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Northwood Children's Services

Mental Health Clinic

West Campus - Merritt Creek Academy

4000 W 9th St, Duluth, MN, 55807-1598

Distance: 1115 Miles

(218) 625-2669

Website

https://northwoodchildren.org/diagnostic-and-assessment-center

Service Details

Description

Agency provides outpatient mental health services including diagnostic assessment, psychotherapy and other treatment services for individuals with mental or emotional disorders, and other psychiatric conditions. Some providers also provide rehabilitative mental health services, and some may also provide services to persons with developmental disabilities, alcoholism or substance abuse.


Provides educational, informational, and preventive services to the community.


Provides as a minimum the following services:
* Intake and case assignment
* Mental health evaluation including assessment and diagnostic process
* Treatment planning
* Mental health counseling, consultation and individual therapy case review
* Access to emergency service
* Access to hospital admission


Team includes:
* Licensed physician, who has completed an approved residency program in psychiatry
* Doctoral clinical, counseling, or health care psychologist
* Clinical social worker with a master's degree in social work from an accredited college or university or clinical psychiatric nurse with a master's degree


Additional Information

Provides comprehensive 35-day evaluations, diagnoses, and family assessments for children referred to the program. Since it is a live-in program, participating children stay in a secure, home-like environment.


A multi-disciplinary team conducts a complete assessment of each child's needs from an emotional, social, cognitive, physical and behavioral perspective. A family assessment is conducted as well.


Provides counseling services and includes a staff person who is trained in Trauma Focused - Cognitive Behavioral Therapy


Provides intensive day treatment services to youth with behavioral, emotional or learning problems:


Licenses, Registrations, or Certifications

ID Type Agency Url
806078 Mental Health Clinic Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) http://licensinglookup.dhs.state.mn.us/Details.aspx?l=806078

Eligibility

Children between 5 - 17 years old


Area Served

Statewide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
Main (218) 625-2669

Last Update

1/23/2020

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