Addiction Staff Playlist (Dene)
The Athabasca Health Authority’s Mental Health and Addiction (MHA) Department provide robust services including but not limited to psychiatry, psychology, addiction supports, adult mental health, child and youth mental health nursing, counseling services and mental health wellness and recovery services. Every worker has brought a wealth of knowledge in the field of Mental Health & Addictions to the Athabasca Region.
Our mental health and addictions staff and contractors work as a team alongside the primary health care team and local schools. A full continuum of care is provided by the team, in addition to partnering with other agencies to ensure that outreach programs, workshops, school presentations and evening activities are most effective.
Help is near you. Reach out to your local clinic and support networks.
Dr. Sara Dungavell provides psychiatric services at the Athabasca Health Authority Facility one day each month. She also schedules monthly community Tele-Health clinics with clients. The majority of the on-site psychiatric clinics are held at the AHA Facility with clients being transported in from Fond du Lac and Black Lake. Additionally, Dr. Dungavell provides patient referrals to outside Mental Health In-patient services.