New logo, same Optum.
Optum Public Sector San Diego is currently working on rolling out new Optum branding thoughout 2022. During this time, you will see updates occur throughout the year across various platforms such as the Optum San Diego website, Access and Crisis Line outreach materials, visual presentations, reports, communication templates and more. Learn More
Connecting Communities to Services, One Person at a Time
Every individual and family has a unique road to wellness, health, and hope. Every community has its own ways to support and assist the people who live there. Since 1997, Optum's collaborations with stakeholders in San Diego County have enabled us to develop an in-depth understanding and appreciation of County of San Diego Behavioral Health Services.
San Diego Access and Crisis Line
Confidential and free of charge, the San Diego Access & Crisis Line (ACL) offers immediate support and resources from an experienced counselor 24 hours a day, 7 days a week on all behavioral health topics including: suicide prevention, crisis intervention, community resources, mental health referrals, alcohol and drug support services and more. Language interpreter services enable the ACL to assist in over 200 languages within seconds.
Mental Health Providers
As the Administrative Services Organization (ASO) for the County of San Diego, Optum works to improve the services which are provided to the San Diego behavioral health community. The resources offered on this site is designed to support mental health providers in assisting clients and their families to recover and maintain emotional health.
Fee For Service Providers
The FFS Medi-Cal network is part the of the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency Mental Health Plan (MHP) and specifically serves San Diego Medi-Cal beneficiaries whose behavioral health issues are considered to be severe and meet Title 9 Medical Necessity for Specialty Mental Health Services.
You have the right to get help and information in your language at no cost. To request an interpreter, call (888) 724-7240.