Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (DCAP) | Western Cape Government

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Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (DCAP)


The Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry renders clinical services, consultation, education, training and research as core activities. The clinical services associated with the Division of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry are based at two sites, Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital and Sawkins Road.

46 Sawkins Road, Rondebosch
Tel.: 021 685 4103
Fax: 021 685 4107
E-mail: dcap@westerncape.gov.za


All referrals need to come via community health clinics or district hospitals and through the district mental health team professionals. Self-referrals are not accepted. The Child and Adolescent Outpatient Service provides assessments and treatment including individual, family and group therapy to children and adolescents (until aged 18 years) with a range of emotional and/or behavioural problems. 
Tel.: 021 685 4103

The Infant Mental Health Service provides services to infants under the age of three years and their parents. 
Tel.: 021 685 4103

The Neuropsychiatry Clinic sees children and adolescents with complex neurodevelopment disorders and comorbidities. 
Tel.: 021 685 4103

Access the referral form at http://www.westerncape.gov.za/assets/departments/health/edit_dcap_referr...

The content on this page was last updated on 11 February 2016