If you need help for an urgent emotional health problem, call our clinical contact center at 1-800-777-7904 (available 24 hours a day). Trained Kaiser Permanente staff will evaluate your situation and find the right care for you.
If you think you have a medical or psychiatric emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest hospital. Do not attempt to access emergency care through this website.
Your behavioral health is just as important to us as your physical health. That’s why our Behavioral Health Department offers services from psychiatrists, psychotherapists, and psychologists who are committed to your well-being. Using the most recent advances in medical and behavioral science, we work with you to find the best treatment for you, based on your needs and comfort level.
When determining the care that’s right for you, you can choose from a full range of services including:
If you or a family member needs more intensive treatment, our Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOPs) serve adults, adolescents, and those with chemical dependencies.
We also offer urgent mental health evaluations and crisis intervention in our Clinical Decision Units (CDUs) 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. These centers serve patients with urgent behavioral health care needs at the following locations:
At Kaiser Permanente, you won’t need a referral to see a behavioral health clinician.
Reviewed by: Susan Fiorella, December 2015
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