Services

St. Leonard’s Community Services – Addictions and Mental Health offers a variety of programs that provide counselling for persons dealing with an Addiction or Concurrent Disorder both individually and in groups. Counselling is also available to families or those who have a loved one who is struggling with an Addiction, Concurrent Disorder or first episode of Psychosis.

Persons eligible for programs participate in a biopsychosocial assessment process that assists in determining their strengths and needs. An outcome-focused and holistic service plan is developed in collaboration with the individual.

Counselling is delivered using Motivational Interviewing, as well as within a framework of Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT) and is strength based and client-centered.

 

Programs

Provides assessment, service planning and counselling both individually and in groups.
Provides assessment, service planning and outpatient counselling both individually and in group.
Assessment, service planning and counselling both individually and in group for those experiencing an addiction and mental health issue.
Provides services through multiple treatment approaches including individual, group, family and peer support.
Short term intensive services for individuals with a Concurrent Disorder or mental health issues who have had legal involvement.
Provides support for men in achieving and maintaining a lifestyle free from substance use.
Provides support for women in achieving and maintaining a lifestyle free from substance use.
Provides intensive services to individuals who are experiencing symptoms of early psychosis (a break with reality).
Provides immediate crisis support and/or counselling for individuals experiencing a mental health or situational crisis.
Designed to assist people in the right place, at the right time.
Assessment, service planning and counselling both individually and in group to expectant women and mothers with children age 0-6.
Assessment, service planning and counselling both individually and in group to individuals experiencing issues with gambling.
Provides individuals with safe, affordable housing.
Provides assessment, service planning and counselling both individually and in group to youth.
Provides crisis services and support groups for children, youth and families.

Groups

A psycho-educational support group for men and women struggling with problematic gambling behavior
An aftercare group that provides support for men throughout their recovery.
An aftercare group that provides support for women throughout their recovery.
Promotes positive self-reflection and change using art as a therapeutic medium.
Offers support to family members with a loved one experiencing a first episode of psychosis (break with reality).
An open, ongoing, peer support group for individuals in recovery from addictions and mental health issues.
An ongoing, open support group for individuals facing challenges related to concurrent disorders.
An open support group for individuals struggling with a family member or loved one who has addiction issues.
Provides individuals with practical information, strategies and tools on relapse prevention.
Provides individuals with practical information, strategies and tools for relapse prevention.
Provides basic understanding of addiction and strategies to avoid using substances.
Provides strategies for effective parenting and family support.
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