This service provides supportive or therapeutic counselling, education, information and referral to both the person with dementia and their caregiver at all stages of the disease, from before diagnosis to the late stage. Issues such as getting diagnosis, understanding dementia, immediate and future care of the person with dementia as well as family coping may be discussed.
Older adults with complex medical, cognitive and psychosocial needs, and their family caregivers.
Dementia specific counselling
Covered by OHIP.
Supportive and resource counselling by Social Worker.
- Geriatric Psychiatry Service – Admissions Coordinator 416-597-3422 ext 3041
- Geriatric Day Hospital – Admissions Coordinator 416-597-3422 ext 3099
- Geriatric Outreach Team – Admissions Coordinator 416-597-3422 ext 3041
- Geriatric Psychiatry Clinic – Admissions Coordinator 416-597-3422 ext 3099