Oconee Mental Health Clinic - Seneca

General Information
Description of ProgramOconee Mental Health Clinic is the main provider of community mental health care in Oconee County, South Carolina. The professional staff is composed of therapists, social workers, rehabilitation counselors, nurses, and psychiatrists. Services -- including clinical assessment; individual, group, and family counseling and education; care coordination; psychosocial rehabilitation; medication monitoring; behavior modification/management; school-based interventions; etc. -- are designed to achieve recovery related to mental illness symptom reduction, coping and decision-making abilities, psychological/social functioning, self-esteem and growth, and relational problems.
Urgent Services ProvidedCrisis counseling
Geographic AreaOconee
Facility/ADA AccessFacilities are accessible by persons with disabilities.
Intake ProcedureCall the clinic in your county for an initial screening appointment with a counselor to determine appropriate treatment needs. Clinic may require a urine drug test at the screening appointment as part of the diagnostic process. All clients receive an orientation at the screening which includes an explanation and written information about the range of services available, consumer rights, crisis services (during and after hours), and cost and payment schedules. See 'Intake Requirements' below.
Intake RequirementsHealth Insurance Card(s), Medicaid Card, Medical History, Medicare Card, Medication List, Proof of Income
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish; interpreter services may be arranged.
EligibilityAny adult, adolescent, or child experiencing a treatable mental illness who could likely benefit from individual, group, or family therapy
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesSliding Scale
Insurance AcceptedHealth Insurance, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Pay
Hours of OperationServices are available 8:30am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday. On-call staff respond to emergencies 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.
Contact Information
Contact's PositionClinic Staff
Physical Site Address 1115 Carter Park Road
Physical Site City, State, ZipSeneca, SC 29678
Main Phone(864) 885-0157
Emergency/After Hours Phone(864) 885-0157
TDD Phone(864) 878-6905
Fax(864) 882-3974
Web Addresswww.aopmentalhealth.org
Director Information
Director's NameMs. Gayle Rice, RN
Director's PositionClinic Manager
Additional Information
Secondary ServicesMental health support services to community care home residents
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
Anderson-Oconee-Pickens Mental Health Center (AOP)
This Program: Oconee Mental Health Clinic - Seneca
Affiliated Services: Behavior Management
Care Management (Case Management - Service Coordination)
Crisis Hotline
Mental Health Counseling
Mental Health - Non-Residential Evaluation/Treatment
Psychiatric Day Treatment
Volunteer Opportunities