Mendota operates one research and demonstration unit that provide services to individuals in the community. Mendota also provides case consultation to counties and other agencies located throughout the state.
Program of Assertive Community Treatment (PACT)
This research and demonstration unit provides innovative treatment for severely disturbed adults and adolescents, particularly persons with schizophrenia. Many persons with a dual diagnosis of a major mental illness and alcohol or drug abuse receive support from the PACT program. The methods for community treatment developed in Mendota's PACT program have been adopted throughout Wisconsin and many other states, as well as abroad. More about PACT.