Centre for Behaviour Health Sciences

Site: Barrie Office

Service: Behaviour Clinic of York and Simcoe

Record #: BAR0615
Last Modified: 13 Dec 2023
Last Full Update: 12 Dec 2023


Description (Service) Behavioural services for individuals who have a developmental disability with a significant cognitive delay (dual diagnosis).
  • service delivery is matched to need and may be provided through individual and/or group support
  • following a behaviour assessment, a behaviour support plan is created that includes prevention, skill building and intervention strategies
  • specific skills are taught with goal of replacing the challenging behaviour
  • mediators (i.e., family, group home staff, etc.) learn to implement behaviour support plan and data is collected to measure progress
  • assessment and treatment strategies are based on the principles of Applied Behaviour Analysis (ABA)
Fully funded by the Ministry of Children and Youth Services through a service agreement with Mackenzie Health. Resource services provided through educational workshops and lectures

Outreach Presentations
Presentations in Autism, Criminal Justice, FASD, Healthy Sexuality and Behaviour are offered.

Service Details

Hours Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm, service may be provided in the evening.
Areas Served Simcoe County
  • Children and adults with a Developmental Disability and a significant Cognitive Delay who exhibit challenging behaviour that is interfering with their ability to participate in daily living activities
  • Residents of York Region and Simcoe County
Application Adults
Contact Developmental Services Ontario (DSO) 1-855-277-2121

  • Simcoe County residents contact 705-728-9143 or 1-888-577-6955
  • York Region residents contact 905-773-2362 or 1-888-557-5550
Languages English; French - Reception, Interpretation
Fees None

Address and Location

Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
570 Bryne Dr
Unit H
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 9P6
Intersection Bryne Dr and Mapleview Dr W
Physical Access Fully Accessible

Contact Information

Office Phone 705-728-9143
Fax 705-728-7456
Website https://www.mackenziehealth.ca
Social Media YouTube YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_nBp8-fZFW8
Primary Contact Stefanie Smith, Coordinator, Simcoe; Phone: 705-728-9143 ext 2259; Email: stefanie.smith@mackenziehealth.ca

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