White Earth Nation


White Earth Tribal Mental Health is a state certified Adult Rehabilitative Mental Health Service (ARMHS) provider. As an ARMHS provider we will provide services to assist consumers with:

Community Intervention, Medication Education, Transition to Community Living and Basic Living and Social Skills

Eligibility and Referral Information

Community Intervention

  • Ways to help end or reduce barriers to community and independent living
  • Minimize risk of hospitalization or placement in more restrictive settings

Medication Education- this service educates a consumer about:

  • Mental illness and symptoms
  • The role and effects of medications in treating mental illness symptoms
  • The side effects of medication

Transition to Community Living

  • Help to maintain contacts between the mental health provider and the consumer
  • Assist with hospital, residential treatment and nursing home discharges

Basic Living and Social Skills- activities that instruct, assist and support a consumer in areas used for everyday independent living.

  • Communication
  • Using community resources
  • Crisis assistance
  • Relapse prevention
  • Budgeting, shopping and healthy lifestyle skills
  • Cooking and nutrition
  • Transportation
  • Medication monitoring
  • Mental illness symptom management
  • Household management
  • Job related skills
  • Transitioning to community living

Eligibility and Referral Process


  • Native American adults who live on or near the White Earth Reservation
  • Those diagnosed with a medical mental illness or traumatic brain injury, for which ARMHS is needed
  • Those with substancial disability and difficulty functioning, so that self suffeciency is markedly reduced
  • Those with a recent mental health diagnostic assessment, that recommends ARMHS as medically necessary to address impariments and individual goals


Referrals are accepted from the person seeking assistance and/or other human service providers. Referrals may be made by phone, fax, or in person.

Click here for our referral form.

White Earth Tribal Mental Health
P.O. Box 300
White Earth, MN 56591
Phone: (218) 983-3286
Fax: (218) 983-4236