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Children's Mental Health

Children's Mental Health Bureau

The Children’s Mental Health Bureau of the Developmental Services Division of the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services administers state funded mental health services for children.

The mission of the Children's Mental Health Bureau is to support and strengthen Montana youth and families through Medicaid mental health services.  Our vision is strong youth functioning in healthy families, living in supportive Montana communities.

What's New

Please contact Alana Wilson, AlWilson@mt.gov,  444-3819 for all Utilization Review questions.  Her hours are 9-1 daily.


The Helena NAMI Family to Family Education Course will be offered 9/18 from 7-9:30 pm.  It is a free, comprehensive 12 week course designed for family members of persons with major depression, bipolar, schizophrenia, panic disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, post traumatic stress, or a co-occurring disorder. For information and/or to register by September 15th, please call 406-458-9738.