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Mental & Chemical Health Services

We're Open and Accepting Appointments via Phone & Video During COVID-19

We are here to help during COVID-19. Appointments are available for family and children's mental health services and substance use disorder, addiction and recovery services for adults. Call us to setup an appointment, make a referral, ask questions or share your concerns: 651-280-2310

Wilder Community Mental Health & Wellness is a leading mental and chemical health service provider for children, adults and families and one of eight Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinics in Minnesota. Our whole-family, culturally appropriate and trauma informed approach to mental health and wellness has addressed the needs of diverse communities since 1924. 

People are more than a diagnosis and a treatment at Wilder Community Mental Health and Wellness. While we treat individuals, we recognize that healing is more likely to happen when families and other support systems are involved. Together, we help families grow and heal!

Contact Your Community Mental Health & Wellness Clinic

Especially when you, your child or someone you know is feeling or experiencing any of the following concerns or challenges:

  • Feeling sad, alone, scared, anxious, stressed, depressed or paranoid
  • Having trouble dealing with loss or passing of a loved one
  • Struggling with addiction or substance use
  • Not feeling like yourself 
  • Self-harming or suicidal thoughts
  • Post-traumatic stress or other forms of anxiety
  • Someone is hurting you—physically or emotionally
  • Have to complete a court-ordered assessment

Wilder's Community Mental Health & Wellness Clinic is safe and welcoming to all. It is fully accessible, features a kid-friendly waiting room, play therapy room and spaces for adult group therapy. 

Find Mental Health Help and Substance Use Recovery

We provide one-stop integrated care for all outpatient mental health and substance use recovery services ranging from low to high intensity. Payment flexibility, convenient locations and having multicultural, multilingual staff help to eliminate barriers for anyone in need of accessing services and supports. Our trauma informed, whole-family and culturally appropriate approach allows staff to closely coordinate, manage and support the diverse needs of people living in the greater Saint Paul area and beyond.

Payment Flexibility

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We accept MA (Medical Assistance), MNCare, Medicare, most health insurances and private pay. A sliding fee scale is also available if you do not have insurance.

Multicultural, Multilingual

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Our staff speak English, Spanish, Hmong, Vietnamese, Karen and Khmer. We can also arrange skilled interpreters for other languages.

Convenient Care

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You can be seen for appointments at our outpatient clinic, your home, a school, in the community or virtually via telehealth.   

We're here to support you and your health

Our Community Mental Health & Wellness team is experienced, diverse and dedicated to helping families grow and heal. Our specialized, integrated team approach allows us to work closely together to help each person on an individual basis.

Meet our mental health professionals and practitioners


Nationally recognized as a one-stop clinic for evaluating, diagnosing and treating all social, emotional, behavioral, mental and chemical health concerns and conditions ranging from low to high intensity.


Helping children from birth to 17 and their families with long-standing expertise in serving very young children ages 0 to 5 years old. Specialized in culturally-relevant services for Minnesota's diverse communities (African American, Black, Cambodian, Hispanic, Hmong, Karen, Latino, Vietnamese and more).


Team of therapists, nurses, alcohol and drug counselors, psychologists, psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, care coordinators, peer specialists and case managers work together to support children, adults and families.


Wilder Community Mental Health & Wellness accepts referrals for children’s, adult and family mental health services and substance use disorder services for adults. 

Same day, next day and evening appointments are available. Wilder staff work closely with county case managers, healthcare providers, community clinics, government agencies and nonprofits in Minnesota. For more information or questions, please call the Wilder Community Mental Health & Wellness Clinic at 651-280-2310. Download and submit the referral form via fax at 651-280-3155

The Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic model allows us to put together services based on what people need to get better. By doing this, we can help people achieve better outcomes. There are fewer opportunities for people and their families to fall through the cracks, and that means more opportunities to succeed.


Plan & Prepare For Your First Visit to Wilder

Thank you for choosing Wilder Community Mental Health & Wellness as your provider. You may be overwhelmed before your first appointment. Below you'll find helpful information on what to expect, what to bring and how to cancel or reschedule an appointment if necessary. Remember, you do not need insurance to receive care. Ask our diverse and friendly staff any questions about your appointment by calling 651-280-2310, and we’ll be happy to assist you.

Read Stories of Courage and Insights from Staff

Derrick Yang, certified peer specialist for Wilder Community Mental Health and Wellness

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