Mental Health Care

Serving Salem since 1970, our Patient Centered Medical Home Certified Clinics offer a full range of mental health care services for patients of all ages.

At the West Salem Mental Health, we provide trauma-informed services delivered with unwavering compassion and respect. Our clinic offers a comprehensive range of mental health services to patients enrolled at our West Salem and Total Health Community Clinics. With a team of highly qualified and extensively trained medical and mental health providers, including psychiatrists, psychiatric nurse practitioners, licensed clinical social workers, licensed professional counselors, qualified mental health professionals, case managers, and administrative personnel, you can rest assured knowing that you are receiving top-quality care.

At our clinic, the well-being of our patients is our utmost priority. Our medical and mental health care teams work collaboratively to ensure that all your needs are evaluated and met with compassion. Through our integrated system, we carefully coordinate and tailor your care plan to address your individual requirements and goals.

Services Offered

  • Individual, family, and group counseling
  • Case management
  • Psychiatric medication management
  • Assessment and diagnosis
  • Psychiatric evaluations
  • Prescriptions and medication assistance

Our Team Can Also Help With:​

  • Interpreter services including American Sign Language

Interpreters are available for all of our services.

Every person I’ve interacted with has been amazing, kind, and wonderful to work with. Thank you from the bottom of my heart.

Julie W.

Connection Program

Email |
Videophone | 971.239.5829

Videophone | 971.239.5829

NWHS’ Connection Program serves Deaf, Deafblind, and Hard-of-Hearing residents of Marion and Polk Counties and surrounding areas, providing counseling, case management, and other services. Our highly skilled and professional staff provide assistance with the challenges faced by those with hearing loss, including communication issues, adjustment to hearing loss, and general counseling. Services are individualized to each person’s specific needs.

Additionally, Connection offers services at no charge to Deaf, Deafblind, and Hard-of-Hearing clients who have been victims of crime. If you have been or know someone who is deaf and has been a victim of a crime, Connection staff can provide counseling, case management, and advocacy services, as well as assistance in applying for victims’ benefits.

Our Connection team is specially selected for their ability to communicate effectively with this special population with compassion and respect. This means not only being fluent in American Sign Language, it also means understanding the Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing culture including the barriers and special challenges they face.

Support Services

Please let staff know if you’re interested in Medical or Dental Care.

Services Offered:

  • Individual, family, and group counseling in client’s primary language of ASL or English
  • Use of videophone for counseling sessions
  • Case management services including advocacy, info & referral; and other supports
  • Services for Deaf victims of crime
  • Assessment and diagnosis

Our Team Can Also Help with linkage to other NWHS services including:

  • Crisis Intervention
  • ​Support Groups
  • ​Interpreter services including American Sign Language
  • ​Medical, psychiatric care, case management, and dental services
  • ​Oregon Health Plan enrollment assistance​
  • Linkages with medical and dental services

Our Locations

Call or visit us for your primary health care needs.

West Salem Mental Health 

The West Salem Mental Health is located inside West Salem Clinic.

1233 Edgewater St NW | Salem, OR 97304
Phone: 503.378.7526
Medical Records Fax: 503.480.1611
Urgent Faxes: 503.480.1630

West Salem Mental Health Hours:
Monday – Friday | 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.*

Total Health Community Clinic

180 Atwater St N | Monmouth, OR 97361
​Phone: 503.378.7526
Fax: 503.606.3287

Monday – Friday | 7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.*

*On the 1st, 2nd, and 4th Tuesday of each month, our Clinic phones are not turned on until 10:00 a.m. due to staff meetings. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Meet Our Mental Health Providers

Our dedicated counselors follow the proven model of Solution-Focused Therapy. As the name suggests, this evidence-based approach is future-focused, goal-directed, and centers around finding practical solutions rather than dwelling solely on the problems that led clients to seek therapy. Our counseling sessions typically span a period of 3-6 months, during which our skilled professionals guide you towards positive change and personal growth.

Our medical offices accept many major medical insurances including:

  • Medicare
  • Oregon Medicaid
  • Regence
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • MODA
  • Providence
  • United Health Care
  • Tricare/TriWest
  • Cigna

Not all accepted insurances are listed. Please contact your insurance company to verify if your plan is accepted at our offices.