BCH Counseling Center and Outpatient Behavioral Health
The BCH Counseling Center, housed within Outpatient Behavioral Health,
provides treatment services designed to address mental health issues such as:
- Depression and anxiety
- Bi-polar disorder
- Relationship and life adjustment challenges
We are committed to providing effective and evidence-based counseling delivered
in a caring environment. Our program offers these services to those 18
years of age and older:
- Counseling services: individual and group
- Psychiatric evaluation and medication management
- Care coordination
- Dialectical Behavior Therapy
The Counseling Center is accredited by the Joint Commission and the Colorado
Department of Human Services Division of Behavioral Health.
The Counseling Center accepts Medicare and most private health insurance
plans. We also offer out-of-pocket payment options.
The Counseling Center is located on the second floor of
Boulder Community Hospital.
For information, call (303) 415–4299.
Dialectical Behavior Therapy Intensive Outpatient Program
The BCH Dialectical Behavior Therapy Intensive Outpatient Program
Our Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) informed treatment model is effective
with helping individuals learn to regulate and more effectively manage
ingrained, persistent and very challenging patterns of thinking, feeling
and behaving. DBT encourages the individual to practice self-acceptance,
while at the same time embracing the necessity for core change.
DBT combines cognitive behavior therapy and mindfulness skills delivered
through a highly structured approach to group and individual therapy.
DBT participants have the opportunity to learn and practice the following skills:
- Mindfulness / Self-Acceptance
- Distress Tolerance
- Emotional Regulation
- Interpersonal Relationship
- Dialectical Behavior Therapy Program Details
- DBT groups meet 3 times a week from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. for a 9 week
cycle. Individual therapy is provided on a weekly basis. A psychiatric
evaluation is a required program component and ongoing medication management
- Group therapy is focused on the acquisition of mindfulness, distress tolerance,
emotional regulation and interpersonal effectiveness skills. Individual
therapy is designed to provide the participant with the opportunity to
discuss and evaluate how they are applying the DBT skills to their unique
life experiences and challenges.
- Most insurance policies cover Dialectical Behavior Therapy. We work closely
with your insurance company to get you the treatment you need. A 60% discount
is available if you choose our prompt pay option. Contact our Patient
Business Affairs office for details at 303-441-5744.
- For additional information or to schedule an admission appointment please
contact us at 303-415-4299.
The Counseling Center services are accredited by the Joint Commission on
Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and the Colorado Department
of Human Services Division of Behavioral Health. Our clinicians are State
of Colorado licensed social workers, counselors and psychiatrists.
The Counseling Center adheres to Federal, State and professional confidentiality
In addition, the State of Colorado offers a 24/7 mental health crisis line:
Colorado Crisis Services
Directions and Parking
Please park in the parking structure across from 1155 Alpine Ave., Boulder.
Enter the Medical Pavilion entrance on Alpine Avenue across from the parking
structure. Take the elevator to the second floor. Upon exiting the elevator,
turn left and continue down the corridor into Boulder Community Hospital.
Follow the signage to the Outpatient Behavioral Health Department reception desk.