Safe Harbor - Crisis Residential

Crisis Stabilization Services provides a safe environment and supportive staff for persons in a mental health crisis. Safe Harbor is a sub-acute care facility. Services are designed for adults 18 and older who are experiencing a lapse in their functioning due to an increase in their mental health symptoms.


Interventions include:

• Immediate needs assessment

• Identifying the factors that lead to the crisis

• Treatment planning

• Supportive counseling

• Skills training

• Discharge planning

• Collaboration with family and other service providers

• Problem-solving

• Goal-setting

• Learning stress management skills



Referrals can be made by contacting the Crisis Line at:

218-828-HELP (4357)

and requesting Mobile Crisis Outreach assessment by a mental health professional

Safe Harbor utilizes a team approach consisting of a consulting psychiatrist, nurses, mental health professionals, practitioners, and certified peer specialists. Safe Harbor is staffed 24/7.


Services provided include:

• Supportive environment

• Medication administration

• Healthy lifestyles education

• Treatment rehabilitation & support

• Illness management and recovery skills

• Substance use screening, assessment and referrals

• Social and interpersonal skills using the STEPPS model

• Therapeutic Recreation

• Family Education

Safe Harbor

Phone: (218) 454-3844

Fax: (218) 454-3848

Northern Pines Mission


Northern Pines is an integrated system of services committed to individuals, families and communities. We are dedicated to providing appropriate clinical mental health care along with preventative, educational and supportive programs throughout Central Minnesota.