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About the Program

The Psychiatric Day Hospital offers a multi-component, holistic approach to individuals experiencing psychiatric illness such as mood and anxiety disorders.  Treatment includes individual and group psychotherapy, medication management, and a variety of other group interventions  on an outpatient basis.  Participants attend the program from 9:30 am – 3:30 pm for either 2 days (Tuesday & Thursday) or 4 days (Monday – Thursday) for 16 weeks.

Our Interprofessional Services Include:
  • assessment and diagnosis
  • treatment including medication management and non-pharmacological approaches such as psychotherapy
  • goal-setting
  • group-based counselling/therapy
  • group interventions/activities

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Aged 65 years or older
  • Have a  diagnosis of depression or anxiety
  • Ability to participate in group based therapy
  • Able to attend a program at Baycrest
  • Able to commit to attending either the 2 day or 4 day program for 16 weeks

How to Refer:

To make a referral please complete our referral form.

For more information:

If you would like more information or have any questions about this program please call 416-785-2500 ext 2700.