Valley Behavioral Health

Valley Behavioral Health


Valley Behavioral Health, located in Salt Lake City, Utah, is a comprehensive facility dedicated to addressing substance abuse issues and co-occurring mental health disorders. The center offers outpatient and residential programs for both adults and children.


Prior to admission at Valley Behavioral Health, clients undergo an assessment by case managers who recommend an appropriate treatment plan. The center provides specialized programs tailored to individual needs, including intensive dual-diagnosis treatment, addiction intervention, gender-specific programs, services for patients 55 years and older, trauma-based treatment, and services for individuals with criminal records.

The outpatient program at Valley Behavioral Health offers a range of treatment options such as diagnostic evaluation, individual, family, and group therapy, counseling, medication evaluation and management, skills training, case management, peer services, and crisis intervention.

Valley’s residential program, which accounts for 29 percent of the 70 residential facilities in Utah, offers treatment for injury and homelessness, as well as specialized care for individuals with co-occurring mental health disorders. Additionally, the center provides a unique treatment program specifically designed for pregnant women struggling with substance use and addiction recovery.

In addition to its treatment programs, Valley Behavioral Health offers relapse prevention services to identify and prevent high-risk situations.


The treatment staff at Valley Behavioral Health is composed of medical professionals, social workers, therapists, case managers, family advocates, and peer specialists.


Each of the seven residential facilities offers more than 50 beds. Each facility within the Valley network has its own unique features and amenities.


To date, only one alum has provided a review to This alum rated the center with three stars, acknowledging the competence of the staff, quality of accommodations, and affordability, but expressing dissatisfaction with the holistic care and counseling. The alum mentioned, “Coordination of treatment and record problems. Compassionate. Understands underlying causes for drug use,” but also noted, “Medical records were inaccurate and I was unable to correct them.”

On Google, Valley Behavioral Health has an average rating of 2.8 stars based on reviews from 27 individuals. Limited commentaries are available, but one reviewer described the facility as “really only for people with severe illness that have landed them into legal trouble.” Another more positive reviewer stated, “I currently go to Valley Behavior Health in the forensic unit (3rd floor) for treatment and it has been meeting my needs in many ways ever since I became a client.”


Valley Behavioral Health accepts most major forms of insurance, including Medicare and Medicaid. It is among the 34 percent of Utah facilities that accept Medicare and the 48 percent of Utah facilities that accept Medicaid.

Source: Google Reviews

Valley Behavioral Health Reviews

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Coordination of treayment and record problems. Compassionate. Undetstands underlying causes for drug use. Medical records were inaccurate and I was unable to correct.