"Promoting Discovery & Recovery Opportunities for Healthy Minds & Bodies"
St. Clair County Community Mental Health Authority provides public mental health services and supports to adults with mental illnesses, children with serious emotional disturbances, individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities and individuals with co-occurring substance use disorders with a focus on integrated health care and recovery. In order to best fulfill the needs of persons served, staff are trained in many different evidence-based and promising practices. Individuals are offered customized treatment opportunities focused on their specific recovery needs.
Our Vision Statement
In support of its Mission, St. Clair County Community Mental Health will embrace a Vision which:
- Recognizes that all people have the capacity to discover, recover, grow and positively change their thinking, beliefs and behaviors.
- Facilitates equal access to quality services.
- Assures availability and access to effective evidence-based services where programs and opportunities are designed to promote choice and responsibility tailored to the strengths and needs of the individual.
- Effectively plans, evaluates, and monitors the system to assure accountability for the most effective and efficient management of resources.
Our Value Statement
Respect for Individuals
St. Clair County CMH cannot succeed without people. It is people who give the Agency its meaning and it is people who make it work. St. Clair County CMH believes in the idea that treating all people well — with dignity, respect, equality, and with expectations of growth and development — is fundamental to assuring the provision of excellent services.
St. Clair County CMH recognizes that behavioral health and physical health are interdependent and must work together to promote recovery. CMH practitioners serve as part of a comprehensive and integrated team empowering individuals served to exercise self-determination toward holistic health and recovery on their way to Healthy Minds & Healthy Bodies.
St. Clair County CMH believes that accountability to and responsibility for the local community is essential and will strive to develop partnerships that create opportunities, takes measured risks, advances creativity, and challenges the status quo.
Positive and Effective Environment
St. Clair County CMH is committed to a healthy, safe, and productive work environment that recognizes everyone affiliated with the Agency is a valuable team member who can offer perspective and insight to improving the quality of our support to individuals receiving CMH services. We believe in the continual personal and professional improvement of team members and improvement of treatment opportunities through evidence-based and promising practices. Because responsible innovation and creativity are key to balancing Agency requirements with the unique needs and circumstances of individuals receiving services, we favor modifying our policies, procedures and practices as necessary.