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UNM Psychiatric Center


UNM Psychiatric Center is a public, not-for-profit facility providing the full spectrum of behavioral health care for thousands of New Mexicans annually. Established in 1967, the center offers 47 beds for adults and seniors and has evolved into the state's largest community mental health care provider. Telehealth technology extends your access to high-quality behavioral health services in schools, corrections facilities and other locations throughout New Mexico.

Our Mission

Our mission is to improve health care by:

  • Providing innovative, collaborative education.
  • Advancing science through research.
  • Delivering progressive health care services.
  • Forging partnerships in the interest of public health.

Through clinical care and academic research, the center explores the frontiers of mental health care for you.

Network of Care

As a patient, you're part of the UNM Health system that helps you easily transition to and from a variety of inpatient and outpatient care providers. Your care team benefits from the support and expertise of the University of New Mexico School of Medicine's Department of Psychiatry, which involves faculty, residents, educational programs, research activities and clinical and community-based initiatives. 

Contact the UNM Psychiatric Center

Locations

Psychiatric Emergency Services
Adult Psychiatric Center
2600 Marble Ave. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Phone: 505-272-2800
or 505-272-2920
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week

Psychiatric Urgent Care Clinic
Adult Psychiatric Center
2600 Marble Ave. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87131
Phone: 505-272-2800
or 505-272-9038
Hours of operation: 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday

photo: UNM Psychiatric Center building

Driving Directions

2600 Marble Ave. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87106

From Santa Fe

  1. Take I-25 south. Take exit 226-A/226-B to I-40 east.
  2. Take exit 160-Carlisle Boulevard. Turn right onto Carlisle Boulevard.
  3. Turn right onto Indian School Road.
  4. Turn left onto Girard Boulevard.
  5. Turn right onto Marble.

The Psychiatric Center is on the left. Parking is located in the parking lot just east of the building.

From Albuquerque International Sunport

  1. Take I-25 north. Take exit 225 - Lomas Boulevard.
  2. Turn right onto Lomas Boulevard.
  3. Turn left onto Vassar Boulevard. 
  4. Turn left onto Marble Boulevard. 

The Psychiatric Center is on the left. Parking is located in the parking lot just east of the building.

From Tijeras

  1. Take I-40 west. Take exit 160 - Carlisle Boulevard.
  2. Turn left onto Carlisle Boulevard.
  3. Turn right onto Indian School Road.
  4. Turn left onto Girard Boulevard.
  5. Turn right onto Marble.

The Psychiatric Center is on the left. Parking is located in the parking lot just east of the building.

From Coors and I-40

  1. Take I-40 east. Take exit 160 - Carlisle Boulevard.
  2. Turn right onto Carlisle Boulevard.
  3. Turn right onto Indian School Road.
  4. Turn left onto Girard Boulevard.
  5. Turn right onto Marble.

The Psychiatric Center is on the left. Parking is located in the parking lot just east of the main entrance.

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