General Frequently Asked Questions

What do you do at The Redpath Centre?

The Redpath Centre addresses the social and emotional needs of children, adolescents and adults with Asperger Syndrome, mental health concerns and other related symptoms. Our assessments and services support those living with Asperger Syndrome their family members, and other professionals who may be involved with them. The Centre offers an inter-disciplinary approach, and strives to incorporate recent research into practice.

Where are you located, and what are your hours?

The Redpath Centre is located at 161 Eglinton Avenue East, Suite 201. We are a ten minute walk east on Eglinton from the Eglinton subway station. We are open during regular business hours; however, our schedule is flexible to accommodate you. Some clinicians work at the Centre on a part-time basis, therefore their hours are usually restricted to evenings or weekends.

Does the Centre offer services for those who live outside of Toronto?

Services are available to individuals across Ontario and to all provinces if clients are willing to come to our centre in Toronto or our offices in London, Ontario.

How do I make an appointment?

Please refer to the "Associates" tab on our website explore the clinical associate you are most interested in contacting. Individual email addresses and/or telephone numbers are available under this feature.

How soon can I see a clinician?

The Redpath Centre is committed to providing clients with services in a timely manner; however, clinicians will occasionally not be accepting new clients due to their current caseload. Regular updates on our associate's availability are listed on our website under the link for each associate.

Do I require a referral from a doctor to get help?

No. If you are interested in receiving services, you are welcome to contact The Centre directly. With your written consent, we may request information from other service providers that are involved or have been involved with you.

Does the Centre offer workshops?

The Redpath Centre offers various workshops and in-services related to Asperger Syndrome and co-morbid issues, usually by request of another agency. Please visit our website regularly for more information. Specific requests can be made by contacting associates directly.

What are the fees and method of payment?

Typically, sessions cost $130.00 per hour. It is preferred if clients write a cheque payable to the Associate and provide it after each session. Your fee will be discussed with you prior to your initial session and you will be advised if any changes are made to the fee structure.

Will my extended health care benefits cover the cost of services?

Some extended health benefit plans may cover some of the financial costs associated services at the Centre. Unfortunately, OHIP does not cover any of the services provided by The Redpath Centre. Please consult your extended health care provider to obtain details.

What if I do not have Asperger Syndrome? Can I still get services at The Redpath Centre?

Some individuals who are receiving services from us do not have a diagnosis of Asperger Syndrome, but may have a diagnosis that falls within the expertise of our clinicians such as mental health problems, ADD, learning disabilities, or addictions. Although our specialization is Asperger Syndrome, we welcome clients who do not have this diagnosis. If we feel that there is another service provider that is more suitable, we will prove referrals.