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Nova Scotia Early Psychosis Program (NSEPP)

The Nova Scotia Early Psychosis Program (NSEPP) is a specialized, community focused, mental health program for young people (and their families) between the ages of 12 to 35 who are experiencing a first episode of psychosis.

Accessing this Service

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Individuals with that meet the following criteria may be referred:

  • Exhibiting symptoms of, or has been diagnosed with, a first episode of psychosis
  • Between the ages of 12 to 35
  • Has been treated for less than six months with an antipsychotic


Within the Halifax Regional Municipality (HRM): Referrals can be made by anyone including: self-referrals, family members, friends, teachers, counsellors, family physicians and health care professionals. To make a referral, call 902-473-2976.

Outside of HRM A referral from your health care provider is needed. We provide clinical consultation for residents of the Maritime Provinces who live outside HRM.

902-473-2976

5909 Veterans Memorial Lane
Halifax, NS

Directions

Individuals with that meet the following criteria may be referred:

  • Exhibiting symptoms of, or has been diagnosed with, a first episode of psychosis
  • Between the ages of 12 to 35
  • Has been treated for less than six months with an antipsychotic


A referral from your health care provider is needed. We provide clinical consultation for residents of the Maritime Provinces who live outside HRM.

902-473-2976

5909 Veterans Memorial Lane
Halifax, NS

Directions

Individuals with that meet the following criteria may be referred:

  • Exhibiting symptoms of, or has been diagnosed with, a first episode of psychosis
  • Between the ages of 12 to 35
  • Has been treated for less than six months with an antipsychotic


A referral from your health care provider is needed. We provide clinical consultation for residents of the Maritime Provinces who live outside HRM.

902-473-2976

5909 Veterans Memorial Lane
Halifax, NS

Directions

A referral from your family doctor, other referral agency or from your current Mental Health clinician is required.

1-855-273-7110

5 Chipman Drive
Kentville, NS

Directions

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