Dryden Area Family Health Team

Site: Dryden Area Family Health Team

Service: Mental Health Counselling

Description & Services
Public Comments Stress Management group sessions are held in the Family Health Team Board Room; call ahead to confirm class
Description (Service) Promotes the development of good mental health and provides services for individuals with mental health issues
 
Provides counselling and information for the following issues: 
  • Chronic disease management including coping skills and depression 
  • Communication concerns 
  • Emotional eating (not disorders) 
  • Family conflict, divorce, separation and blended family issues 
  • Life issues that affect individuals and/or families such as but not limited to bullying, caregiver support, injury/illness, job loss and relocation 
  • Relationship issues 
  • Smoking cessation 
  • Stress management (individual and group counselling sessions)
Hours Office: Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm 
Stress Management group sessions: Mon 12:10 pm-12:50 pm
Areas Served Dryden
Boundaries West to Vermilion Bay, East to Ignace
Eligibility Ages: 16 year(s) and up 
 
  • Individuals struggling with issues that affect mental health wellness 
  • Consideration will be given to younger individuals based on family issues or chronic disease
Application Registration required except for stress management group drop in
Languages English
Fees None ; Most services covered by OHIP
Additional Service Sites
Contact Information
Office Phone Family Health Team: 807-223-7406 
Group Drop In Class: 807-223-7406 Ext 3111
Fax 807-223-7462
E-Mail info.FamilyHealthTeam@dh.dryden.on.ca
Website www.drydenfht.ca
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Primary Contact Mental Health Counsellor
Primary Executive Lucy Venne Fecho, Director; Phone: 807-223-7406 ext 3131; Email: lvennefecho@dh.dryden.on.ca
Alternate Executive Mark Whittaker, Family Physician; Phone: 807-223-2258
Located In Community Dryden
Address 40 Goodall St
Dryden, ON P8N 1V8
 
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Intersection Goodall St and McMillan Ave
Mailing Address Box 3003 
58 Goodall St 
Dryden, ON P8N 2Z6
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (30) Provincial Government
Funding Provincial - Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) -- North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN)