Mental Health & Chemical Dependency

Mental Health & Chemical Dependency

Severe Emotional Disturbance and/or Serious and Persistent Mental Illness

Social Workers and Mental Health Professionals work directly with adults with a serious and persistent mental illness and with families of children with a severe emotional disturbance, providing and arranging for services such as case management, community support, crisis intervention, therapy, in-home therapy, and/or placement for treatment.

                                                   
 
 
Sometimes a Mental Illness Can Make Someone Feel Adrift
 

Chemical Dependency Assessment

Assessment services are provided to individuals seeking public funding of Chemical Dependency treatment services as a result of problems at home, at work, in the family, or in the community due to their use of alcohol or drugs. Persons requesting services are assessed by a Rice County Social Worker and are referred to appropriate treatment services when needed

Resources

Mental Health Resources in Rice County (PDF) - A list of emergency/crisis phone numbers, and licensed providers throughout Faribault and Northfield.

Mobile Crisis Service - Rice County Social Services provides a mobile crisis service to the people of our Community who are experiencing a mental health related crisis.  This video provides the details of this service, when it is available and how Community Members can access it.