Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS)
Children's Mental Health Programs
540 Cedar St, St. Paul, MN, 55155
Ensures that programs and services are available throughout Minnesota, and works with counties, providers and tribes to deliver services.
Programs and services include:
* Behavioral health home services
* Case management services
* Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics
* Child and Adolescent Behavioral Health Services
* Children's Residential Treatment
* Community Mental Health Centers
* Day treatment
* Early childhood mental health services
* First episode psychosis
* Children's Therapeutic Services and Supports
* Mental health and addiction treatment
* Intensive Treatment in Foster Care
* Mental Health Behavioral Aide
* Minnesota Intensive Therapeutic Homes
* Outpatient mental health services
* Partial hospitalization
* Psychiatric Residential Treatment Facilities
* Psychiatric units
* Respite care
* School-linked mental health services
* System of Care
* Traditional Healing For Native Communities
* Transition services
* Trauma-informed care
* Youth Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)
If you have questions about eligibility, contact your child's local county or tribal human services agency or the Minnesota Health Care Programs Member Help Desk, at (800) 657-3739. If your child is enrolled in a health plan and you have questions about coverage for services, call that health plan's member services.
A directory of children's mental health crisis phone numbers is available online.
For non-crisis situations, a pediatrician or family practice provider is often the first stop for families seeking help because of a child's behavior, mood or other symptoms. They may refer the child to programs or services.
|Main - DHS Information Desk||(651) 431-2000|
|Speech-to-Speech relay||(877) 627-3848|
This provider does not offer this service at other locations.
Other Services or resources
- Adult Mental Health Programs and Services
- Adult Protection
- Aging Services
- Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division
- Caregiver Education and Training – Online Dementia Training
- Child Protection
- Child Support Division
- Economic Assistance and Food Programs
- Find a Children's Therapeutic Services and Support (CTSS) Provider
- Find a State Approved Gambling Treatment Provider
- Foster Care
- Housing Benefits 101 (HB101)
- Housing Services
- Long Term Services and Supports for People with Disabilities
- Minnesota Health Care Programs (MHCP)
- Minnesota Senior Health Options (MSHO) and Minnesota Senior Care Plus (MSC+)
- Nursing Home Programs
- Prepaid Medical Assistance Program (PMAP)
- Special Needs BasicCare (SNBC)
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DF-4500.2000-300Health Facility Licensing Definition
Programs that establish and enforce health, safety and program standards for health care and mental health facilities, review applications for licenses, issue or deny licenses, inspect facilities for compliance with requirements and revoke licenses or bring disciplinary action for noncompliance. Included are programs that provide licensing for general acute care hospitals, acute psychiatric hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, intermediate care facilities, home health agencies, personal care agencies, hospice facilities, employer/employee clinics, rehabilitation clinics, community clinics, surgical clinics, and chronic dialysis clinics.
TD-0300.8000State Government Agencies/Departments Definition
The principal executive divisions of state government in the United States including state offices, departments, divisions, bureaus, boards and commissions, that are responsible, by law, for the management and control of public business and property.
TD-6500Planning/Coordinating/Advisory Groups Definition
Governing boards, advisory boards, commissions, committees and other groups that provide advice, guidance and, in some cases, formal oversight, for public and private organizations that are responsible for the provision of services to the community; that assess existing social conditions and problems and develop and assist in the implementation of specific strategies for meeting the human service needs of the community; and/or which assist community agencies and organizations to coordinate the provision of services in an efficient, nonduplicative way. Also included are entities that are composed of community agencies which have an established networking relationship that provides a collaborative approach to addressing specific identified community needs and problems.
YB-9000Young Adults Definition
Individuals who are generally between the ages of 18 and 25 depending on the ages that specific programs use for qualification.
YJ-5500Families/Friends of Mentally Ill Definition
The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have clinically significant behavioral or psychological problems, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by ongoing interaction with and concern about the mentally ill individual.
YO-5000Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Occupations Definition
Individuals whose occupations are concerned with helping people deal with psychological, emotional and social problems or providing support for individuals who have an alcohol or drug use disorder.
YZ-5000Mental Health Issues Definition
Programs that provide information and/or services that deal with the topic of mental health/mental illness.