Behavioral HealthOur Behavioral Health Team assists with screening for common behavioral health conditions in primary care. We also provide evidence-based brief interventions, telephonic behavioral health consultation, and a statewide behavioral health resource and referral database.

Services

The following services are provided by our Behavioral Health Team:  

  • Screening and Assessment – Assessment of common behavioral health conditions with validated screening tools.   Licensed clinical social workers (LCSW-C) also assess patient strengths, barriers and readiness for change. 
  • Brief Interventions – Use of evidence-based, brief interventions for integrated behavioral health such as Motivational Interviewing, SBIRT, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Problem-Solving Therapy and supportive counseling.  
  • Referral to Specialized Treatment – Social Work also assists providers and patients as a community engagement specialist, with deep knowledge of eligibility and application processes of community resources, public health programs and specialized services. 

Contact Information

For more information, please email us at ummscto@umm.edu