Johnstown—Strategic Behavioral Health is excited to announce they will be breaking ground on Clear View Behavioral Health, a 92-bed, acute behavioral health hospital on Thursday, April 3rd, in Johnstown, Colorado. SBH currently operates a behavioral health hospital in Colorado Springs, Peak View Behavioral Health, in addition to their locations throughout the country.

“Our team has recognized the need for inpatient and outpatient behavioral health services in Colorado and we are excited to expand our reach to the northern part of the state,” Jim Shaheen, president and CEO of SBH, said.

In addition to the new services, the hospital will bring about 250 new jobs to the area.

“Northern Colorado continues to grow as a business-friendly environment where healthy lifestyles are encouraged and delivered,” Walter Elish, President and CEO of the Northern Colorado Economic Development Corporation, said. “NCEDC was pleased to assist the company with their site location decision making process.”

The team at Clear View Behavioral Health will consist of psychiatrists, psychologists, therapists and nurses with compassion to serve those who are struggling with feelings of sadness, anxiety, grief/loss and personal crisis situations. The state-of-the-art 62,000 square foot hospital will offer program options to serve seniors, adults and adolescents both locally and throughout the state.