Waypoint Centre for Mental Health Care is an internationally recognized mental health hospital and research facility. Waypoint provides an extensive range of both acute and long term psychiatric inpatient and outpatient services. In addition, Waypoint provides the province’s only maximum secure forensic mental health program for clients served by both the mental health and justice systems. The hospital is recognized for the provision of exceptional care to those most needing mental health services and for its contributions to the understanding of mental illness.
The Waypoint Research Institute is part of Waypoint's Research and Academics Division. The Institute promotes and conducts research in mental health and addictions which align with four key themes: Risk Factors and Assessment; Treatment and Transitions; Knowledge Translation; and Policy. Our researchers strive to advocate for, consult on, and assist with the implementation of the ethical, evidence-based assessments, interventions and treatments.