Dennis Nyland - Mental Health Ombudsman
Dennis was appointed to the post of Mental Health Ombudsman in 2014. Dennis served in the U.S. Navy, works as an EMT for St. Peter’s Ambulance Service and was in law enforcement for many years. During his time in law enforcement, he was instrumental in bringing the Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) to the State of Montana. Dennis was very involved in numerous CIT trainings, assisting in training many law enforcement officers regarding mental illness and in the deescalating skills required in crisis situations. Dennis has a passion for individuals with mental illness and is very excited to be in the position of the Mental Health Ombudsman.
Vacant - Mental Health Services Specialist
The Ombudsman office is open Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Toll Free Telephone: 888-444-9669
P.O. Box 200804
Helena, MT 59620-0804
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