Outpatient (Ambulatory) Treatment of Mental Illness

From All Rights (Kol-Zchut) (www.kolzchut.org.il)

This portal provides information about the rights and process related to patients in the ambulatory mental health system.

Ambulatory mental health services are outpatient treatments which allow those suffering from mental illness to receive psychiatric help while remaining in the community.

The system includes: clinical therapy, day care services in the community and an emergency unit. The services are provided through governmental and public mental health clinics, day care centers, and Clalit Health Services mental health clinics which accept patients from all health plans (kupot cholim).

Aid Organizations

  • For a comprehensive categorized listing of organizations offering assistance and support related to mental illness, click here.

Government Agencies

Laws and Regulations