CHEO and the Royal shrink wait times for mental health services By: Ryan Tumilty Metro New approach puts patients at centre of decision making. Wait times for children with mental problems plummeted last year as a new one-size-doesn’t-fit-all approach has shrunk waits from months to mere weeks. In a recently released report, CHEO and the Royal Ottawa Hospital both revealed that the wait times for READ MORE

New Royal Ottawa program to tackle addictions and mental health disorders Blair Crawford Finding treatment can mean a cruel choice for those who need help with both mental illness and addiction. “We put them in a bind,” says Dr. Raj Bhatla, chief of psychiatry at The Royal Ottawa Hospital. “They have to make a choice. Do they get treatment for, say, their anxiety disorder, then for READ MORE