Janeway Child/Adolescent Psychiatry Unit (J4D)

Who we are

The Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Unit (J4D) at the Janeway Children’s Health and Rehabilitation Centre
is an acute care psychiatry unit. We offer a coordinated and comprehensive service for children, adolescents and families facing emotional, social and behavioural challenges. We have space available for up to eight inpatient beds and day patients at this site.

Who we see

We help children and adolescents 18 years of age and under who are experiencing mental health issues.

How to access this service

Admission is determined and coordinated through child and adolescent intake . Physicians and health professionals can fax a completed mental health and addictions referral form (PDF) to 709-752-6852 or email it to MHAIntake@easternhealth.ca.

A physician’s referral is required to access outpatient psychiatry.

Our team

  • Psychiatrists
  • Social workers
  • Psychologists
  • Registered psychiatric nurse
  • Art therapist
  • Music therapist
  • Occupational therapist
  • Administrative Assistants
  • Child youth care workers
  • Teachers

Where we are

Health Sciences Centre
300 Prince Philip Dr.
St. John’s, NL
A1B 3V6

How to reach us

You can contact us by telephone at 709-777-4484

What about school while at the unit?

The Janeway Hospital School is part of the Eastern School District and follows the provincial curriculum set by the Department of Education. Hospital school teachers work closely with the student’s home school to maintain his/her academic program in core subject areas.

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Last updated: 2020-06-01