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Mental health services

  • Allina Health Mental Health and Addiction Services

    As a man looks on, a young women thinks about whether she needs help.

    Assessment and referral: Questions and answer

    Assessment and referral is a hospital-based service that responds to mental health or substance abuse crisis. Services are provided in the hospital emergency department 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • Full hospitalization

    A team of mental health professionals stabilizes, assesses and works with each patient. The patient stays in the hospital 24 hours a day. The average length of stay is five to six days.

    Patients receive around-the-clock care in a hospital while learning how to manage their illness.

    One's personalized program may include:

    • individual and group psychotherapy (talking through problems)
    • family involvement
    • educational programming
    • treatment and crisis planning
    • medication management

    Our inpatient mental health unit features:

    • 10 beds
    • patient day room with television, full kitchen, comfortable chairs and sofas
    • group therapy room
    • secure outdoor patio
  • New 24/7 resource

    Mental Health and Addiction Line

    Call 1-866-603-0016 for:

    • help determining the right service for you
    • referrals to services at Allina Health or in the broader community
    • scheduling for Allina Health appointments as appropriate
    • connections to crisis services as needed

    If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911.

  • For more information

    Call 507-977-2022.

    Referral required: A referral by a physician, therapist, pastor or local hospital emergency room is needed for admission to the mental health inpatient unit. Call 507-977-2092.