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Mental Health Services

At  Modoc County Behavioral Health Department, our specially trained behavioral health staff members provide mental health services to people of all ages to support hope, wellness, and recovery.

Adult Services
Age Range: Ages 18 and over

Adult Outpatient Centers provide assessment, diagnosis, and treatment to individuals requiring mental health, substance use disorder, or dual diagnosis treatment. The outpatient treatment team consists of trained professionals including licensed therapists, behavioral health nurses, telepsychiatry, counselors, case managers, and support staff. Focus areas include mental health and substance abuse assessment, psychiatric assessment and evaluation for medication, medication monitoring, individual counseling, group counseling, bilingual counseling services, interpreter services, and community services referral.

  • Outpatient Counseling and Medication Support.
  • Wellness and Recovery Center — Sunrays of Hope
Sunrays of Hope

Sunrays of Hope, Inc. is a peer to peer-run organization that operates as a wellness center and a drop-in center at the same time. As a wellness center, it works in providing opportunities in receiving emotional and tangible peer support, through times of personal or professional crisis for many in Modoc County. It anticipates and addresses potential difficulties, all while promoting resiliency, hope, recovery, and wellness for individuals, as well as, minimizing the effects of stress and stigma through peer support. As a drop-in center, it works in providing assistance to the local population with referrals and a warm place for all in a sigma free environment. 

Sunrays is a government contractor, providing partnership services to Modoc County Behavioral Health:
Mission---to help the mental health public by providing a safe and drug-free environment

Youth Services

Age Range: Ages 0 to 17

Outpatient services are offered to the youth in our communities. MCBH provides treatment and care for the behavioral and emotional needs of children, transition-age youth (TAY), and families. The services include mental health assessment, group and individual therapy, family therapy, and case management. If indicated, psychiatric evaluation and medication management are available. We also provide referrals to community support providers.

  • Prevention Services
  • Outpatient Counseling and Medication Support.
  • Foster Care Treatment Team Services
    • The Foster Care Treatment Team provides screening and assessment for youth detained and placed out of home by the Modoc County Department of Social Services and Probation. Youth who are screened will be provided with age-appropriate information about trauma and coping skills. Individuals who have underlying behavioral health issues will receive appropriate treatment services.
      • Presumptive Transfer
        • County Single Point of Contact, Camille L. Young, LCSW, Program Manager, Social Services, Phone: (530) 233-6501 ext 1307,  E-mail:
  • Dual Diagnosis Counseling
  • Therapeutic Behavioral Services (TBS)
  • School-based Counseling
  • Culturally Specific Outreach and Treatment