Crisis & Emergency

If you are in crisis or need help dealing with one, call this toll-free number to speak to a trained professional.

1-844-493-TALK (8255)
  Text TALK to 38255

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Simplifying Healthcare

We want to make it easy for you to get care.  We’ve partnered with Metro Community Provider Network (MCPN) to offer your physical and behavioral health care services at the same place. MCPN doctors and nurses are onsite in multiple Jefferson Center locations. Plus,

  • Therapy and counseling
  • Case management
  • Medication management
  • Wellness classes
  • and more.

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For Our Community

Each year, Jefferson Center for Mental Health makes a difference in the lives of thousands of community members struggling with mental health disorders. Here are some of the ways we are supporting our community each day!

Mental Health First Aid teaches the public identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders. Jefferson Center for Mental Health is proud to offer these  interactive 8-hour course free of charge to our community members.  Health First Aid does not teach people to be therapists, rather it teaches a 5-step action plan encompassing the skills, resources and knowledge to help an individual in crisis connect with appropriate professional, peer, social and self-help care.  Class Schedule

For over 25 years, Jefferson Center has been the lead agency of the Suicide Prevention Coalition, a community from Jefferson, Clear Creek, and Gilpin Counties, addressing suicide prevention issues. Valuable resources including warning signs, what to do, resources and suggestions for survivors are provided through materials available to organizations, at events throughout the community.  Learn more


bridgesWe know that often people will seek help from their faith based connections for mental health and substance use counseling.  Because of this common mission, Jefferson Center partnered with faith-based organizations to establish Bridges of Understanding with the purpose of:

  • Supporting faith-based organizations in our community with resources and education on mental health and substance use issues.
  • Encouraging client involvement in ongoing spiritual activities, where appropriate, as a support of treatment and recovery.

For more information, please contact Neal Browne at 303-432-5992.


audienceswantedSpeakers Bureau at Jefferson Center shares our resources and knowledge free of charge with businesses, civic clubs, church groups, schools, and other organizations in our area. We’ll share information on a wide range of mental health topics by mental health therapists, executives and other experts in the field.  Choose from frequent topics or let us develop a presentation in your area of interest:

  •    Dealing with Depression
  •    Suicide Prevention and Grief
  •    Managing Life Stresses
  •    How to Achieve Good Mental Health
  •    Understanding the Effects of Trauma
  •    Jefferson Center for Mental Health: Your Mental Health Resource
  •    Managing Grief and Loss
  •    Positive Self-Esteem

For more information, contact Kyrsten Naka at 303-432-5157.

mystrengthJefferson Center is offering free access to this online tool that offers resources with simple tools, weekly exercises, and daily inspiration to help overcome depression and anxiety. Improve your mental health and overall well-being from the comfort and privacy of your own home.

  1. Go to
  2. Use community code BeWell during the signup process.

Client Experience

Jefferson Center is committed to helping you live your best life. We understand the important relationship between mind, body and emotions.  Our approach is simple: we believe that overall health means healthy minds and healthy bodies. To do this, we offer an array of individual and group therapy options, wellness classes, vocational services, on-site pharmacy services and more. Learn more 
The path to recovery requires great courage and self-determination. No one knows your illness better than you. The more you know about your condition, the better you can manage it by recognizing early warning signs of a change in symptoms and learning how to better monitor them in the future. Believe in yourself; you are in charge.

Jefferson Center is committed to providing mental health services that support you throughout your recovery journey. They can help you understand the recovery process and support you in planning your goals and steps to achieve them.

A person’s beliefs, norms, values and language play a key role in how people view and experience mental health. Jefferson Center respects diversity and provides culturally-competent treatment for people of all backgrounds.
Trauma-informed care is an approach to engaging people with histories of trauma that recognizes the presence of trauma symptoms and acknowledges the role that trauma has played in their lives. Jefferson Center is informed about, and sensitive to, trauma-related issues present in survivors. We deliver services in a way that promotes the client’s safety, dignity, and privacy, and facilitates their participation in treatment.
Our practices at Jefferson Center include evidence-based treatments, this ensures the highest quality of care for all of our clients. Evidence-based practices at Jefferson Center include:

  • Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)
  • Functional Family Therapy (FFT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT)
  • Dialectical Behavior Cognitive Behavior Therapy (DBCBT)
  • Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TFCBT)
  • Integrated Dual Disorder Treatment (IDDT)
  • Partners for Change Outcome Management System (PCOMS)
  • Individual Placement and Support (IPS)
  • Senior Reach (SR)
  • Families Together (FT)
  • Motivational Interviewing (MI)
  • Seeking Safety and Cognitive Processing Therapy (CPT)
  • Eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR)
  • Acceptance Commitment Therapy
  • BrainWise

For more information on each treatment, please see the National Registry of Evidenced-based Programs and Practices (NREPP) website.

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People Helped Last Year: 30,000


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