IMAGE: Cobb County Community Services Board/Douglas County Community Services Board
     
     

Services - First time Appointments, Information and Referrals, Monday through Friday 8 am to 6 pm

Call 770-422-0202

 
 
Outpatient Services

Outpatient Services of the Cobb and Douglas Community Services Boards provides mental health and substance abuse services to children, adolescents and adults. A range of outpatient services are available to provide treatment , illness management education and to support the development of the skills necessary to function in the community. Family education and support are important components of treatment.

Outpatient Services utilizes a service delivery model which develops an individualized plan of care as the basis of determining the supports necessary for living a potentially independent and productive lifestyle. Should an individual have a special need outside the scope of this agency's services, then he/she would be referred to the most appropriate services in the community.

 

Outpatient services Included:

  • Counseling Services

  • Day Services
  • Criminal Justice Services
  • IMAGE: Outpatient services provide mental health and substance abuse services

     

     

    Counseling Services
         
     
  • Group counseling
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      • Attention deficit disorder
      • Alcohol/Drug education
      • Conflict resolution
      • Crisis management
      • Decision-making
      • Depression
      • Bipolar disorder
      • Medication education
      • Relapse prevention
      • Relationship enrichment
      • Substance abuse education
      • Violence/anger management
      • Women's issues
     
  • Individual counseling
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  • Family counseling
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  • Substance abuse assessment
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  • Substance abuse intensive outpatient
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  • Psychiatric assessment
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  • Nursing services
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  • Pharmacy services
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  • Medication monitoring
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  • Resource coordination - individual contacts, linkage and referral top
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    Day Services
         
      Day Services are provided for adults with persistent behavioral, emotional, or substance-related disorders. Day Services consist of Psychosocial Rehabilitating (PSR), Peer Support and Substance Abuse Day Treatment. These programs provide intensive, coordinated rehabilitation and recovery services for individuals whose primary mental health or substance condition issues are incapacitating. We offer:
         
       
  • Structured day and evening programs
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  • Self-help, socialization and adaptive skills training
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  • Vocational supports
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  • Group counseling and education
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  • Psychiatric and nursing services
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  • Coordination/linkage with community and other natural supports
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  • Individual and family education, training and support
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  • Specialized women's programs
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    Criminal Justice Services
         
      Services are provided for incarcerated and court involved adults with a mental illness or substance-related disorder. These include:
         
       
  • Assessment and evaluation
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  • Court interfacing
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  • Individual counseling
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  • Linkage and referral
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  • Medication monitoring
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    In a joint partnership through Wellstar Health Systems, Cobb CSB offers behavioral health services in the Cobb County Adult Detention Center.

    The Sheriff's office estimates that some 20 percent of the 2,060 inmates at the facility have mental illness. It has set up a separate pod at the jail for inmates with acute needs including mental health and substance abuse. The new unit provides education, treatment and support services. The CSB also provides treatment for the inmates following their incarceration. top

         

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     

     


     
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