Outpatient Behavioral Health Counseling

Description of service provided:

Using a variety of treatment models and techniques, counseling/therapy is provided to individuals, couples, families, and groups of all ages to alleviate the symptoms of mental illness or restore previous levels of functioning. Treatment options include; counseling/therapy, medication monitoring, and management through a psychiatric nurse and psychiatrist, and/or crisis services.

Geographic area of service:

Potter, Cameron & Elk counties

Admission criteria:

Needed services are determined after a face-to-face appointment with a clinician to address presenting problem areas, as well as past personal history.

How to access service:

Services are most commonly accessed through phone contact with the office by the intended client.

CRISIS INFORMATION: If you or someone you know needs crisis assistance, help is available 24-hours a day by calling the Center for Community Resources.
Elk/Cameron County Crisis number:
 1.800.652.0562.  Potter County Crisis number:  1.866.957.3224

Address and hours of operation:

Elk County
43 Servidea Drive (along Rt. 219)
Ridgway, PA 15853

Mon. - Thurs. 8am-5pm
Friday 8am-4pm

808 South Michael St.
St. Marys, PA 15857

Tues.-Thurs. 8am-5pm
Friday 8am-4pm

Potter County
Gunzburger Annex Building, 3rd Floor
1 North Main St.
Coudersport, PA 16915

Mon. - Thurs. 8am-5pm

How individuals pay for the service:

Services are billed through Medicaid, Medicare, private insurance or based on a sliding fee scale based on household income.