Strengthening Alaska communities and improving the lives of our clients through exceptional behavioral healthcare.

Staff Spotlight

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Meet Dani!

04.27.2021

Meet Dani! Dani joined the Child and Family department in Fairbanks shortly after the Aspen building opened to clients in 2019.  She enjoys helping solve everyday challenges for staff and clients alike. Her passion for helping others and providing exceptional customer service are apparent every day in the enthusiasm she bring to her work on […]

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Program Spotlight

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CBT Group

05.07.2021

A new way to start services in Fairbanks Our Fairbanks Adult team is piloting a new way of getting clients into services faster. After an initial intake appointment, most clients will start their treatment by joining a 12-week Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT) group. Why? Starting services with group allows us to serve more clients, more […]

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Client Spotlight

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Spotlight on Residential Clients

03.15.2021
On January 4, we began to transition the way we support adult clients needing significant support to live in community (vs hospital) settings. Our

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Learn about our programs

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Child & Family Services

Child and Family Services Continuum provides a wide range of therapeutic services to children and adolescents with mild, moderate, and severe emotional disturbance, along with their families.

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Teen and Young Adult Services

ACMHS provides a wide range of services for young people ages 13-24 who are experiencing mental/behavioral health challenges.

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Adult Services

ACMHS and FCMHS provide comprehensive outpatient treatment services for adults experiencing mild, moderate and severe mental illness.  ACMHS/FCMHS assesses all clients through an intake process, based on their needs and functionality. 

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Vocational Services

Recovery from severe mental illness is not only possible, but it is the goal for all participants in our youth and adult programs. While recovery looks different for everyone, gainful employment is a component of living in recovery.

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Mental health issues are a significant driver of emergency room visits. Just as primary care helps manage health issues to avoid ER visits, meeting with a therapist can help address issues early on. Check the link in our bio to learn about services! 

#mentalhealthawareness #mentalhealthmonth #mentalhealthmonday
Two weeks until the Out of the Darkness Walk in Fairbanks! Fairbanks folks - we hope youll come out to walk with our team or on your own, and support @AFSPs suicide prevention efforts.  Learn more: https://loom.ly/XcZz9hE
All month were sharing entries into our Mental Health Awareness Month Art show - Connecting Through Art!

Today: Kinsey Shepard, My Depression Demon, Digital, 13 x 16, $70.00

I have depression, and to me it feels like a demon hovering over my shoulder, whispering negative things in my ear. I thought I should try to portray this in drawing.

See more: https://alaskabehavioralhealth.org/virtual-art-show

- with NAMI Anchorage and @outnorth

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