Assertive Community Treatment & Stepdown Teams Support Group

In-person events and family groups at The Royal are temporarily cancelled. 

Contact us about our online family support groups.
Please note:  The online family support groups are open to Ontario residents. Participants must create their own Zoom account and provide their residential address. For more information, contact Juliet Haynes, Family Engagement and Experience Coordinator, by email at or by telephone at +1 (613) 722-6521 ext. 7573.

Family & Loved Ones Support Group

This group is open to the family members and loved ones of clients of the The Royal's Catherine/Bank ACT and Stepdown teams. The group offers a confidential place to learn about mental health related issues. It gives general information only, but if specific questions arise, we will connect you with the service coordinator. 

No need to pre-register. Please note that these sessions are in English ONLY.

Date and Time

See below for dates
6 - 7 PM


The Royal’s Community Mental Health
Carlingwood, 2121 Carling Avenue, Ottawa, suite 201 

S C H E D U L E   O F   T O P I C S   F O R   2 0 2 0

Thursday, February 27, 2020
Dr. Phil Grandia, Psychologist, Community Mental Health Program, The Royal

Thursday, April 30, 2020
Anita Bloeman RN, Manager, Catherine/Bank ACTT, The Royal

Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Dr. Okigbo, Psychiatrist, Catherine ACTT, The Royal 

Thursday, September 24, 2020
Juliet Haynes MSW, Family Engagement and Experience Coordinator, The Royal

Thursday, November 26, 2020
Kelly Tabor MSW, Motivational Interviewing Network of Trainers

For more information

Krystal-Jyl Thomas
Social Worker