Adult

NOTE: This is meant to be a comprehensive list of agencies that provide mental health services in Juneau, not an endorsement from the Juneau Suicide Prevention Coalition. This page provides information on various community agencies providing mental health services in Juneau. The vast majority will bill your insurance agency and a select few will bill Medicaid or Denali Kid Care. The agencies are listed by the population they serve and then in alphabetical order.

JAMHI Health and Wellness

Description: JAMHI Health & Wellness is the state-designated Community Behavioral Health Center in Juneau and has been providing services since 1985. Adults 18 and older seeking wellness and recovery from mental illness, substance use and other disorders impacting quality of life are served. We help people live their own best lives.

Outpatient Mental Health Services: Assessments (Behavioral health or substance use only) are available on a same day, walk-in basis Monday- Thursday, 8:00-1:00 pm. Persons served work in partnership with clinicians to develop the most personalized and effective plan for each individual, with the goal of recovery and optimum life functioning. We consider each individual’s overall health and well-being and coordinate services with primary care and other professionals when reasonable and possible. Individual and Group Therapy using nationally recognized Best Practices helps persons served to develop skills and plans for symptom management, healthy living, and greater independence. JAMHI Outpatient Services are available through Tele-behavioral Health connectivity in Elfin Cove and Tenakee Springs for veterans and other residents.

Psychiatric and Nursing services offer client education and symptom management are supported through pharmacological management, screening for side-effects, and emergency services.  Psychiatric services are now provided at our Midtown Clinic at 1944 Allen Court.

Emergency Mental Health Services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide immediate screening and crisis intervention for individuals experiencing a psychiatric emergency or mental health crisis. Professional counselors identify the least restrictive method to meet each person’s clinical and safety needs. If you are experiencing a mental health crisis, you are encouraged to contact JAMHI at 463-3303 or go to Bartlett Regional Hospital Emergency Department.

Community based mental health rehabilitation services are provided to adults with serious mental illness and/or co-occurring disorders. Assistance is provided in developing and strengthening social, behavioral, and cognitive skills through individual supports and group activities, all designed to help manage symptoms and enjoy great independence in the community. As a part of this service array, we also offer a wide variety of wellness activities to help a client learn to live their own best life through good nutritional practices, increased physical activity, and positive social interactions.

Residential Services – JAMHI offers a continuum of housing for approximately 50 adults with serious mental illness.  This includes highly structured supervised Group Homes; Supported Living apartments, and independent living. Clinical services support the goals of recovery and independence. Group Home residents are provided daily skill building activities, nutritious meals, social/recreational outings, all in a homelike setting.

Primary Care – At our Midtown Clinic (1944 Allen Court), we offer primary care services for virtually anyone!  Children and adults are welcome to receive their primary care at our Midtown Clinic.  Adults who are also receiving JAMHI behavioral health services with us find that having their medical and psychiatric care with one agency is easier for them and they get a better experience with an integrated provider.

Location: Salmon Creek Location: 3406 Glacier Highway, Juneau, AK 99801 and Midtown Clinic location: 1944 Allen Court, Juneau, AK 99801
Hours: 24 hours, 7 days a week (After normal business hours you may get an answering service that will call our On-call Clinician to help you).
Email: info@jamhi.org
Contact: (907) 463-3303 or Toll Free: 1-855-463-3303; TTY: (907) 463-6846 for Salmon Creek.  (907) 463-6882 for Midtown Clinic
For the most current information, visit their website at: www.jamhihealthandwellness.org
(Updated 8/19)

National Alliance On Mental Illness (NAMI) -Juneau (All Ages)

Description: NAMI Juneau is a grassroots mental health organization providing classes and ongoing support groups to help inform, empower, and support individuals experiencing a mental health condition and their loved ones.
Multi-session classes, community forums, support group meetings, and referrals to mental health services & supports are offered free of charge. NAMI Juneau staff and volunteers are available for presentations including mental health literacy presentations for youth ages 14+. 

Address: 9000 Glacier Highway, Suite 201, Juneau, AK
Email: NAMIJuneau@gmail.com 
Contact: Crystal Bourland, Executive Director
Phone: (907) 463-4251
Fax: (907) 500-9914
For the most current information, visit their website at: www.namijuneau.org
Facebook: www.facebook.com/namijuneaualaska/

(Updated 8/19)

University of Alaska Southeast Counseling Services

Location: UAS Campus, Mourant Bldg 1st Floor – 11066 Auke Lake Way, Juneau, AK 99801
Phone: (907) 796-6000 (Appointments)
Website: http://www.uas.alaska.edu/juneau/counseling/index.html
Serves: Students registered for a UAS class.
(Updated 09/19)