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Southern DHB Child and Youth Mental Health Services

Public Service, Mental Health, Mental Health & Addictions

Programmes

Eating Disorders

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Eating disorders

Regions

Central Lakes, Dunedin - South Otago, Southland, Waitaki

Age Groups

Child / tamariki, Youth / rangatahi

Referral Types

Self referral, GP, DHB clinical services

Referral Process

We accept referrals from professionals involved with children, adolescents and their families including Oranga Tamariki and schools.

The Youth Specialty Service also accepts direct referrals from clients or their families/whānau. The Child, Adolescent & Family Service (Invercargill/Gore/Frankton) does too, but not the Child and Family Mental Health Service (Dunedin/Balclutha/Ōamaru/Clyde).

Please call the location nearest you.

Description

This service provide a treatment programme tailored to the young person’s needs and may include: - individual psychotherapy, educational and skills groups, group therapy, family therapy, medical management, medication and nutrition management with a dietitian.

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Contact Details

This page was last updated at 12:21PM on April 28, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Southern DHB Child and Youth Mental Health Services.