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Programs & Services

Addiction and Mental Health - Child and Adolescent - Urgent Psychiatry Clinic

The Urgent Clinic provides urgent, short-term psychiatric care for children and youth experiencing a mental health crisis - who do not otherwise have access to psychiatry on an urgent basis - following a presentation to the Stollery Emergency Department or the Crisis Team.

Following a presentation to the Stollery Emergency Department or the Crisis Team, a referral may be made to the Urgent Clinic; referrals are reviewed by the clinical team to determine if Urgent Clinic is the most appropriate service and, if so, the priority of the referral. Urgent Clinic provides:

  • psychiatric consultation & assessment
  • short-term follow-up
  • medication optimization
  • assistance with connection to appropriate community mental health services
  • treatment recommendations to primary care provider

Contact Details

Stollery Children's Hospital

Location Info
8440 112 Street
Edmonton, Alberta
T6G 2B7
Getting There

Parking and Public transportation available.

  • Parking rates apply 24 hours per day, and are in effect for all public parkers, including those with provincially issued placards for persons with disabilities.
  • Public parking is GST exempt.
  • Pay by Plate machines accept Canadian coins or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express).
  • Maximum 28 Canadian coins per transaction, no pennies. Machines provide no change.
  • Pay on Foot machines accept Canadian coins and bills, or credit card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express). These machines will provide change.
  • Parking Office accepts payment by cash, credit card, debit or cheque
  • Bus stops at 112 and 114 St.
  • LRT Health Sciences station is located west across 114 St.
Hours of Operation
Days of the Week

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

9:00 am - 4:00 pm

9:00 am - 4:00 pm


Closed statutory holidays

Service Providers May Include
child and adolescent psychiatrists, registered psychiatric nurses, social workers

Active presentation to Stollery Emergency Department with approval from on-call psychiatry.

Service Access

Healthcare providers should consult the Alberta Referral Directory for service referral information.

Wait Times

3 - 4 weeks

Service Languages
Interpreter/Translation services
Also Known As
Stollery Urgent Clinic, Urgent Psychiatry Clinic