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Huntsman Mental Health Institute

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Utah's Best Mental Health Care

In November of 2019, the Huntsman family made a generous donation of $150 million to create the Huntsman Mental Health Institute (HMHI). As part of a world-renowned academic health system, HMHI provides comprehensive mental health services and psychiatric care. 

HMHI’s hospital facility offers a safe and healing environment and exceptional patient care throughout the Salt Lake Valley.

Our researchers are a pioneering force in expanding the understanding of complex functions of the brain. Innovation has come from brain imaging and genetic studies related to addiction, suicide prevention, depression, and other disorders.

HMHI’s education program through the School of Medicine boasts highly competitive general psychiatry and triple-board residency programs, bringing the nation’s best clinicians to Utah.

U.S. News & World Report Badge for Psychiatry
HMHI crisis counselor taking a call to the crisis line
Group picture of HMHI psychology interns
Dr. Adrian Rothenfluh in his research lab

We are proud to share our 2023 annual report, highlighting a year’s progress towards mental health care for all.

Group of adolescents sitting in a circle at HMHI

Locations & Clinics

Exterior image of HMHI's Main Entrance


501 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

The Receiving Center at Huntsman Mental Health Institute (HMHI) helps adults ages 18 and older get help during a mental health crisis - 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

Research & Education

hmhi-research.jpgScientific discovery and innovation are central to HMHI’s mission. Every day our researchers dedicate themselves to advancing knowledge and translating science into better, more personalized treatment.

Innovative research labs
Latest funding awards

HMHI connects the exploration of science to physician education. We are devoted to training the next generation of exceptional physicians.

Residency Programs
Fellowship Programs
Grand Rounds Series
Psychology Internship Program

Giving & Community Engagement


With generous seed money from the Huntsman family, we are on our way to becoming one of the premier mental health research and treatment centers in the country. This is only possible with additional financial support from friends and donors like you. 
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Huntsman Mental Health Institute is committed to community near and far. We work with partners across the state to address access and care, awareness, and monitor the mental health needs of Utah and beyond.
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