Early Intensive Behavioral Intervention (EIBI) Program
Mental Health

The IWK Health Centre provides children and adolescents throughout the province with specialized mental health and addictions services. To learn more about these services visit the IWK Health Centre website.

The Early Intensive Behavioural Intervention (EIBI) program is the intensive stream of our Autism Program. EIBI is a provincial program that provides parent training and intervention using Applied Behavioural Analysis (ABA) approaches (Pivotal Response Treatment, Positive Behaviour Supports) in the home and day care settings of preschoolers diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder.

Location, hours and contact information

Barrington Health Centre
Tel: 902-875-4200
By appointment only.

Chipman Building
Tel: 1-855-273-7110
Hours
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays 

Clare Medical Health Centre
Tel: 902-245-4709
By appointment only. 

Dawson Centre
Tel: 1-877-334-3431
Hours
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays 

Digby General Hospital
Tel: 902-245-4709
Hours
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays 

Roseway Hospital
Tel: 902-875-4200
By appointment only. 

Soldier’s Memorial Hospital
Tel: 1-855-273-7110
Hours
Monday to Friday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays

Yarmouth Regional Hospital
Tel: 902-742-4222
Hours
Monday to Friday 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., excluding holidays 

How do I access this program?

To access this program you can be referred by your doctor,  pediatrician or other agency referral or self-refer by calling:

  • 1-877-334-3431 – South Shore 
  • 1-855-273-7110 – Annapolis Valley 
  • 1-844-380-4324 – South West