Mental Health Center of Denver

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Update

As the Governor’s or Mayor’s Stay at Home orders change over these next days and weeks, it’s important to know that it remains safer to be at home to minimize the risk of being exposed to COVID-19. The Mental Health Center of Denver has extended remote services using video and telephone through October 23, 2020. Receiving services through telehealth is a safe, confidential and convenient way to continue services with us. 

We are taking new clients. Please visit our Access Services page to get started.

If you are experiencing a crisis, please call Colorado Crisis Services at 1-844-493-8255 or visit the Colorado Crisis Services webpage for more information.

For organizational updates, resources, news and information, we have created a COVID-19 webpage. If you have questions, we welcome you to call 303-504-6500.

MHCD Dahlia on Thursday, June 20, 2019 in Denver. (Chris Schneider)

Well-Being LIVE

Well-Being LIVE brings you short, free events led by our experts on a wide range of topics related to well-being, from meditation and nutrition to self-care and parenting tools. Click the button below to watch past events and learn about upcoming ones.

Well-Being LIVE

Well-Being LIVE brings you short, free events led by our experts on a wide range of topics related to well-being, from meditation and nutrition to self-care and parenting tools. Click the button below to watch past events and learn about upcoming ones.

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Programs and Services

Check Out Our Programs

Mental Health Center of Denver offers programs and services for the entire life cycle. Call our Access Center today to get started.

Check Out Our Programs

Mental Health Center of Denver offers programs and services for the entire life cycle. Call our Access Center today to get started.

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MyStrength

Maintaining your overall wellness includes strengthening the whole you - body, mind and spirt. Take charge of your mental health today with myStrength.

Mental Health First Aid

We offer Mental Health First Aid classes for adults, adults assisting youth and special classes delivered in Spanish and American Sign Language.

This training provides crucial information to help someone in need. 

Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services

Our Deaf & Hard of Hearing Services team provides specialized outpatient mental healthcare for deaf and hard of hearing children, families and adults in the Denver area.

Work & Education Training

Our work and education training programs are designed to provide clients in our community with the education and employment they need to lead successful, empowered lives.

Colorado Crisis Services access information

Voz y Corazón

Voz y Corazón provides free community-based support groups for youth, focusing on self-acceptance, group connection and mentorship - all supported through artistic expression.

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El Centro de las Familias

El Centro de las Familias is a multi-cultural clinical team providing Spanish-language and bilingual outpatient mental health care to Denver’s Latino/Hispanic community.

Quality Facilitator & Advocate

We are committed to ensuring that every
person has the best experience possible
at the Mental Health Center of Denver. Our
Quality Facilitator and Advocate is available
for any questions or concerns you may have.

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News and Events

ABC Denver7 | July 2, 2020

A new program has started in Denver that diverts some nonviolent 911 calls away from police officers and to a mental health team instead.

STAR, or Support Team Assisted Response, has been in the works for years, even before the current conversation about defunding the police started gaining traction. It launched June 1 and is championed by Denver Police Chief Paul Pazen.

"Mental health is a big thing that gets pushed under the rug," Chase Lindquist, a paramedic with Denver Health, said.

Read the full story.

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Telehealth Benefits

By Eliana Meyer | July 13, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic spurred many health care organizations to begin using telehealth services, rather than in-person, for the health and
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The Journey to Telehealth

By Eliana Meyer | July 10, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic rapidly created a new normal, both for people providing therapy and people receiving services. Telehealth, or virtual
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Mentoring with Empathy: Beth’s Story

By Eliana Meyer | July 1, 2020

At the Mental Health Center of Denver, we understand that people can and do recover from mental illness. For many
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Black Lives Matter.

By Mental Health Center of Denver | June 5, 2020

This message is available in English, Spanish and ASL. Dear Partners in Well-Being, The murder of George Floyd and the
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Message to the Community from Dr. Clark

By Mental Health Center of Denver | May 29, 2020

We close this week with anger, frustration and heavy hearts. The deep wounds that weigh on our community and our
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Skyline Academy Supports Students Learning Remotely

By Courtney Riley | May 27, 2020

Students come to Skyline Academy, which operates year-round, at Dahlia Campus for Health & Well-Being to work on issues that
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Residential Counselor Receives 3rd Annual Mary Frances McMahon Award for Outstanding Clinical Service

By Courtney Riley | May 14, 2020

One of the people receiving services at the Mental Health Center of Denver has lived in the organization’s residential facilities
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Donate Today

Your generosity can help the people in our services affected by COVID-19. Through your donation of devices, to our Amazon Wish List or to our well-being fund, we can keep everyone connected to the life-saving services we provide.

Donate Today

Your generosity can help the people in our services affected by COVID-19. Through your donation of devices, to our Amazon Wish List or to our well-being fund, we can keep everyone connected to the life-saving services we provide.

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