As the COVID-19 pandemic continues, it’s important to know that staying at home can help minimize the risk of exposure to COVID-19. The Mental Health Center of Denver is providing remote services using video and telephone. If you have not received services with us before, visit our Access Services page to get started.
Teens & Young Adults
Our programs for teens and young adults are specially designed to address the needs of adolescents in their transition to adulthood.
Emerson St. provides a supportive community for teens and young adults, ages 15 – 26, seeking connection and belonging. This inclusive, welcoming place offers a variety of activities and services that support young people in enhancing their mental health and overall well-being.
Voz y Corazón
Voz y Corazón focuses on empowering youth voices and hearts through art and connectedness. It is a free community-based support group for youth, focused on self-acceptance, group connection and mentorship - all supported through artistic expression.
Skyline Academy is a day treatment program which provides mental health treatment and educational services to children whose emotional or behavioral disorders interfere with their ability to be successful in a traditional public school setting.
Our research-based treatment models emphasize character development, social skills, and appropriate ways to express feelings.
In addition to educational services we offer:
- Individual and group therapy
- Family therapy and parenting support
- Medication appointments
El Centro de las Familias
El Centro de las Familias is a multi-cultural clinic providing Spanish-language & bilingual outpatient mental health care to Denver’s Latino/Hispanic community.
In-Home Therapy Services
Our In-Home Therapy Services offers therapeutic services to children and their families who are experiencing a high level of mental health symptoms. Our program considers the role of the family system when working with children and adolescents. Caregivers' participation is essential to success in our program.
- Our services are family-focused, considering the impacts of attachment and trauma.
- Our services are provided for three hours per week and are considered short-term, only lasting six months to a year.
- Services offered include individual therapy, family therapy, parent meetings, and collateral meetings.
- Psychiatry services and case management services are available to families.
- Some sessions may occur in the child’s school and/or during school hours.
Youth Justice Mental Health
Our Youth Justice Mental Health Services serve the special needs of adolescents and young adults involved in, or at risk of involvement, in the juvenile justice system.
Our Child & Family Outpatient Services offer therapeutic and preventive services for children, youth, and their families. We provide evidence-based services designed to meet the needs of each individual and family we serve in order to promote their health and well-being.