In case of emergency, please contact the Mental Health Crisis Line at (709) 737-4668 or 1-888-737-4668 or visit your nearest Emergency Department.
Psychologists can be accessed through the public health system, the education system, and privately.
All Psychologists must be registered with the NL Psychology Board. A listing of all Registered Psychologists can be found at http://secure.nlpsychboard.ca/registered_psychologists.php
- Within the Eastern Health region, please contact Adult Central Intake (752-8888, fax 752-6852) or Child Central Intake (777-2200, fax 777-2211).
- Within Central Health please contact 1-844-353-3330 to access the Mental Health and Addictions triage line or visit http://www.centralhealth.nl.ca/toll-free-triage-line/
- Within Western Health please visit http://westernhealth.nl.ca/index.php/programs-and-services/services-a-z/mental-health
- Within Labrador please visit http://www.lghealth.ca/index.php?pageid=91
To access an Educational Psychologist, please contact your child’s school, Newfoundland & Labrador English School District Educational Psychologists, or or use this link: https://www.nlesd.ca/contact/stafffinderresults.jsp?pos=educational+psychologist®ion=.
Psychologists in private practice provide a fee for service model. Fees are often covered through private insurance plans and/or workplace EFAP programs. As of the 2017 AGM, APNL has made a fee schedule recommendation at the rate of $180/hour for individual treatment provided by a Registered Psychologist. Please note that some Psychologists may charge higher or lower fees.
The following is a list of Psychologists providing private practice services.