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Site: Ottawa - 401 Smyth Rd - 5th Flr

Service: Regional Eating Disorders Program

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Contact Information
Office Phone 613-737-7600 ; Intake 613-737-2496
Crisis Phone CHEO Emergency 613-737-2328
Fax 613-738-3662
Primary Contact Sarah Dewar, Child and Youth Counsellor; Phone: 613-737-7600 ext 5890
Alternate Contact Karen Fantinic-Boyabgian, Registered Nurse; Phone: 613-737-7600 ext 5890
Alternate Executive Stephen Feder, Medical Director; Phone: 613-737-7600 ext 2571
Address & Map
401 Smyth Rd, 5th Flr
Ottawa, ON K1H 8L1
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Outpatient Services: Comprehensive interdisciplinary assessment for individuals with an eating disorder who are referred by their physicians * ongoing medical, nutritional and mental health services (psycho-education groups * group therapy * individual therapy * family therapy) as needed 
Day Treatment Program: For adolescents with serious eating disorders who are medically stable but require intensive treatment and support 
Inpatient Services: Medical stabilization through the provision of nutritional rehabilitation, individual and family education and support * inpatients may begin to attend the Day Treatment Program once they are medically stable 
Support-Education Group: Running in eight-week cycles * group service providing education to both adolescents and their parents in a therapeutic setting
Hours Day Treatment Program Mon, Wed, Thu 8 am-6 pm * Tue, Fri 8 am-4 pm * Outpatient groups evenings * Outpatient Clinic Mon 4 pm-8 pm * summer program hours are reduced
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Hastings County ; Lanark County ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Ottawa (City of) ; Prescott and Russell United Counties ; Prince Edward County ; Qu├ębec - Western ; Renfrew County ; Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry United Counties
Eligibility Ages: 18 year(s) and under 
Patients 18 years and younger suffering from an eating disorder
Application Referrals to the program must be made by a physician. Once a physician's referral is received by the Intake Worker, a full interdisciplinary assessment is conducted with the client and family, and treatment recommendations are made.
Languages English ; French
Fees Service - Covered by the Ontario Health Card
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Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1974 * Program: 2000
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care ; Donations - Charitable Registration Number: 106914682 RR0001
Elections The Board of Directors is appointed.
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Date Updated 08 Oct 2019
Service Categories Eating Disorders Treatment ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Families/Friends of People with Eating Disorders ~ Parents ; Mental Health Evaluation ; Weight Related Support Groups ~ Eating Disorders

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