The Depressive and Suicide Disorders Program is a superspecialized (third-line) service for youth and adults who suffer from refractory and/or recurrent major depressive disorder with or without the presence of suicidal behaviour. The program offers cutting-edge treatment for clients and provides support to families to help them interact with the person in difficulty.
This program is specifically for:
- Youth aged 6 to 18 years who present with mood disorders, such as major depression or dysthymia. These disorders may or may not be associated with anxiety, substance abuse, impulsivity or suicidal behaviour or thoughts.
- Adults suffering from treatment-refractory major depressive disorder.
- Individuals with a significant personal and/or family history of suicidal behaviour.
André Mpiana, MSc, RN (interim)
Marie-Ève Brière, PhD
Sylvie Corbeil, PhD
Marie-Claude Geoffroy, PhD
Iliana Lilova, PhD
Joaquin Poundja, PhD
Nurses and Liaison Agents
Nathalie Goyette, MSc, RN
Caroline Gravel, RN
Monica Janik, BSc, RN
Annie Roy, MSc
Marie-France Dagenais, MSc
Theodora Mikedis, MSc