Behavioral Care

Mental illness can affect anyone. For persons with a mental health disorder, when left unmanaged, may lead to poor health decisions and relationships, as well as the ability to cope effectively. 

Over 25% of adults with a mental illness also suffer with a substance use disorder. Misusing drugs or alcohol may lead some to have mental illness. 

We’re committed to helping you get the complete care you need and provide services to ensure your mental health is taken care of so you can get back to living life. Take charge of your complete health today and talk with your provider about your mental health. We are here for you!

Behavioral care such as Counseling Services and Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) are available. Learn more about our Substance Use Disorder Treatment program.


Are you having a Behavioral or Mental Health Crisis?

If you are experiencing a behavioral or mental health crisis, please contact the Behavioral Health Resource Center at Northern Light Acadia Hospital any time, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year, at 1.207.973.6100. If you or someone you care about is having thoughts of suicide or thoughts of harm, please call 911 or one of the following numbers. Caring people are standing by to help.
For Veterans:
  • Maine Military Assistance Hotline (for those currently serving): 1.888.365.9287