Southwest Behavioral Health Services Inc

A nonprofit organization

18 donors

For over 40 years, Southwest Behavioral Health Services has developed a reputation as an innovative leader in behavioral health. Our services are client directed-outcome informed, evidence-based and include treatment of co-occurring disorders, the FAST model in prevention services, the Arizona Treatment Initiative for children and families, and the Recovery Model for persons with serious mental illness.

Southwest Behavioral Health Services has assumed a leadership role in development and delivery of services in the areas of housing, residential care, prevention services, outpatient services to children, incarcerated persons and dually diagnosed adults (SMI/SA).

Southwest Behavioral Health Services' community work/collaborations include:

  • Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness (SBH PATH): Outreach, information and referrals; provide mental health care and substance abuse treatment service connections when needed
  • Housing Opportunities for Persons With AIDS (SBH HOPWA): Help people living with HIV gain employment, housing, and overall independence
  • Day Treatment: Promote resilience and wellness for a healthier mind, body, and lifestyle
  • South Mountain WORKS Coalition: Reduce alcohol and drug use among youth ages 12-20 in the South Mountain Community
  • Way out West Coalition (WoW): Create a safe, unified, drug-free community in the Greater Buckeye Valley
  • School and Community-based Counseling Services (SBH SCCS): Provide comprehensive behavioral health services to youth and their families in school and community settings
  • National Council for Community Behavioral Healthcare's 2012 Access Redesign Initiative: Improve access to services, decrease no-show rates and improve client engagement and clinical outcomes
  • Training Institute: Provide training to all levels of individuals in the behavioral health field
  • Other: Health and wellness fairs, annual United Blood Services blood drives, lunch and learns, St. Vincent de Paul volunteer breakfasts, etc.


Our service area includes the Phoenix metropolitan area, rural Maricopa County, Gila, Pinal, Mohave, Coconino, and Yavapai Counties.

More information can be obtained at our website:, and event photos can be found on our Facebook page:

Southwest Behavioral Health Services - Seeking Solutions, Creating Change.

Organization Data


Organization name

Southwest Behavioral Health Services Inc

Tax id (EIN)



3450 N 3RD ST


(602) 257-9339