Lesley Lutes, Associate Professor, IKBSAS, UBC Okanagan
What began as a five-week pilot project to gauge demand for no-barrier mental health services has evolved into a permanent walk-in-wellness clinic on UBC’s Okanagan campus.
“This is a game changer,” says Lesley Lutes, associate professor and director of clinical training for the PhD program in clinical psychology at UBC Okanagan. “This is a space where community members can drop in for free mental health services without an appointment or referral. It’s changing the way people are accessing care for their mental health.”
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