West Oakland Health Center -behavorial health


Integrated Behavioral Health

700 Adeline Street, Oakland, CA 94607

The WOHC Behavioral Health department provides evidence-based care and treatment to our community members. We work diligently to offer “whole person care” in a collaborative, supportive, and culturally competent environment. We aim to help our community members on their journey to wellness and independence.


Outpatient treatment for adult patients of our primary care clinic with mild to moderate mental health symptoms. Clients served in this program are referred for behavioral health services through their medical provider. Our therapists work collaboratively with your medical provider to ensure that you receive comprehensive, whole person care.

Therapy Hours:
Monday-Friday 9 AM – 5 PM

  • Individual therapy – we provide treatment for many mental health concerns including but not limited to depression, anxiety, life transitions, grief, trauma, substance use, and stress.
  • Care Coordination – our care coordinator will work with you to connect you to other supportive services and resources you may need.

Specialty Mental Health

700 Adeline Street, Oakland, CA 94607

Outpatient treatment for adults, adolescents, and children with moderate to severe mental health symptoms causing distress and impairment. Our Specialty Mental Health providers are happy to meet with you here at our office, at your home, at school, or in the community.

  • Child Outpatient Level 1 – Individual and group therapy, case management and crisis intervention for children under 18 and their families.
  • Adult Outpatient Level 1 – Individual and group therapy, case management and crisis intervention for adults 18 and older.
  • School-Based Behavioral Health – Individual and group therapy provided to students with Medi-Cal at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary who have been referred through the school’s COST referral process.

Service Hours:
Monday-Friday 8:30 AM – 5 PM

All outpatient Specialty Mental Health services are provided under contract with Alameda County for Medi-Cal beneficiaries.  Outpatient clients must be pre-screened for eligibility and referred by Alameda County’s ACCESS Program (1-800-491-9099). We can help you make this call in person at the office if you would like support and guidance through this process.

Medication Assisted Treatment

700 Adeline Street, Oakland, CA 94607

Medication assisted treatment for individuals recovering from opioid dependence. Our program includes daily medication dosing, individual substance use disorder counseling, and group counseling to support you on your journey to wellness. We accept walk-in self-referrals as well as referrals from the DMC-ODS referral helpline at 1-844-682-7215.

Counseling Hours:
Monday-Friday 7:45 AM – 4:30 PM

Dispensing Hours:
Monday-Friday 7:45 AM – 11:45 AM
Weekends and Holidays 7:45 AM – 9:45 AM

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