David Heath


Psychiatrist David Heath founded Canada’s first psychiatric hospitalization at-home service (Intensive Home Treatment) in Kitchener-Waterloo in 1989. He is the author of Home Treatment for Acute Mental Disorders: An Alternative to Hospitalization (free on Kindle).

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by David Heath

Surely, the time has come for psychiatric hospitalization at home. What’s holding us back?

Canadians are ill-served by their mental-health system. We must give them safe, effective options if we are to meet their needs appropriately.

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