About Us

The mission of the Mental Health Center is to do what we can to provide treatment,
education and assistance to people affected by mental health problems.

The Mental Health Center of North Central Alabama is a public, non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that has provided psychiatric and mental health services for Lawrence, Limestone and Morgan counties since 1967. The Mental Health Center can date its origins back to the Federal Community Mental Health Center Act and Act 310 of the Alabama State Legislature in 1967.

Services provided by the Mental Health Center include treatment for people with mental illnesses, counseling and therapy for adults, children and families, co-occurring substance abuse treatment, in-home treatment services, case management, geriatric programs, employee assistance programs, psychiatric assessment and medication prescription, and other programs that serve the mental health needs of the north central Alabama community

Programs include: the Decatur Morgan Counseling Center (DMCC), Moulton- Lawrence Counseling Center (MLCC), Athens -Limestone Counseling Center (ALCC), The Albany Clinic for Children (CTAC), and Options Geriatric Program.  The Center has approximately 180 staff including psychiatrists, nurses, clinicians, social workers, counselors, case managers and numerous support personnel.  Services are provided at our outpatient clinics, local schools, nursing homes, courthouses, and other locations. During  2015 the Mental Health Center provided outpatient treatment services for  over 4,507 people.

Title VI Notice of Protection Against Discrimination
El titulo VI Nota de Proteccion Discriminacion racial

The Mental Health Center of North Central Alabama, Inc. complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, or sex. 

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The Mental Health Center of North Central Alabama, Inc. cumple con las leyes federales de derechos civiles aplicables y no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, nacionalidad, edad, discapacidad o sexo. 

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The Mental Health Center of North Central Alabama, Inc. 遵守適用的聯邦民權法律規定,不因種族、膚色、民族血統、年齡、殘障或性別而歧視任何人。 

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