Anger Management

Anger is a powerful emotion. Sometimes it’s hard to control and when it gets out of hand sometimes it becomes destructive. But when properly understood and managed, anger can actually be healthy and constructive. Learn to recognize your own anger patterns and how to react in appropriate ways by taking advantage of the resources below.

RGA Psychological and Counselling Services
http://www.rgapsych.com

Diverse group of experienced practitioners * provide short and long term counselling and psychotherapy to individuals, couples, and families from ages 4 and up *a variety of group therapy interests are also represented. Issues that are treated include:
*anxiety
*depression
*relationships
* adjustment to illness or injury
* trauma
* anger management
* Cognitive Behaviioural Therapy (CBT)
* family and marital relationships
* mediation
* separation and divorce
* meditation
* personality problems
* substance abuse

Huron Perth Healthcare Alliance
http://www.hpha.ca/default.aspx?cid=114&lang=1

24 hour helpline and crisis line * counselling service for individuals in acute emotional distress and/or with mental illness * face-to-face support and assessment 7 days a week in the local community serving 8 hospital ER departments * Crisis staff will provide onsite assessment in the individual’s home in the company of local police service * will assist individuals to find the appropriate addictions or mental health service

Emergency Room assistance available at all 8 regional offices, call ahead to ensure that a staff person can go to the hospital location.

Emergency Homelessness – People and families in need of emergency housing should contact the Ontario Works or ODSP office during regular work hours * outside of normal business hours, contact the Huron Perth Crisis Intervention Program for assistance

Huron-Perth Centre for Children and Youth
http://www.hpcentre.on.ca

An accredited community-based children’s mental health centre that provides assessment and treatment services for a wide range of mental health concerns for children and youth up to their 18th birthday. Offers individual, group and family counselling.

Drop-in programs available to families on Tuesday mornings in Clinton and Stratford offices between 9 am to 11:30 am.

Office locations in Clinton, Listowel and Stratford. Service inquiries can be direct to your nearest location.

For mental health emergencies, call the Huron Perth Helpline & Crisis Response team toll free at 1-888-829-7484. This is a hospital-based service available 24 hours a day; 7 days a week.

Huron-Perth Centre for Children and Youth
http://hpcentre.on.ca

An accredited community-based children’s mental health centre that provides assessment and treatment services for a wide range of mental health concerns for children and youth up to their 18th birthday. Offers individual, group and family counselling.

Drop-in programs available to families on Tuesday mornings in Clinton and Stratford offices between 9 am to 11:30 am.

Office locations in Clinton, Listowel and Stratford. Service inquiries can be direct to your nearest location.

For mental health emergencies, call the Huron Perth Helpline & Crisis Response team toll free at 1-888-829-7484. This is a hospital-based service available 24 hours a day; 7 days a week.

Huron-Perth Centre for Children and Youth
http://www.hpcentre.on.ca

Services to children, youth and their families are offered as a means of solving social, emotional and family problems and strengthening the children and their families to improve quality of life
* Drop-in every Tuesday from 9am-11:30am in Stratford & Clinton
* Individual and group counselling
*Office locations in Clinton, Listowel and Stratford – inquiries can be directed to your nearest location

PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN
* Timely Access – Brief services include: weekly drop-in clinic, solution-focused sessions, tele-mental health referrals and other community referrals,
* Intensive Services – Day treatment, 1-1 support, residential care referrals
* Counselling & therapy

* Children’s Mental Health Centre with family supports

CHILDREN’S MENTAL HEALTH
Outpatient services – Individual, family, parent education and group services for children/youth with mental health issues up to age 18 years

Section 23 – Specialized classrooms for children with significant mental health needs offered in partnership with the Huron and Perth county school boards * capacity is limited and there can be a waiting time * one classroom in Perth (Stratford)

* Youth Justice Services assist youth at various stages of involvement with the youth justice system
* School-based Youth Outreach Services * Clinical Supports Intervention * Local Resolution Team (LRT) multi-agency response
* Youth Justice Committee 519 271-9454 x 2232 (Perth only)
* Youth Justice Dedicated to Probation
* Diversion Program accepts referrals from Perth County OPP and Stratford Police Services as an alternative to charges and traditional court involvement for first time or non-violent offences 519-271-9454 x 2234

Crisis Response – 24/7 service for serious mental health crises, suicide risk or psychosis * offered in partnership with the Huron Perth Helpline and Crisis Response Team * to access call 1-888-829-7484

Member agency of Support Services Network for Male Survivors in Ontario.

ConnexOntario Health Services Information
http://www.mentalhealthhelpline.ca

Confidential telephone, chat, and email information and referral and listening service providing detailed descriptions of mental health services and supports in Ontario, including how to access them

  • information about community-based counselling services and supports
  • strategies to meet goals
  • support
  • basic mental illness education

Web chat with information and referral specialist available * operated by ConnexOntario Health Services Information

Canadian Mental Health Association
http://www.cmha-hp.on.ca

Advocates with and provides programs and services for people with mental disorders * enhance, maintain and promote the mental health of all individuals

Services include: community support programs including case management, concurrent disorders and court support services, peer support programs, family support programs, education, volunteering and supported housing program

Canadian Mental Health Association
http://www.cmha-hp.on.ca