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Behavioral Health Services

Behavioral Health Services, formerly University Substance Abuse Clinic (USAC), at Western Michigan University is a licensed and accredited outpatient substance use and behavioral health disorder treatment provider in Michigan. Substance use disorder and other behavioral health treatment services are provided by therapists certified and licensed in the state of Michigan who have extensive training in the delivery of assessment, individual, group and family treatment services. Behavioral Health Services also serves as a training site for graduate level health and human services students who provide treatment services under the supervision of Behavioral Health Services clinical director and in affiliation with Western Michigan University’s Specialty Program in Alcohol and Drug Abuse.

Who Can Benefit

Anyone who is currently experiencing problem with the use of alcohol or other drugs, behavioral health difficulties or those required to participate in treatment for substance use problems.  The duration and intensity of treatment services are matched to the individual’s needs following a thorough assessment. Students, involved with the University’s Office of Student Conduct, can benefit from prevention and diversion programs Behavioral Health Services offers. Treatment services are also available to students and other young adults experiencing substance use problems.

What Problems Are Addressed

What We Can Do

Special Services

Behavioral Health Services is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Services (CARF) and is licensed by the state of Michigan to provide treatment for substance use disorders.  Behavioral Health Services provides outpatient treatment services in four counties in southwestern Michigan.  Behavioral Health Services is a contract provider of substance abuse services for Kalamazoo Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services, the Michigan Department of Corrections, Kalamazoo County Drug Treatment Court, 8th District Court’s Sobriety Court, Western Michigan University and state parolee and probationers in Kalamazoo, Calhoun, St. Joseph and Van Buren counties.