Located at the St. Cloud office, our Residential Detox facility is licensed by both the Minnesota Department of Human Services and Department of Health. We offer 24-hour receiving and referrals with 24-hour nursing staff.  Our 15 bed detox  is an unlocked, sub-acute medical facility that safely monitors persons admitted under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs or assists clients through a safe withdrawal. Stays are typically 12-72 hours and our staff provide a gateway to treatment resources. Admission is based on specific criteria and bed availability.

For more information, contact:

Phone: 320.252.6654

Fax: 320.529.1975


Meet Our Providers


Kelly Phillips –  RN

Kelly completed her educational courses to be a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and a Register Nurse (RN) at Ridgewater College. Before joining the CMMHC team as our Program Manager of the Detox program in mid-2020, Kelly worked as a coordinator and Nurse for various health centers. Kelly’s areas of expertise include crisis intervention, mental health assessment, and coordinating care.


Sara Hueslman – BS, LADC

Sara completed her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice with a minor in psychology and a chemical dependency counseling certificate.  She is a Licensed  Alcohol and Drug Counselor  (LADC). Before joining the CMMHC team in 2009, Sara worked at a juvenile detention center. She was a Chemical Dependency Technician in our Focus XII program before becoming the Program Supervisor in our Detox program. Sara’s areas of expertise are trauma informed care, reality based approach focusing on present and choice theory, and harm reduction.