Associates in Counseling and Child Guidance is a client and family centered PA Licensed Outpatient Counseling agency. Our Goal is to provide the best and most convenient services to our clients. We are a group of caring professionals who make the welfare of the patients our first concern. We have full accreditation from the Joint Commission for Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations. This certifies that ACCG has achieved (and continues to strive for) higher standards in the quality and environment of care than is required for licensing.
We serve a diverse population of clients ranging from child through adult. We provide a full range of services through psychiatric (medical) as well as psychological interventions including, Individual, Marriage, and Family Counseling, Behavior Shaping, Mobile Therapy, Psychological testing, and psychiatric evaluations.
We are an association of Mental Health Professionals, licensed as a outpatient psychiatric clinic. With offices in Mercer, and Crawford Counties. We are conveniently located right off the Shenango Valley Freeway near downtown Sharon, Pa. at 272 East Connelly Blvd. Our facility is approximately 5000 square feet of professional office space, with separate waiting rooms for the psychiatrist, and psychologists. The facility meets all PA requirements for outpatient clinics, and is fully handicapped accessible.
Our professional staff specialize in a wide variety of disorders which cover virtually all of the DSM - V diagnostic codes. We provide services for PTSD, eating disorders, OCD, ADHD, ODD, phobias, anxiety disorders, Bi-Polar Disorders, psychosis, to name a few. We have 4 full time therapists, who share the emergency coverage. They have cell phones, and One is available 24 hours, 7 days each week for emergencies.
In emergency cases we can usually provide an intake evaluation on the same day (or next day if the call is after 8:00 pm. In most cases the individuals are seen within 1 week of their initial contact to the agency.
Our goal is to accept most Managed Care plans. We have excellent working relationships with most area physicians.
The mission of ACCG is to make available high quality behavioral health care services to clients of all ages, and where appropriate, their families. We are committed to providing a full range of mental health services to clients, regardless of race, religion, or ethnicity, and to maintaining an ongoing commitment to cultural sensitivity. Preserving and strengthening the family system as a basis for continued mental health services is a top priority, as well as providing other related services as an adjunct to mental and emotional well-being. Our objective is to provide the highest quality of psychiatric outpatient care in order to increase the level of patient functioning and well-being so that patients will require less intensive services. These services will be provided to individuals who require active outpatient treatment, whether the client is suffering from chronic or acute mental disorders. The global goal of these services is improved outcomes manifested in symptom reduction and improvement of functioning in individual children, adults, and their families.
ACCG Is conveniently located on Connelly Blvd (Shenango Valley Freeway) next to the Sharon Elks Club, and right behind Black, Bashorre and Porsche, located at:
272 East Connelly Blvd., Sharon PA. 16146
The Meadville Office is conveniently just off Conneaut Lake Road (near Tim Horton's) located at:
10974 Murray Road, Meadville, PA 16335
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