Who We Are

The Minnesota Center for Chemical and Mental Health advances the science to practice of mental health and substance abuse services through research, and implementation of clinical best practices for all, especially practitioners, educators, providers and policymakers.

What We Do

MNCAMH helps agencies, administrators, and practitioners with assistance in developing integrated substance use and mental health interventions.

Our Experts Provide:
  • Consultation with mental health, substance abuse, and co-occurring disorder programs seeking to add or enhance curriculum in evidenced-based practices for mental health, substance use disorders, and co-occurring disorders.
  • Program consultation for adapting organizational and systems change within your service setting.
  • Clinical consultation (supervision and direct practice) to clinicians who wish to develop or enhance their clinical competence and capability in evidenced-based practices for mental health and substance use disorders.

Recent News

Posted: February 1, 2016
  • February 19th, 2016: Schizophrenia: The Basics With Dr. Kim Mueser
  • March 11th, 2016: Improving Your Motivational Interviewing Skills Through Peer Coaching With Peter Dimock, LICSW
  • April 8th, 2016: How To Assess Individuals For a First Episode Psychosis Program


Posted: February 1, 2016
  • February 26, 2016 Recovery-Oriented Skills: Learning As Evidence - St. Cloud Minnesota
  • February 29 & March 1, 2016 Illness Management And Recovery Training - Duluth
  • March 25, 2016 Recovery-Oriented Relapse Prevention Skills - Duluth
Posted: January 15, 2016

MNCAMH periodically publishes clinical tips. This is a brief and informative resource on a specific topic that provides practical application to augment your practice.