Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

Child & Adolescent Mental Health Service (CAMHS)

Parent Body:
SA Health
Hours:
Mon - Fri 9am - 5pm
Eligibility:
Children and young people 0-18 years and their families who are experiencing emotional, behavioural or psychiatric problems
Adolescent Services: Young people 12-18 years. CAMHS does not deal with children and adolescents whose primary problems are drug or alcohol related

CAMHS deals with a wide range of emotional and behavioural problems using a multidisciplinary approach. It works closely with health services, Families SA and the Department of Education & Child Development (DECD)
General services are provided by:
CAMHS - Country Services
CAMHS - Northern Services
CAMHS - Southern Services
Specialist services are provided by:
Adolescent Services - Enfield Campus
Behavioural Intervention Service
Helen Mayo House
Mary Street - Adolescent Sexual Abuse Prevention Program

Information
Services
  • Community mental health care
  • Early detection and early intervention services
  • Counselling and other therapeutic services
  • Inpatient and outpatient psychiatric care
  • School support teams
  • Mental health education
Last updated: 06/07/2017
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