Need help ? Don’t stay alone !
If you have any questions or concerns about the psychological difficulties described on this site, we encourage you to contact a health professional, such as a general practitioner, a paediatrician, a nurse or a school psychologist.
These professionals will be able to advise you and, if necessary, refer you to one of the specialised centres for the detection of at risk mental states. Afterwards, and if necessary, you will be directed to the most suitable support.
Trouver de l’aide
It is important to find the right person to talk to and that will be able to help you.
A doctor can refer you to one of the following specialised centres:
Canton of Vaud (Lausanne)
ERA platform (under 18 years old) : +41 21 314 44 35
TIPP program (from 18 years old) : +41 21 314 00 50
Canton of Geneva (Geneva)
JADE program (from 18 years old) : +41 22 305 44 89
Office médico-pédagogique (under 18 years old) : +41 22 388 67 00
Canton of Basel (Basel city)
BEATS: +41 61 325 51 00
In case of emergency
Helpline : 147
Ambulance : 144
There are several websites that provide information on youth mental health:
If you don’t have a doctor to contact, these places offer medical consultations for young people:
Canton of Vaud :
DISA division (12-20 years old)
UniSanté (from 18 years old)
Canton of Geneva :
Unité Santé Jeunes (12-25 years old)
Service de médecine de premier recours (from 18 years old)
Other cantons: consult the santépsy.ch directory.
Are you an institution specialised in the detection or early intervention of the risk of psychosis and would you like to appear on this map by joining the PsyYoung project? Do not hesitate to contact us!