Department of Psychiatry Vision, Mission & Values

Our Vision

Advancing mental health solutions for our community

Our Mission

  • Promote the highest quality care for individuals with mental disorders and their families
  • Support mental health promotion and prevention
  • Promote a learning environment through psychiatric education and research
  • Represent the profession of psychiatry
  • Collaborate and develop networks
  • Develop innovative service delivery models
  • Integrate mental health care with health care
  • Work to reduce the stigma of mental illness

Our Values

  • Best standards of clinical practice
  • Highest ethical standards of professional conduct
  • Prevention, access, care and sensitivity for patients and their families
  • Patient-focused treatment decisions
  • Evidence-based principles of treatment
  • Advocacy for patients
  • Leadership
  • Lifelong learning
  • Collegial support
  • Respect for other health professionals
  • Respect for multi-disciplinary team approach