Promoting and protecting the health and safety of all Idahoans
Español    Idaho.gov    About Us    Contact Us  

About Adult Mental Health Services

Mental Health Crisis Services
If you need immediate assistance, please contact the crisis line in your community.
 
State-Provided Community Mental Health Services
The State of Idaho provides state funded and operated community based mental health care services through Regional Mental Health Centers (RMHC) located throughout the state. Each RMHC provides mental health services through a system of care that is both community-based and consumer-guided. Adult mental health services provided by the RMHC's include:
     *Crisis Screening and Intervention
     *
Mental Health Screening
     *Psychiatric Clinical Services
     *Case Management
     *Individual Therapy
     *Group Therapy
     *Community-Based Rehabilitation Services (CBRS) -      formerly Psychosocial Rehabilitation (PSR)
     *Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)
     *Patient Assistance Program (PAP)
     *Benefit Assistance
     *Co-Occuring Disorders Treatment
     *Pharmacological Education
     *Short-Term Mental Health Intervention
 
Apply for Adult Mental Health Services
You can apply for adult mental health services by contacting your local Regional Mental Health Center. You must meet certain criteria in order to qualify for the expedited services.
 
Eligibility Requirements
In order to receive adult mental health services you must meet certain eligibility requirements. To find out whether you are eligible for services contact your local Regional Mental Health Center and ask for an eligibility screening.

Costs of Services 

The amount of money you pay for mental health services depends on a variety of circumstances such as the number of people in your household, your income, and other factors. For more information review the 2014 Fee Determination Brochure.