Counseling and Clinical Services
Counseling and Clinical Services provides a continuum of behavioral health services to Richland County residents including helping individuals and families who are experiencing acute emotional crises, supporting recovery from addiction or short-term mental health issues,and providing long-term assistance to those coping with persistent mental illnesses and substance use disorders.
Clinical Services Mission
To Individual and Families: Improve the emotional well being of individuals and families based upon their identified wants and needs by providing accessible, quality assessment, treatment, rehabilitation, education, and support in areas of mental health and addition recovery.
To the Community: Be a resource on mental health and addiction through education, prevention, intervention, and treatment in order to promote an environment that is supportive to individuals seeking and obtaining assistance.
Eligibility and Cost of Services
Who is Eligible for Services?Any person who is a Richland County resident is eligible to receive services. Some programs have specific admission criteria that must be also met. There are no financial eligibility requirements for any of the Clinical Services Programs. Non-Richland County residents who are covered by insurance or health plan that has a provider agreement with the Clinical Services are eligible to receive those approved services.
Cost of Services
Most services are covered by private insurance, Medicaid, or Medicare.
A sliding fee scale is used for individuals with no insurance coverage. A financial interview is conducted prior to the initial appointment to determine payment source and/or eligibility on the sliding fee scale.
Programs not eligible for the sliding fee include Intoxicated Drivers Program and the Choices Program. Only Richland County residents are eligible for the sliding fee.
A fee schedule for all services is available upon request.
Making an Appointment
Persons interested in receiving services can contact the appointment desk at 647-8821. Some basic information will be gathered and the scheduling process for the desired service will be explained. A professional staff member may conduct a follow up contact in order to get additional information in order to ensure that the most appropriate service can be offered.
Office HoursMonday through Friday 8:00am to 5:00pm
Tuesday Evenings by Appointment
Recovery is possible for everyone!