Edmonton Zone Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services

A listing of the health services available in the Edmonton Zone for child and adolescent mental health patients. For information about social services for child and adolescent mental health patients, please visit ab.211.ca.

Alberta Hospital Edmonton – Youth Addiction and Mental Health Stabilization Program

Referral Pathway

Referrals to Stabilization can come from Physicians, Social Workers, Outpatient Counsellors, and community clinics

Description of Service

The Youth Stabilization program provides a voluntary program for youth requiring stabilization around the addiction or mental health concerns. It is a 4-bed, 10-day voluntary inpatient social detoxification program available to youth aged 12-18 years old who are harmfully involved in substance use. The focus is on stabilizing the youth, completing a comprehensive assessment, constructing a treatment plan, and planning for transition to further services.

Hours / Contact Information

Phone: (780) 342-5779


Patient Cost