Brief Intervention Case Management Program

Introduction

Introduction

The Brief Intervention Case Manager receives referrals from any source including self-referral, and can provide support, referral and advocacy to clients who are dealing with a mental health issue and are in need of brief assistance. Services are provided on a short-term basis (up to six months) to meet the immediate needs of clients and facilitate referrals to long-term services as required.

Services

  • Advocacy
  • Referrals; link to other community agencies
  • Emotional support
  • Stress management
  • Problem solving and coping skills
  • Short-term medication management

Criteria

  • Must be at least 16 years of age and live in the district of Nipissing.
  • Experiencing mental health symptoms precipitated by a specific issue or circumstance.
  • Must require short-term assistance to resolve a particular problem or issue.
  • Must be in agreement with the referral.