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Support. Care. Knowledge.

Support

We provide personal and family consultations, workshops and information sessions, group support sessions, and specialized exercise classes.

Care

Our professional staff offer a wide variety of services to clients at all stages of the lifecycle, from children to seniors, and their loved ones.

Knowledge

We welcome calls for information and assistance - connecting with schools, workplaces and the community.

Upcoming Programs/Workshops

 

For information about upcoming programs and workshops
please contact Deirdre Syms  at 250-475-6677 or by email.

 

Parkinson's and Epilepsy Personal Medication Education Service
With Dr. M. Gheis, Neuropsychiatrist

New Parkinson’s & Epilepsy Medication Review & Education Consult Service Medication management of neurological conditions can be complicated and lead to unanswered questions. Neuropsychiatrist, Dr. Mohamed Gheis is volunteering his time to offer a one-time consult medication review and education service to our agency clients.

 

You are eligible for this service if:

• You would like a one-time session with Dr. Gheis to help you to understand your Epilepsy or mood related treatment options better
• You have a treating physician who will both authorize this service and be responsible for any follow up treatment ideas.
• You are not currently experiencing a mental health crisis.

Process:

• We will require your treating physician’s authorization.
• Eligible clients will receive one appointment only.
• One hour appointments will be booked on one Wednesday each month.
• You will be scheduled for an appointment at HeadWay’s office 202-1640 Oak Bay Ave.
• You will be asked to bring a list of your current medications 
• Dr. Gheis will send a follow up report to your physician directly
• To request an appointment or if you have any questions, please contact Deirdre Syms at 250-475-6677 or via email to epilepsy@vepc.bc.ca.