Family Counseling Services of Athens, Inc.

How We Help


Some common concerns...

Carina is a single mother trying to stay in school but feels overwhelmed as she balances childcare and school responsibilities.

Michael & Ella are concerned that the children will not understand their decision to divorce

Tanisha is troubled by the fact that her three relationships didn't work out. She is beginning to question whether she may be doing things to "drive them away".

Paul & Anita recently married. Both brought children from previous marriages. They are concerned about recent disagreements regarding differences in parenting styles.

Joe was recently arrested for hitting his wife during an argument. This is the second time he has become violent. He wants to know how he can save his marriage

Carmen recently found beer in her 14-year-old son's closet. He says he was keeping it for a friend. Should she be concerned.

Juan, an eight year-old boy told his mom that a neighbor "touched him." What should she do?

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FCS is a well established agency serving the Northeast Georgia area since 1971. Its staff are caring, non-judgmental people recognized as leaders within their profession.

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Family and Individual Counseling Services

It can happen suddenly or over a long period of time…….an illness strikes, a family member becomes violent, a divorce is threatened, depression or anxiety builds up, relationships suffer. Personal and family problems like these cause a great deal of pain, often without warning. Our counseling services can lend strength and vision when times seem the most difficult. They enable children and adults to solve individual difficulties, improve their relationships and engage in healthy family dynamics. More about Services >>>



--Special Note --
We are not an emergency facility. If you need emergency assistance please contact the appropriate institution (or call 911)

--Appointments--
Our business office is open Monday through Wednesday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Fridays 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Therapy sessions are "as scheduled" between you and your therapist. Business office staff keep all therapy schedules. Canceled or rescheduled appointment can be done without talking directly with the therapist, However, we require 24-hour notice to avoid charges for the session.


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