Behavioral Health Clinic

Altru's Behavioral Health Clinic offers comprehensive support, professional assessment and therapy as needed. A team of experienced psychiatrists, psychotherapists and nurse practitioners provide a personal and responsive approach to mental health. Through outpatient services offered at Altru's Behavioral Health Clinic or via telemedicine, patients receive the personalization and privacy they deserve.

Altru offers an Intensive Outpatient Program that offers therapeutic interventions and support as an alternative to an in-patient setting or to assist in transition from an in-patient setting The program provides modalities structured to address functional impairment and/or disruptive behaviors stemming from a mental health disorder.  In this program, patients take part in psychiatric treatment during a portion of the day and return home to the community for the night.  

Appointments can be made through provider or self-referral. Altru's Behavioral Health Clinic is located at Altru 860 Columbia. For more information or to make an appointment, call 701.780.6697.


After performing evaluations, Altru's psychiatrists develop and manage treatment plans for patients. They work closely with a team of psychotherapists to provide comprehensive care. Our experts serve the mental health needs of children, adolescents and the elderly.

Services include:

  • Abuse/Neglect
  • Child ADHD
  • Adjustment Problems
  • Autism
  • Behavior Problems
  • Chronic Medical Problems
  • Co-dependency
  • Coping Skills
  • Depression & Anxiety
  • Divorce Issues
  • Eating Disorders
  • Family Changes
  • Family Dysfunction
  • Grief/Loss Issues
  • Group Therapy
  • Lifestyle Changes
  • Parenting Issues
  • Personality Disorders
  • Post-Traumatic Stress
  • Recovery/Relapse Issues
  • Relationship/Marital Issues
  • School Problems
  • Self Esteem
  • Women’s Issues



Meeting the needs of all patients, Altru Health System offers a variety of therapy services, including but not limited to psychodynamic, cognitive behavioral, play therapy techniques and strength-based approaches to therapy.

Individual Therapy

Psychotherapists offer individual therapy for patients as they experience a wide array of reasons affecting one’s ability to cope.

  • Depression
  • Anxiety
  • Adjustment to life transitions (death of a family member, divorce, physical separation)
  • Loss of functioning
  • Changes or losses due to a medical condition
  • Post-traumatic stress
  • Stress management
  • Relationship problems
  • Personality disorders
  • Mood disorders
  • Eating disorders
  • Grief and loss

Family Therapy

Altru's Psychiatry Center works with families who are facing issues including, but not limited to:

  • Behavioral problems
  • Coping issues in children
  • Helping a family deal with separation and divorce, blended families or families with children with ADD or ADHD
  • Domestic violence
  • Helping recovering alcoholics reintegrate into the family system

Couples Therapy

Our experts help couples improve communication and manage conflict. We work with married or unmarried couples to address relationship issues including:

  • Divorce and separation
  • Abuse
  • Infidelity

Outreach Services

Altru's Behavioral Health Clinic is able to reach more patients using telemedicine. Telemedicine consults improve patient outcomes and expand services throughout the region, as well as reduce travel time.

For more information about psychiatry services through telemedicine, see available telemedicine locations.

To make an appointment, call 701.780.6697.

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