Mental Health clinicians specialising in early psychosis support young people aged between 16—25 years of age who are living in Victoria and are at risk of developing or are experiencing psychosis.

This service provides:

  • Intensive case management
  • Secondary consultation to other mental health services
  • Mental health promotion.

Early Psychosis Service operates as a sub-specialty of North East & Border Mental Health Service and works with the Child & Adolescent (NECAMHS) and Adult Mental Health Services.

The Youth Early Intervention Team is regionally based and depending on where you live determines which Early Psychosis Service is available to you.

Inpatient services for young people accessing services from YEIT are provided by Eastern Health Child & Youth Mental Health Service (CYMHS) located in Melbourne. CYMHS provides inpatient services for children and young people up to the age of 24 years who are displaying symptoms of mental illness or severe emotional and behavioural disturbance.

For further information regarding Eastern Health CYMHS: 5 Arnold Street, Box Hill, Victoria, 3128. Phone: 1300 342 255

www.easternhealth.org.au/services/mental-health-services/child-youthmental-health-service-cymhs

 

Further information contact:

Youth Early Intervention Team
Wodonga Adult Mental Health Service
4 Watson Street, Wodonga, Vic, 3690
Phone: (02) 6051 7950
After hours Phone: 1300 881 104

Youth Early Intervention Team
Wangaratta Community Mental Health Services
Margaret Boyd Centre,
Dixon Street, Wangaratta, Vic, 3677
Phone: (03) 5722 5347 / After hours: 1300 783 347