Mental Health and Addiction Services

All Mental Health Services (Corner Brook, Stephenville, Deer Lake, Port Saunders, Burgeo, Norris Point, Port aux Basques) provide promotion, education and prevention services, consultation, assessment and counseling services to children, adults, families, groups and communities for mental health/mental illness-related issues. Mental Health Services accepts self referrals or referrals from other agencies. Download our referral form (pdf).

Addictions Services is a community-based service which provides education, assessment, counselling and consultation to people with substance use and/or gambling issues, as well as those affected by someone else's alcohol/drug use or gambling behaviours. Services like impaired driving programs, after care, followup, and referrals to other services  are provided to individuals, families and in group settings.

Contact information:

LocationAddressContact
Corner Brook

Adult Mental Health Services (age 19 & over)
Addiction Services/Humberwood Centre
P.O.Box  2005
Corner Brook, NL   A2H 6J7

Blomidon Place Mental Health & Addiction Services (under age 19)
133 Riverside Drive
P.O.Box  2005
Corner Brook, NL   A2H 6J7 

Telephone:  
634-4506  

 

 

634-4171

 

Deer Lake

Mental Health & Addiction Services
20 Farm Road
Deer Lake, NL   A8A 1J3

Telephone:
635-7830

Stephenville

Mental Health & Addiction Services
127  Montana Drive
Stephenville, NL A2N 2T4

Telephone:  
643-8740

Burgeo

Mental Health & Addiction Services
Calder Health Care Centre
P. O. Box 614
Burgeo, NL A0N 2H0

Telephone:  
886-2185  

Port aux Basques

Mental Health & Addiction Services
P. O. Box 100
Port aux Basques, NL AOM 1CO

Telephone:  
695-6250

Norris Point

Mental Health & Addiction Services
Bonne Bay Health Centre
P. O. Box 70
Norris Point
Bonne Bay, NL AOK 3V0


Telephone:  
458-2381, Ext. 266

 

Port Saunders

Mental Health & Addiction Services
Rufus Guinchard Health Centre
P. O. Box 40
Port Saunders, NL AOK 4HO

Telephone:  
861-9125  

 

Mental Health Unit at WMRH

The Mental Health Unit is a 23 bed Acute Care Service at Western Memorial Regional Hospital that serves as the only Mental Health Unit in the Western region of Newfoundland. Our admission criteria includes all diagnosis covered in the DSM IV including alcohol and drug detoxification with admission being arranged by a physiciatrist or general pratitioner.

A safe, therapeutic and caring environment is provided through a multi-disciplinary team approach to individuals experiencing emotional, behavioral  or concurrent disorders.

For more information about visiting a patient in the Menal Health Unit, please click here.

Mental Health Rehabilitation

This outpatient service located in Corner Brook provides supportive care to individuals with mental illness and their families. This support is offered through individual or group counselling as well as a weekly Neuroleptic clinic.

For more information on Mental Health Rehabilitation, contact the Mental Health Rehabilitation Nurse at 709-634-4506.


For other information please see:

What to do in an Emergency

Help Lines and Navigator

Online Supports

Counselling Options

Hospital Care

Treatment Centres

Opioid Treatment and Naloxone

Housing Services

Mental Health Promotion and Addictions Prevention

Canada's Low-risk Drinking Guidelines

Resources for Physicians and Services Providers

Eating Disorder Services

DoorWays

 

Alcohol Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral: Helping Patients Reduce Alcohol-related Risks and Harms is a resource for Canadian family physicians, nurse practitioners and other healthcare professionals. This site provides access to evidence-informed guidance and resources to assist you in helping your patients better manage their alcohol consumption. The tools and guidelines provided here aim to assist you in helping patients with drinking patterns that put them at risk for health and personal problems.


Media Release Low-risk Drinking Guidelines

2007 Student Drug Use Survey

Alcoholics Anonymous