Get to Know Us
The Mental Health Center of Denver is a place for recovery, resilience and well-being, known locally and nationally as a model for innovative and effective community behavioral health care.
A Focus on Well-Being
Our work enables adults to live more fulfilling and productive lives, children to be more resilient, and families to be happier and healthier.
Through multiple community sites, mental health providers in several Denver public schools, collaborations with community partnerships and home-based outreach, we provide treatment, prevention, outreach and crisis services to more than 60,000 children, families and adults annually.
Enriching Lives and Minds by Focusing on Strengths and Well-Being
This is our mission, and it’s founded on our philosophy that people can, and do, recover from mental illness and that treatment works.
Making a Difference
We make a difference in the lives of tens of thousands of people every year.
Mental Health Literacy
We focus on inspiring people to become messengers of mental health literacy to the larger community.
We work to make sure that people have access to effective and compassionate treatment so that they can live full lives and achieve their goals.
Winner: Top Workplace
Winner: Excellence in Behavioral Healthcare Management for Dahlia Campus
Winner: Mountain West Regional Leadership Awards in the Innovative Project, Health and Wellness in the Built Environment Category for Dahlia Campus
Finalist: 2018 World Changing Ideas in Urban Design for Dahlia Campus
Board of Directors
“I am committed to the Mental Health Center of Denver’s effective ability to address the behavioral health challenges of our community and striving to improve the well-being of all residents.”
Debra DeMuth, Board Chair
Community Crisis Connection is a network of six metro-area community mental health centers brought together to support the state wide Colorado Crisis Services. As a partner in the Community Crisis Connection, the Mental Health Center of Denver provides a 24 hour crisis walk in center and respite care. For more information on Community Crisis Connection, visit www.communitycrisisconnection.org