Ecole Selkirk Junior High
516 Stanley Avenue
4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Except School Holidays when hours are 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
What is Teen Clinic?
Teen Clinic is a walk-in clinic for female and male youths between the ages of 12-21.
The role of the Clinic staff is to:
- Promote healthy lifestyle choices,
- Provide education,
Teen Clinic is a confidential, safe environment for you to access your health care needs.
Who makes up teen clinic?
- A Physician and/or Nurse Practitioner
- Public Health Nurse
- Clerical Support
What is a Nurse Practitioner?
A Nurse Practitioner (NP) is a Registered Nurse with advanced education and clinical training.
What Services Can I Get at Teen Clinic?
General Health Information
Healthy Eating Education
A safe place to talk about mental health issues, pregnancy, relationships, or whatever is on
A Nurse Practitioner can:
- Perform physical examinations
including PAP tests,
- Diagnose and prescribe medications,
- Provide referrals,
- Order and interpret
diagnostic studies such as
x-rays and lab tests,
- Work in partnership with
physicians and other health care
Is It Confidential?
Teen Clinic services are confidential. The only people that will know you use Teen Clinic are the health care providers.
You will have a chart at the Teen Clinic that is available only to Teen Clinic staff, who are responsible for your care.
One exception to the confidentiality policy:
When an individual is at risk of harm or abuse by themselves or someone else and requires protection. At the same time a social worker would become involved.