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Programs & Services


Move Your Mood

Assists people find the service that offers treatment for their disordered eating . Healthcare providers, educators, and the public are offered education and consultation about treating disordered eating.

Service offers:

  • an 8 week, referral based programing runs throughout the year for children / youth and post-partum moms accessing Community Services or Addiction and Mental Health

Currently Red Deer, Vermillion and Camrose run the Move Your Mood program for children and youth. In Red Deer Move Your Mood also runs a Family Challenge that is open to all families in the City of Red Deer and a School Challenge that is open to all schools to take part in. More programs are being implemented across Central Zone.

This service is provided by Alberta Health Services and Alberta Health Services contracted service providers.

Contact Details

Vermilion Provincial Building

Address
4701 52 Street
Vermilion, Alberta
T9X 1J9
Telephone
780-581-8000
Email
move.yourmood@ahs.ca
Hours of Operation
Note

Clients must be referred to get the scheduled program dates and times.

Access
Service Providers May Include
dietitians, exercise physiologists, health promotion facilitators, recreation instructors
Eligibility

Services target to children / youth between the ages of 10-17 and Post-Partum mothers that will benefit from a healthy lifestyle program and want to learn how to apply positive coping strategies to improve their mental and physical well-being.

Referral Needed

Referral sources are different for each area. Typically the referrals are from Mental Health Therapists, Community Liasion workers in schools or Mental Health Capacity building projects.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information. For more detailed information visit the Alberta Health Services web page at https://www.albertahealthservices.ca/services/page16942.aspx


Wait Times

An estimated wait time on dependant on program start dates that are scheduled throughout the year.

Partners

Partners/affiliations

Red Deer College, City of Red Deer, Red Deer Catholic Regional Schools, Red Deer Public School District

Service Locations
Also Known As
Acronym
MYM