The BC Reproductive Mental Health Program (located at BC Women's on Oak Street) assesses, treats and supports women and their families who are dealing with mental health disorders and psychological difficulties related to pregnancy and following the birth of their baby. Psychological concerns associated with infertility, pregnancy loss and premenstrual dysphoric disorder are also assessed and treated. Pre-pregnancy planning for those with existing mental health disorders can be provided.Services are provided by the BC Mental Health & Substance Use Services (BCMHSUS) and are by referral only.
Visit the Women's Reproductive Mental Health Program page of the BCMHSUS website for detailed information about our program and for the referral criteria and form.
- After Hours or Emergencies: Please contact your family physician or go to the Emergency at your nearest hospital. In case of emergency, please call 911.
- Help Lines:
- SAFER - Suicide Attempt Counselling Service (604-879-9251). Offers counselling for individuals with suicide risk and supports family/friends concerned about their loved ones.
- The Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention Centre of BC 24 Hour Crisis Line: 604-872-3311. Toll free province-wide emergency line: 1-800-suicide or 1-800-784-2433
Updated on: October 30, 2013