer to match and provide the best care. We offer comprehensive assessment, advocacy, counselling, group programs and other services. This includes:
•Individual therapy, Family therapy and Group therapy
•Referrals to other community health care providers
•Linkages to school-based supports
•Offering home-visits under some circumstances
•Arranging family focussed support to consumers with moderate and severe health difficulties that are non-life threatening (non-acute)