Southwest Iowa Mental Health Center

Southwest Iowa Mental Health Center (SWIMHC) partners with Cass County Memorial Hospital to meet the mental health needs of children, adolescents and adults. The treatment team includes board-certified professionals in the disciplines of psychiatry, social work, psychology and psychiatric nursing.

At SWIMHC, the specialized areas of expertise include child and adolescent psychiatry, family therapy, psychological testing, psychotherapy and marital therapy.  Fees for services depend upon family size, gross income and county of residence.  Inpatient and outpatient services include:

  • 24-hour emergency care
  • Consultation
  • Evaluation
  • Education
  • Case management
  • School-based mental health services
  • Employee assistance programs

Southwest Iowa Mental Health Center
1500 East 10th Street, Atlantic, IA 50022
712-243-2606 or 800-458-4403


Behavioral Health

Behavioral Health Services treats people of all ages with mental illness through its four-bed inpatient unit. Services are coordinated and sometimes continued on an outpatient basis with the Southwest Iowa Mental Health Center. Our psychiatrist, Dr. Ivan Delgado, is board-certified in both general psychiatryand child/adolsecent psychiatry.