There are few options for people who need more than occasional individual therapy and less than hospitalization.
19.6% - 26.2%* of British Columbians somewhere around one million people - will experience a
mental illness each year.
*According to the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA)
1-2 month waitlist for psychologists
6-12 month waitlist for psychiatrists
This results in 14% of British Columbians with a mental illness having three or more hospital stays a year, which is more than any other province.