Do you want personalized help finding the mental health resources you need? Call 440-240-7025 to reach the Lorain County Navigator. She connects residents to the right mental health service the first time, while assisting potential clients to overcome obstacles to care.

The Lorain County Navigator can help you connect to services: 440-240-7025.

How it works:

You call the Navigator at 440-240-7025, for yourself or your child, and discuss your mental health concerns. The Navigator will connect you with an agency, and can help solve payment, transportation, or language barriers to service. Available in English and Spanish.

Todos necesitamos ayuda a veces. Pero, ¿cómo encontrarla? Si usted o su hijo podría necesitar  servicios de salud mental, llame al 440-240-7025. Una amable persona va a escuchar sus preocupaciones. Ella le conectará directamente con el servicio de salud mental que pueda necesitar. Y, si usted está preocupado de que las finanzas, el transporte, o la barrera del idioma le impedirá que reciban los servicios que usted necesita, ella te ayudará a manejar esos desafíos, también.  Llame al 440-240-7025. Para asistencia inmediata, llame de lunes a viernes entre las 8:00 a.m. y 4:30 p.m., o dejar un mensaje en cualquier momento. 440-240-7025.

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Applewood

347 Midway Blvd., Suite 306
Elyria, Ohio 44035
440-324-1300

Director of Lorain Programs Tamara Iwaszkiw, MSSA, LISW-S
Website: http://www.applewoodcenters.org/

PAYMENT ACCEPTED: Medicaid, Some Private Insurances and Self-Pay

The Board of Mental Health provides funding on a sliding fee schedule for clients who are unable to pay for needed service.

POPULATION(S) SERVED:
Applewood Centers serves Lorain County children and adolescents (ages 4-18) who are experiencing behavioral, emotional, and/or adjustment difficulties, and their families.

YOUTH SERVICES: 

Mental Health Assessment, Outpatient Counseling, Pharmacological Management, Psychological Testing, School Based Services (Counseling, Mental Health Consultation, Mental Health Prevention Groups), Intensive Home Based Treatment, and Parent Management Training

 

 

Applewood

347 Midway Blvd., Suite 200
Elyria, Ohio 44035
440-723-5501
440-324-9978 (fax)

Lorain Director: Tamara Iwaszkiw, MSSA, LISW-S
Website: http://www.bellefairejcb.org

PAYMENT ACCEPTED: Medicaid, Limited Private Insurance and Self-Pay

The Board of Mental Health provides funding on a sliding fee schedule for clients who are unable to pay for needed service.

POPULATION(S) SERVED:
Bellefaire serves Lorain County children and adolescents (ages 6-18) who are experiencing behavioral, emotional, co-occurring and/or adjustment difficulties.

PROVISION OF SERVICES:
Services are offered in the offices at 347 Midway Blvd., Suite 200, Elyria, Ohio. Services are also offered at the client’s home and within the community as well as within schools.

YOUTH SERVICES: 

Mental Health Assessment, Outpatient Counseling, Pharmacological Management, School Based Counseling services including psychoeducation prevention groups, mental health education and consultation, Intensive Home Based Treatment with Integrated Co-occurring Treatment (ICT), and Trauma Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT), After School/Partial Hospitalization Program.

 

firelands

Liberty Woods Professional Park
554 North Leavitt Road
Amherst, Ohio 44001
440-984-3882
440-984-3883 (fax)

Site Director: Dawn Kroh
Website:  http://bit.ly/25X2vVV

PAYMENT ACCEPTED: Medicaid, Medicare, Most Private Insurances and Private Pay

The Board of Mental Health provides funding on a sliding fee schedule for clients who are unable to pay for needed service.

POPULATION(S) SERVED:
Children and adolescents

YOUTH SERVICES: 

Mental Health Assessment, Outpatient Counseling, Pharmacological Management, CPST, Counseling Groups, Social Skills, Self-Esteem, Anger Management for minors, STEPPS for mood stability. Other: School-based education, prevention, and consultation.

OTHER SERVICES:
Spanish-language therapist, translation provided for all other languages, psychiatric services for members of the deaf community.

2173 North Ridge Rd., Suite E and Suite L
Lorain, Ohio 44055
440-260-6100
440-282-3400 (fax)
IntakeLorain@OhioGuidestone.org

Lorain Director: Joanna Gioia

Website: http://www.ohioguidestone.org/

PAYMENT ACCEPTED: Medicaid, and some private insurance

The Board of Mental Health provides funding on a sliding fee schedule for clients who are unable to pay for needed service.

POPULATION(S) SERVED:

Children and adolescents, and mothers experiencing maternal depression.  Specializations in Early Childhood, Adoption Mental Health, and trauma.

PROVISION OF SERVICES:

Counseling and Consultation services are provided in the office, home, selected schools and in the community. Outpatient Counseling and Psychological Assessments are also available in the Lorain office. Pharmacological Management is available in the Lorain office.

YOUTH SERVICES:

Mental Health Assessment, Outpatient Counseling, Pharmacological Management, CPST, Incredible Years, Adoption Support Groups, Parenting programs, Classroom Consultation.

SPECIALIZATIONS:

Intensive Home Based Treatment (IHBT)
Functional Family Therapy (FFT)
Early Childhood Mental Health
ProKids Juvenile Court Diversion
Maternal Depression
PROTECT
School Services
Classroom Consultation
Triple P Parenting
Incredible Years

pathways

312 Third Street, 3rd Floor
Elyria, Ohio 44035
440-323-5707
440-323-3016 (fax)

Executive Director: Ruthie Lasecki
Website: http://pathwayscounselingcenter.com/

PAYMENT ACCEPTED:
 Medicaid, Private Insurance, and Self-Pay

The Board of Mental Health provides funding on a sliding fee schedule for clients who are unable to pay for needed service.

POPULATION(S) SERVED: 
Pathways Counseling serves Lorain County residents age 2 and over, who need mental health services.

nordcenter

6140 South Broadway
Lorain, Ohio 44053
440-233-7232
866-888-NORD (6673)
800-888-6161 (24/7 Crisis Hotline)

Executive Director: Interim Executive Director Betsey Kamm (Eric L. Morse will assume Executive Director duties as of August 28, 2017)
Website: https://www.nordcenter.org

PAYMENT ACCEPTED:
Medicaid, Medicare, Private Insurances and Self- Pay
(The Board of Mental Health provides funding on a sliding fee schedule for clients who are unable to pay for needed service.)

POPULATIONS SERVED:
The Nord Center serves Lorain County residents age 5 and over, who are experiencing mental health symptoms.

YOUTH SERVICES:
Mental Health Assessment, Outpatient Counseling, Pharmacological Management, CPST, Counseling Groups,
CPST Groups, Mental Health and Alcohol and Drug Assessments, Individual/Family therapy
for Mental Health and Alcohol and Drug concerns, Group Therapy (Dialectical Behavior Therapy and Anger Management).