Gundersen Health System Behavioral Health offers a full range of mental health and addiction services for children, adolescents, and adults. We offer a multi-disciplinary treatment approach to provide comprehensive assessments and treatment to meet the needs of each patient and his/her family.
Behavioral Health provides a broad range of services for those with mental health and addiction issues. Specialty services are available for those struggling with:
Our staff consists of psychiatrists, psychologists, advanced practice nurse practitioners and non-doctoral level outpatient therapists. We have a registered dietitian for eating disorders patients. In addition, there are recreational and occupational therapists and clinical substance abuse counselors in both inpatient and outpatient settings.
Our department provides 24-hour emergency service through consultation with the Trauma and Emergency Center and other primary and specialty care departments. With the recognition that mental health and addiction issues are an important component of disease management, Behavioral Health partners with other departments as needed.
Outpatient services are provided in La Crosse, Onalaska, and at sites located throughout the area. By providing outpatient mental health and addiction services throughout the Tri-state Region, we can provide the right care as close to home as possible.
Inpatient Services consist of a psychiatric unit on the La Crosse campus and two gender-specific residential facilities for addiction.