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What is psychiatric genetic counselling?

Unread postby AndrewBCSS » 17 Oct 2016

There is a free psychiatric genetic counselling clinic at BC Women's Hospital. Patients can be a person with a mental illness or a family member. Appointments are available in person or via telephone (BC wide). More information

Here's an article on the value of genetic psychiatric counselling
Andrew Stewart
Operations Manager
British Columbia Schizophrenia Society
A reason to hope. The means to cope.

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