Prevention Services

Promotion-Prevention-Treatment-Recovery continuum of care. A half circle chart showing the progression from promotion to after-care.

Johnson County Mental Health Center Prevention Services works throughout the community to enhance behavioral health outcomes utilizing best practices in the prevention of substance use and suicide, as well as promoting mental wellness. Staff inform, connect and mobilize the community to enhance overall health and wellbeing by increasing protective factors and decreasing risk factors. This is accomplished through assessing and prioritizing local behavioral health needs; providing knowledge and resources to promote best practices and effective implementation; along facilitating a collaborative approach for positive community change.