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Mendota Mental Health Institute - Civil Program

Mendota’s Civil Program provides services to adults who are in need of psychiatric treatment. All admissions are involuntary and must be approved by the human service department of the individual's county of residence.

Civil Secure Treatment Unit (CSTU)
A 20 bed all male treatment unit for civil commitment patients who are admitted involuntarily. Services include assessment, treatment for stabilization of psychiatric disturbance and individualized behavioral treatment services in a secure environment

Geropsychiatric Treatment Unit (GTU)
A coed treatment unit for elderly patients needing specialized psychiatric evaluation and treatment, including assessment of interacting physical and emotional problems of aging. A multidisciplinary approach emphasizes supportive interventions, daily living skills, personal relationships, and care of concurrent medical problems.

Mendota Mental Health Institute
301 Troy Drive, Madison, WI 53704
Phone:(608) 301-1000 Fax:(608) 301-1358
TTY/TDD:(888) 241-9442

Last Revised: April 16, 2014