To transform lives. Working with our partners, we design and deliver innovative, high quality health and human services that improve the security and promote independence for New Mexicans in their communities. 

Behavioral Health Services Division

Nick Boukas, Director​
The role of the Behavioral Health Services Division (BHSD), as the Mental Health and Substance Abuse State Authority for New Mexico, is to address need, services, planning, monitoring and continuous quality systemically across the state.

The Human Services Department is a member of the New Mexico Behavioral Health Collaborative (Collaborative) and BHSD works with the Collaborative to establish policy and implement strategies to manage the behavioral health system.

Currently, HSD runs the adult portion of the state’s behavioral health care. For children’s services please contact the Children, Youth and Families Department.


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Behavioral Health Services Division
P.O. Box 2348
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504
Call: (505) 476-9266
Consolidated Customer Service Center: 1-800-283-4465
Fax: (505) 476-9277 or (505) 476-9272