Department of Health Services
Department of Health Services

Mental Health Topic Listing

Mental Health Division - Click on any of the links below to see more information on our programs. [more...]

Adult Services - Berkeley Mental Health Adult Services [more...]

Family, Youth and Children’s Services (FYC) - Family, Youth and Children’s Services (FYC) [more...]

MHSA Plans and Updates - Mental Health Services Act (MHSA)   [more...]

Mobile Crisis Team (MCT) - Mobile Crisis Team (MCT)

Our Purpose

We reduce the impact of mental health emergencies through immediate response to crisis situations at the street-level and through coordination and consultation with local public safety organizations, hospitals and other community groups. [more...]

Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) - Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) [more...]

Community Services and Supports Programs - Community Services and Supports Programs

Community Services and Supports (CSS) is the first set of funded programs from the Mental Health Services Act (MHSA). [more...]

Comprehensive Community Treatment (CCT) - Comprehensive Community Treatment (CCT) [more...]

Crisis, Assessment, and Triage (CAT) - Crisis, Assessment, and Triage (CAT)

Our Purpose

We provide crisis counseling, assessment, evaluation, brief clinic based treatment services, and linkages to community based resources.   [more...]

FYC Internship Descriptions - Family, Youth and Children's Services Internships [more...]

Adult Internship Program Descriptions - Adult Internship Program Descriptions


Welcome to the Division of Mental Health - The Mental Health Division provides a range of community-based mental health services to Berkeley and Albany residents.  We work with people in our clinics, in schools, in their homes, on the street or in shelters, and in a variety of other settings. [more...]

MHSA Detailed Summary - Mental Health Services Act (MHSA) Detailed Summary


The stated purpose of the Mental Health Services Act is to "expand mental health services" in California. Funds may not be used to supplant existing state or local funds that are currently directed toward public mental health services. [more...]

Problem Resolution Information for Consumers - Problem Resolution Information for Consumers

Berkeley Mental Health Services desires to support you in your mental health recovery. We would like to help resolve any problems you may encounter receiving Berkeley Mental Health Services. If you have a problem, you may want to try handling the problem directly with the person. However, if that is not possible, we have six (6) different ways you can use to resolve your complaint. Making a complaint will not adversely affect your services at Berkeley Mental Health. [more...]

Problem Resolution Information for Consumers (Spanish) - Información para el Consumidor sobre Resolución de Problemas

Los Servicios de Salud Mental de Berkeley quiere apoyarle en su recuperación por motivos de salud mental. Deseamos ayudarle a resolver cualquier problema que pudiera tener al recibir servicios de Berkeley Mental Health Services. En caso de algún problema, usted podría intentar arreglarlo directamente con la persona. Sin embargo, si no fuera posible, tenemos seis (6) maneras distintas que usted podría utilizar para resolver su queja. No se afectarán negativamente sus servicios en Berkeley Mental Health por presentar quejas. [more...]

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