Carlson Drake House

5414 West Old Shakopee Circle

Carlson Drake House provides Intensive Residential Treatment Services (IRTS) to adults with a primary diagnosis of mental illness. Program services offer an alternative to hospitalization. Similar to the other IRTS programs, the services here are recovery-oriented and evidence-based. The building has several lounges with cable TV and features a computer room as well as WiFi. The building is located in West Bloomington and is near a bus line. Most rooms at Carlson Drake house are shared. Services include:
  • Individualized assessment
  • Illness management
  • Integrated services for mental illness and substance use
  • Family education
  • Crisis assistance
  • Development of health care directives and crisis prevention plans
  • Nursing services
  • Inter-agency case coordination
  • Client transition and discharge planning
Specific services and duration of services is based on clinical need.