Behavioral Health Division

link to >>> BHD Mission and Vision Statement

 

The Behavioral Health Division provides care and treatment to adults, children, and adolescents with mental illness, substance use disorders, and intellectual disabilities through both County-operated programs and contracts with community agencies.  Services include intensive short-term treatment through our crisis services and inpatient services, as well as a full array of supportive community services for persons with serious mental illness and substance use disorders. Long-term inpatient care is provided through the Division's nursing home programs.

 

Check back regularly to view our data dashboard that is maintained and updated in conjunction with community-wide mental health redesign initiatives.

 


 Long-term Unit Closures

Please click here for some Frequently Asked Questions regarding the long-term care unit closures at BHD.

 


The Patient & Family Education Series

The Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division's Chief Medical Officer, John Schneider, MD is presenting a series of presentations focused on education for patients and family members. The panel discussions will provide a brief overview of an important mental health related community issues and a series of questions and answers from panel members. There will also be open questions for the panel members from the audience. 

 

Contact Jennifer Eckert at (414) 257-7217 to volunteer support or get more information.


 

 

 

The Behavioral Health Division's Trauma-Informed Care (TIC) Committee launched a project in 2011 aimed at educating all staff about Trauma-Informed Care and beginning a culture of change.  Below is a link to additional information on TIC. 

 

Trauma-Informed Care PowerPoint presentation

 


 

 

Links to additional mental health resources:

 

 


 

BHD Privacy Notice

 

 

  

 

 

 

General Information

 

Milwaukee County Behavioral Health Division 

9455 Watertown Plank Road,  Milwaukee, WI 53226

 

414-257-6995

 

Medical Records /

Release of Information

414-257-6981 or 414-257-7245

Fax: 414-257-8167

 

Human Resources

414-257-7434

 


Patricia Schroeder

Administrator

 

Administrative Contact:

Jodi Mapp

Email 

414-257-5202 

  


 

24-Hour Crisis Line

414-257-7222  

  

 

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