Southwestern, which operates 13 locations in Gibson, Posey, Vanderburgh and Warrick Counties, is one of 24 community mental health centers in Indiana. Since 1971, Southwestern has been a leader in providing a wide range of programs and services to meet the mental health and addiction needs of our communities. Services are available to all individuals, youth to elderly, who are in need of mental health and addiction treatment and annually, over 7,800 individuals receive services.
Southwestern works to meet the behavioral healthcare needs of our communities. Our services include acute psychiatric care for all age groups, 24-hour emergency services, and a full range of services from outpatient and addiction treatment to older adult services for individuals with serious and persistent mental illnesses.
Southwestern, through education and outreach services, emphasizes the importance of prevention and educational programs for the well-being of our communities. Through our programs, services, and our outreach, it is our goal to achieve great strides in reducing the stigma associated with seeking mental health services.