Who does the EEP Program assist?
provided to people:
- Between the ages of 18
and 40 years
live in the PaRK
Mental Health Service areas
- Who are experiencing
their first psychotic symptoms, or have had less than two years treatment
What does the EEP Program offer?
team offers integrated bio-psycho-social interventions to maximise recovery
from early psychotic illness, via
- one-to-one client work
- family work
- social and recreational
groups for clients
- a quarterly
Family Support group
- Support is offered for a maximum of 3 years of 2 years
in a community based, culturally sensitive manner.
Where is the EEP Program located?
The Early Episode
Psychosis team operates in the areas serviced by PaRK
How to access the EEP Program
people access the service through Mimidi Park
Inpatient Unit and PaRK Mental Health but General
Practitioners may make referrals to the Rockingham Kwinana Mental Health
Service Early Episode Psychosis Program. Referral forms are obtained from RKMHS
reception. The Early Episode Team assesses the referral and notifies the
referrer of the decision.