Important Notice

ACCEPTING NEW CLIENTS:  NO

If we are accepting new clients please complete our intake paperwork and submit it. Once your paperwork is received and we have a therapist that meets your needs, you will be contacted. We provide both telehealth and in person sessions at this time based on your specific preferences and therapist availability.


COUNSELING & THERAPY
SUBSTANCE ABUSE
EVALUATION & TREATMENT
CONSULTATION & EDUCATION PROGRAMS
Counseling
Treatment
Assistance
Our clinicians provide many options for counseling from individual sessions to couples, family, anger management guidance, child guidance and more.
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Counseling often provides a meaningful intervention for those who are affected by substance abuse or dependence. Support groups are often helpful as well.
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FCS has developed three outreach services designed to encourage the early use of counseling resources to prevent the further development of more serious problems.
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Welcome to Family Counseling Services

Family Counseling Services of Athens has been providing affordable counseling services for Northeast Georgia since 1969.  Our core services include individual, marriage, and family counseling. In addition, we offer a number of special programs addressing such concerns as youth alcohol and drug abuse, children's adjustment to divorce, anger management. Agency staff include social workers, professional counselors, marriage and family therapists, and certified addiction counselors.

Our Mission Statement

The Mission of FCS is to provide professional and affordable counseling and education services to meet individual, family, and community needs of Athens-Clarke County and surrounding areas.

New Program

Post Pandemic Recovery Services Program (funded by the United Way of Northeast Georgia) – providing mental health and addiction treatment for those who have been deeply impacted by the pandemic and lack financial resources.

 

2018, 2019, 2020, and 2021, 2022 Athens Best of the Best Counseling Service Winner