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Mental Health Institute at Fort Logan

Welcome to the Colorado Mental Health Institute at Fort Logan


3520 West Oxford Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80236
(303) 866-7066


The Colorado Mental Health Institute at Fort Logan (CMHIFL) is one of Colorado's two state-operated inpatient psychiatric hospitals. The hospital is under the direction of the Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS), Office of Behavioral Health. The Office of Behavioral Health is responsible for policy development, service provision and coordination, program monitoring and evaluation, and administrative oversight for the State’s behavioral health system.


CMHI Fort Logan serves clients in the civil mental health system.  Civil clients are referred for admission by the state’s Community Mental Health Centers.  CMHI Fort Logan works with the Community Mental Health Centers and mental health professionals, patients, families, and mental health advocacy groups toward the goal of preparing our patients to return to their homes and communities.  CMHI at Fort Logan is a training institution and has internship programs for psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, registered nurses, recreational, occupational and music therapists, as well as for pastoral education.


CMHI Fort Logan is licensed by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment; certified for Medicaid and Medicare participation by the federal Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services; and accredited by the Joint Commission.  Joint Commission accreditation is recognized nationwide as a symbol of quality that reflects an organization's commitment to meeting performance standards. Information about accredited organizations may be provided directly to the Joint Commission at 1-800-994-6610. Information pertaining to accreditation and the accreditation performance of individual organizations may be obtained through the Joint Commission’s website at www.JointCommission.org.


Thank you for taking the time to visit our site. If you have any questions please contact us at (303) 866-7066