Psychiatry & Psychology

The University of Ottawa Health Services offers psychiatric and psychological services to all patients.

What to Expect


  • Comprehensive psychiatric assessment
  • Diagnosis information for patients and caregivers
  • Treatment recommendations and medication monitoring
  • Links to appropriate community support services

Mood Disorder Centre of Ottawa

  • Diagnosis and treatment recommendations for adults thought to be suffering from bipolar mood disorder.
  • Treatment for symptomatic young people with a family history of bipolar disorder.


Treatment for:

  • Mood Disorder and Grief
  • Anxiety Disorder
  • Trauma and PTSD
  • Couple Therapy
  • Adjustment Disorder
  • Personality
  • Personal Growth and self-esteem

Assessment for, but not limited to:

  • Personality
  • Psychodiagnosis

How to Access

Referrals from family physician or nurse practitioner for psychiatry, including the Mood Disorder Centre of Ottawa, can be faxed at 613-564-6627.

Patients can self-refer to the Psycological Associate by calling 613-564-3950 ext 497 to book an appointment.There are fees associated with this service. Please see the list of fees.


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Hours of Operation

Walk-in Clinic
100 Marie Curie, Ottawa

Monday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 8 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 2 PM
Sunday: 10 AM - 2 PM*

*Summer Hours: The Walk-in Clinic will be closed on Sundays from June 4th to August 27th

Important Walk in appointment information for Rideau Clinic location


300-100 Marie Curie Pvt
Ottawa, ON
K1N 6N5

Tel: 613-564-3950

Fax: 613-564-6627

After Hours Access to Care

Patients registered with a family doctor at UOHS

In case of emergency, always dial 911. THAS connects you to a nurse who can provide medical advice, or, if appropriate, provide access to a family health team doctor or suggest that you go to emergency.


Patients not registered with a family doctor at UOHS – Ontario residents

In case of emergency, always dial 911. Telehealth Ontario is a free service that allows Ontario residents to speak to a Registered Nurse with their medical questions any time of the day or night. This could be when you're sick or injured but aren't sure if you need to see a doctor or can treat the situation at home.


Patients not registered with a family doctor at UOHS – Quebec residents

In case of emergency, always dial 911. Info-Santé 8-1-1  is a free and confidential telephone consultation service that puts you in contact with a nurse in case of a non-urgent health issue.

Info-Santé 811

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