Important Notice

Our office has taken several measures to ensure the safety of both clients and staff. NO clients will be seen in the office beginning 3/23/20. We are offering telehealth services if you still need to meet and it is appropriate for your situation. If you are interested in distance counseling please let us know by emailing We will send you a consent form and notify your counselor to discuss your options. Your counselor will let you know more about future scheduling and how payments will work. Thank you for your patience and understanding during this difficult time.
Tiffany George, Executive Director

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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Cine-Therapy, music therapy, and therapeutic readings as an adjunct to traditional therapy.  Help yourself to staff recommended music, movies, and readings.
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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.


How We Can Help

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

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