CDHB Mental Health Services

 

CDHB Hospital Services

This service is made up of six wards, four 16 bed Te Awakura wards (acute admission) serving the population of North, South, East and West. Seager Clinic is a 24 bed extended treatment unit, and Tupuna Clinic is a 15 bed extended treatment unit.

Address
Hillmorton Hospital,
Christchurch

Telephone(03) 337 7969 ext 33012
Fax(03) 339 1167
Modified17 September 2017

Four teams responsible for different geographical areas of Christchurch and outlying regions, providing assessment, including urgent/emergency which is undertaken by the Crisis Resolution (see listing below) function of the team, treatment and follow-up c ...

Address
Hillmorton Hospital, Annex Road,
Christchurch

Modified11 July 2016

A team that specialises in the treatment of people with anxiety disorders. Referral essential via General Practitioner or Clinical Psychologist. Hours: 8.30am to 5.00pm, Monday to Friday.

Address
Building 9, Recreation Centre, Hillmorton Hospital, Annex Road,
Christchurch

Telephone(03) 364 0421
Fax(03) 338 6857
Modified17 September 2017

Provides both urgent and community based psychiatric services to the Ashburton region. Hours: Monday to Friday 8.00am to 4.30pm

Address
11 Elizabeth Street,
Ashburton,
7740

Telephone(03) 307 6923
Fax(03) 307 6924
Modified17 September 2017

13 bed and up to 6 cots. Admitting Unit for the South Island Mother & Babies and Eating Disorders. 

Address
C Block, Princess Margaret Hospital, 95 Cashmere Road,
Christchurch

Telephone(03) 337 7939
Fax(03) 337 7988
Modified17 September 2017

This outpatient service provides comprehensive psychiatric assessment and therapeutic intervention for children and adolescents 0-18 years (or older if still at school) in their family context.  Referrals are received from school counsellors, GPs a ...

Address
51 Sylvan Street,
Christchurch

Telephone03 377 7773
ModifiedNever

The CAF-Rural Service is the CDHB outpatient child and youth mental health service for rural Canterbury. That is, all districts of Canterbury outside the Christchurch city boundary. It is based on the first floor of the Heathcote building at Princess Mar ...

Address
Princess Margaret Hospital,
Christchurch

Telephone03 337 8740
Fax03 337 8997
Modified15 June 2016

This outpatient service provides comprehensive psychiatric assessment and therapeutic intervention for children and adolescents 0-17 years (or older if still at school) in their family context.  Referrals are received from school counsellors, GPs a ...

Address
1st Floor, Heathcote Building, The Princess Margaret Hospital,
Christchurch

Telephone03 337 8740
Fax03 377 8997
ModifiedNever

  NB: CAFlink is the Referral Centre for non-emergency enquiries. CAFLink is the Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health Service 'single point of entry function' which streamlines access to mental health services in Canterbury for children, adol ...

Address
Cnr Montreal and Cashel Streets,
Christchurch

SubtitleSingle Point of Entry
Telephone(03) 337 7758
Fax(03) 337 7822
Email
Modified17 September 2017

This service provides specialist community and inpatient mental health services, including assessment, treatment and education, for individuals and their families.  It also provides consultation and liaison for general practitioners, schools and key ...

Address
C Block, Princess Margaret Hospital, 95 Cashmere Road,
Christchurch

Telephone(03) 337 7773
Fax(03) 337 7903
Modified17 September 2017

The Child Adolescent and Family Day Unit offers comprehensive assessments and brief but intensive support and treatment to consumers aged up to 18 years. Consumers may be experiencing an acute deterioration in their mental health or require additional a ...

Address
Ground Floor, The Princess Margaret Hospital

Telephone03 337 7773
ModifiedNever

A specialist regional (South Island) treatment and assessment facility with 16 beds.  Children and adolescents who have severe psychiatric, emotional behavioural or developmental disorders are assessed and/or treated.  There is also provision ...

Address
Ground Floor, The Princess Margaret Hospital,
Christchurch

Telephone(03) 337 7773
Fax(03) 337 8997
Modified18 September 2017

An outpatient service which provides and coordinates methadone prescribing. Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm, 24 hour telephone assistance.  

Address
CADS Building, Hillmorton Hospital, Sylvan Street,
Christchurch

SubtitleFormerly known as Christchurch Methadone Programme
Telephone(03) 335 4350
Fax(03) 335 4351
Modified15 June 2016

Function: The development of knowledge about mental disorders by clinical research and the dissemination of local and international resource finding into primary health care, hospital based medical care, and mental health services in Canterbury.

Address
Christchurch

Telephone(03) 372 0400
Fax(03) 372 0407
Modified15 June 2016

An outpatient service providing comprehensive alcohol and drug assessment, treatment planning and advice on referral from health agencies or the probation service. Hours: Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm

Address
CADS Building, Hillmorton Hospital, Sylvan Street,
Christchurch

Telephone(03) 335 4350
Fax(03) 335 4351
Modified15 June 2016

John Kavermann coordinates the provision of consumer input and advice to all the Specialist Mental Health Services with particular emphasis on policy and planning, service development and delivery, and evaluation. John, along with other members of the tea ...

Address
Christchurch

Telephone(03) 337 7969 ext 33501
Email
Modified11 July 2016

Crisis Resolution (CR) offers after hours and urgent psychiatric assistance. CR is an integral part of each Adult Community Mental Health Team providing 24 hour advice and assessment for people presenting in crisis which is associated with a known or susp ...

Address
Hillmorton Hospital, Fergusson Building, Christchurch Hospital (After Hours),
Christchurch

SubtitlePreviously Psychiatric Emergency
Telephone03 364 0482
Modified17 September 2017

Julia Fomison is the Customer Services Coordinator for Specialist Mental Health and Older Persons Health Services and is responsible for managing all aspects of the CDHB Complaints Policy and Procedure for both services. She is also responsible for coordi ...

Address
Christchurch

Telephone(03) 339 1160
Modified19 June 2017

A South Island regional specialist psychiatric service for Canterbury residents. This includes outpatient assessment and treatment of people with a primary diagnosis of anorexia nervosa, bulimia nervosa or eating disorder not otherwise specified. This is ...

Address
C Block, Princess Margaret Hospital, 95 Cashmere Road,
Christchurch

Telephone03 337 7707
Fax03 337 7789
Modified11 July 2016

This team provides consultation, liaison, assessment, treatment, follow-up, education and training, based in the community and the Canterbury Prisons. A liaison nurse based at the Christchurch Courts coordinates the Court Liaison Service, assessing peopl ...

Address
Hillmorton Hospital,
Christchurch

Telephone03 339 1148
Fax03 339 1149
Email
Modified11 July 2016