Mood and Anxiety Program (MAP)

About the Program

EHN Canada’s Mood and Anxiety Program (MAP) is a seven-week, group-based, residential program. Each patient may receive an assessment from a psychologist or psychiatrist, as needed, on a case-by-case basis. Patients participate in daily small-group sessions, and have weekly one-on-one sessions with a therapist. 

Individuals must have one of the following primary diagnoses to participate in the program:

  • Mood disorders, such as depression or bipolar disorder.
  • Anxiety disorders, such as the following:   
    • Generalized anxiety
    • Panic disorder
    • Social disorder
    • Phobias

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Mood and Anxiety Program Model

The Mood and Anxiety Program (MAP) uses evidence-based interventions including Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Motivational Enhancement, and Acceptance and Commitment Therapy.

The program is individualized and goal directed. Patients have opportunities to participate in activity activation and in-vivo exposure as indicated. In addition to small-group sessions and weekly one-on-one sessions with a therapist, patients participate in daily physical exercise, recreational activities, and nutrition education sessions; their families are provided with support and psychoeducation.

The Multidisciplinary MAP Team

The Mood and Anxiety Program team comprises the following:

  • Occupational therapist
  • Psychologist
  • Psychiatrist
  • Psychotherapists
  • Social workers
  • Recreational therapist
  • Nutritionist
  • Physical health professionals



Safety precautions against COVID-19

COVID-19 should not prevent someone from being able to receive life-saving addiction and mental health treatment. Rest assured that we are taking every step possible to protect our current patient population from contracting the infection.

Our facilities have policies and protocols in place to protect patients, including screening new patients, limiting visitors, and moving aftercare groups to online meetings.

Continue to our action plan to see what we are doing to protect our patients from COVID-19.