County of San Diego Outpatient Behavioral Health Services

Outpatient behavioral health centers provide treatment, rehabilitation, and recovery services for people who need care for mental health or substance use conditions, co-occurring disorders, or a behavioral health crisis. Services include screening, assessment, medication management, crisis intervention, and group and individual short-term therapy. Programs may also offer case management and homeless outreach services.

Children & Youth Services

MHS Teen Recovery Center-North Inland Program

Refer to the Behavioral Health Service Directories for Children, Youth, and Families webpage for a list of outpatient clinical services for children and youth, including:

  • SchooLink services at designated school sites
  • Teen Recovery Centers
  • Specialty Programs

Adult Outpatient Behavioral Health Centers by Region

Southeastern Behavioral Health Center at the new Southeastern Live Well Center

See tables below for a list of Behavioral Health Centers by Region serving adults ages 18 and older. Programs offer appointments and walk-in hours.

Community Toolkit

Expand the library of outreach materials below for community use.

North Central

Program Address and Phone Business Hours Walk-in Hours
Douglas Young Wellness Recovery Center 10717 Camino Ruiz, Suite 207, San Diego, CA 92126

Neighborhood: Mira Mesa

Phone: (858) 695-2211
Fax: (858) 695-3521
 
9am-5pm | Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday

12pm-8pm | Thursday 
9am-5pm | Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday

12pm-8pm | Thursday  Evening and weekend appointments available, please call for more information.
North Central Behavioral Health Center (County-Operated)

1250 Morena Blvd, 1st Floor, San Diego, CA 92110

Neighborhood: Bay Park

Phone: (619) 692-8750
Fax: (619) 275-7343

8am-5pm | Monday-Friday 8am-12pm and 12:30pm-4:30pm | Monday-Friday
UPAC Counseling & Treatment Center

7830 Clairemont Mesa Blvd, Suite 100, San Diego, CA 92111

Neighborhood: Kearny Mesa

Phone: (619) 229-2999

8:30am-5pm | Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

10am-6:30pm | Tuesday and Thursday

8:30am-5pm | Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

10am-6:30pm | Tuesday and Thursday

North Coastal

Program Address and Phone Business Hours Walk-in Hours
BPSR Vista Clinic

550 W. Vista Way, Suite 407, Vista, CA 92083

Neighborhood: Vista

Phone: (760) 758-1092

8am-5pm | Monday-Friday 9am-12pm and 1pm-3pm | Monday-Friday
North Coastal Mental Health Center

1701 Mission Ave, Suite 210, Oceanside, CA 92058

Neighborhood: Oceanside

Phone: (760) 712-3535

8am-5pm | Monday-Friday  8am-4pm | Monday-Friday 

North Inland

Program Address and Phone Business Hours Walk-in Hours
North Inland Mental Health Center

221 W. Crest St., Suite 210, Escondido, CA 92025

Neighborhood: Central Escondido

Phone: (760) 747-3424

8am-5pm | Monday-Friday 8am-12pm and 12:30pm-4:30pm | Monday-Friday
Kinesis North Escondido

474 W. Vermont Ave, Escondido, CA 92025

Neighborhood: Escondido

Phone: (760) 480-2255

8am-5pm | Monday-Friday 9am-12pm and 1pm-3pm | Monday-Friday

South

Program Address and Phone Business Hours Walk-in Hours
South Bay Guidance Wellness Recovery Center

1196 3rd Ave, Chula Vista, CA 91911

Neighborhood: West Chula Vista

Phone: (619) 427-4661
Fax: (619) 426-7849

9am-5pm | Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday

11am-7pm | Thursday

9am-5pm | Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday

11am-7pm | Thursday

Maria Sardiñas Wellness Recovery Center

1465 30th St, Suite K,
San Diego, CA 92154

Neighborhood: South San Diego/Nestor

Phone: (619) 428-1000
Fax: (619) 428-1091

9am-5pm | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday 

11am-7pm | Wednesday

9am-5pm | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday

11am-7pm | Wednesday

East

Program Address and Phone Business Hours Walk-in Hours
East County Behavioral Health Center (County-Operated)

1000 Broadway, Suite 210, 2nd Floor, El Cajon, CA 92021

Neighborhood: El Cajon

Phone: (619) 401-5500
Fax: (619) 401-5454

8am-5pm | Monday-Friday 8am-12pm and 12:30pm-4:30pm | Monday-Friday
Heartland Wellness Recovery Center

460 N. Magnolia Ave, Suite 110, El Cajon, CA 92020

Neighborhood: El Cajon

Phone: (619) 440-5133

9am-5pm | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday

11am-7pm | Wednesday

9am-5pm | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday

11am-7pm | Wednesday

Central

Program Address and Phone Business Hours Walk-in Hours
Jane Westin Center

1045 9th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101

Neighborhood: East Village

Phone: (619) 235-2600
Fax: (619) 696-9573

8am-8pm | Monday-Friday 8am-6pm | Monday-Friday
Areta Crowell Wellness Recovery Center

1963 4th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101

Neighborhood: Bankers Hill

Phone: (619) 233-3432
Fax: (619) 233-7022

9am-5pm | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday

11am-7pm | Wednesday

9am-5pm | Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday

11am-7pm | Wednesday

Healing Oaks Clinic

286 Euclid Ave, Suite 102, San Diego, CA 92114

Neighborhood: Lincoln Park

Phone: (619) 859-6270
Fax: (619) 266-0496

8am-6pm | Monday-Friday
12pm-6pm | Wednesday
9am-5:30pm | Saturday
8am-6pm | Monday-Friday
12pm-6pm | Wednesday
9am-5pm | Saturday
Southeastern Behavioral Health Center (County-Operated)

5101 Market St, Suite 2300, San Diego, CA 92114

Neighborhood: Mount Hope

Phone: (858) 351-6000
Fax: (619) 866-6245

8am-5pm | Monday-Friday 8am-12pm and 12:30pm-4pm | Monday-Friday
Promise Wellness Center (Main site)

995 Gateway Center, Suite 106, San Diego, CA 92102

Neighborhood: Barrio Logan

Phone: (619) 772-2579
Fax: (619) 717-8863

8:30am-5pm | Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 

10am-6:30pm | Tuesday and Thursday 

8:30am-5pm | Monday, Wednesday, and Friday

10am-6:30pm | Tuesday and Thursday

Promise Wellness Center (Satellite site)

3280 Main St, Suite 7C, San Diego, CA 92113

Neighborhood: College Area

Phone: (619) 772-2579
Fax: (619) 717-8863

8:30am-5pm | Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 

10am-6:30pm | Tuesday and Thursday 

By appointment only. No walk-in services available.
Alianza Wellness Center

5555 Reservoir Dr, Suite 204 A, San Diego, CA 92120

Neighborhood: College East

Phone: (619) 822-1800

8:30am-5pm | Monday-Friday 8:30am-5pm | Monday-Friday
Survivors of Torture International

Address: Contact Program

Phone: (619) 278-2400

9am-7pm | Monday-Friday 2pm-6pm | Tuesday
9am-6pm | Wednesday
9am-12pm | Friday

Not sure where to start?

Call the Access and Crisis Line (ACL) at 1-888-724-7240 to speak to an experienced counselor who can help find the right service for you or someone you care about. The ACL is operated 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with support available in over 200 languages. Live chat and other resources are available through the ACL website or up2sd.org.

If you are experiencing an emergency, please call 911.