Assertive Community Treatment Team
The Pinecrest-Queensway Community Healthcare Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Team works with people who have a serious mental illness.
The team provides support in all life areas. The ACT team includes a psychiatrist, occupational therapist, registered nurses and mental health workers. The ACT approach is intensive treatment and rehabilitation that includes:
- Taking the service to the client
- Crisis services
- Mental health support
- Building skills
ACT provides services in the community, 24 hours a day and 365 days a year, serving Ottawa and North Lanark