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As a leader in mental health, TMC's Behavioral Health services provide a comprehensive array of mental health and substance abuse treatment to persons living in the Kansas City, Mo., metropolitan area.

Services are available at the TMC Hospital Hill and TMC Lakewood campuses.  Mental health treatment provided by TMC Behavioral Health is based on the unique strengths, needs and experiences of each individual to whom we provide care.

We believe that mental health is an important part of overall health.  Our outpatient services are an integrated part of treatment provided by TMC Hospital Hill clinics and the emergency departments of both TMC Hospital Hill and TMC Lakewood.  

  • Behavioral Health's primary location on Hospital Hill makes it easy for most clients to access primary and mental health care at one location.
  • Specialized services are available at satellite clinics that are conveniently located near the Hospital Hill and Lakewood campuses.
  • Behavioral Health also provides inpatient psychiatric treatment for adults at TMC Hospital Hill and for older adults at TMC Lakewood.

All of our mental health services are aimed at assisting clients in managing the symptoms of their illness and in improving functioning in their day-to-day lives.  Services also provide the support many persons with mental illness need to regain a sense of meaning and purpose in life.  If you need help with mental health or substance abuse issues, TMC Behavioral Health is here for you.

Case Management helps those with the most serious illnesses learn necessary skills to function in their day-to-day lives and assists them in connecting with community resources, providing them with a sound support system.

Mental Health Crisis and Outreach Services provides 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week assistance.

Mental Health Assessment identifies an individual's specific mental health needs to create a unique and individual treatment plan.

Employment Services helps persons with mental illnesses find and keep jobs that they enjoy and are good at in the community.

Inpatient Mental Health Treatment focuses on treating mental health symptoms to help patients return to living in the community as soon as possible.

Occupational Therapy helps persons with mental illnesses regain, develop, or master everyday skills in order to live independent, productive, and satisfying lives.

Peer Support helps people with mental illnesses learn from the experiences of others who live with these illnesses.

Pharmacy Services provides a place where prescriptions written by TMC Behavioral Health doctors can be filled and easily accessed.

Physician and Medication Services assists in managing symptoms of mental illness.

Rehabilitation Services works to support persons with the most serious mental illnesses build strong relationships, learn job-related skills, and connect with social and leisure interests in the community.

Substance Abuse Treatment helps persons understand and reduce the harm that is caused by using drugs and/or alcohol.

Therapy and Counseling assists with helping children, adolescents, adults and families cope with many different kinds of stresses and life problems.


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