Mental illnesses are characterized by alterations in thinking, mood or behaviour associated with significant distress and impaired functioning. Examples of specific mental illnesses include: mood disorders, schizophrenia, anxiety disorders, personality disorders, eating disorders, problem gambling, and substance dependency.*

The exact professionals to support an individual will depend on the individual’s unique situation.

  • Addiction Medicine
  • Neuropsychiatry
  • Neuropsychology
  • Psychology
  • Psychovocational
  • Psychiatry

Need expertise in another discipline? Contact us. Cira will help. We have over 2,000 physicians trained to conduct examinations and reviews for our clients nationally.

*Source: Public Health Agency of Canada