Welcome to the Polk County, Wisconsin                Behavioral Health Department Website!

Polk County Behavioral Health Department is a recovery based department and we are committed to serving the mental and behavioral health needs of everyone in Polk County, Wisconsin. Please take a moment to explore our site and learn about the services we offer. We are happy to answer any questions you may have.

Major Depressive Disorder

Frequently referred to simply as depression, this disorder is more than just feeling sad or going through a rough patch. It's a serious mental health condition that requires understanding and medical care. Left untreated, depression can be devastating for those who have it and their families. Click the link below to learn more about signs and symptoms of this serious mood disorder.


Do You Have Anxiety Disorder

Exoeriencing occasional anxiety is a normal part of life. However, people with anxiety disorders frequently have intense, excessive and persistent worry and fear about everyday situations. These feelings of anxiety and panic interfere with daily activities. Click the link below for 12 signs you may have an anxiety disorder.




    April is Alcohol Awareness Month

This is a tradition that started in 1987 as a way to increase awareness about a disease many Americans suffer from. Alcohol has touched almost all of our lives in one way or another. The general goal of this month is to create some sort of catalyst for change and awareness. Click on the links below for more information and resources.

What is Alcohol Awareness Month?
Facing Addiction



   4th Annual Polk County Suicide 

             Awareness Walk/Run

Join us for the 4th Annual Polk County Suicide Awareness Walk/Run on Saturday, May 18, 2019, at 9:00 a.m. at Pine Park in Balsam Lake. Click here to learn more about this event.



Beginning Wednesday, March 13, 2019,

Polk County Behavioral Health will begin using text message reminders for in office appointments. Please be sure to verify your mobile number with reception.

Contact Us



Monday - Friday

8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Closed on Holidays



Polk County Behavioral 

Health Department
100 Polk County Plaza
Suite 50

Balsam Lake WI 54810


Phone: 715-485-8400

FAX:      715-485-8450


24 hour Mental Health and AODA Crisis Line: 1.888.552.6642



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