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Southern Highlands CMHC

Outpatient Services


Our outpatient services department includes psychiatrists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, counselors, social workers, a hospital liaison worker, and nurses. Referrals can be made at any of our satellite offices. Fees are based on income and eligibility of diagnosis for services.

Office Based Medication Assisted Treatment (OBMAT)

Southern Highlands provides Office Based Medication Assisted Treatment (OBMAT) services, such as Suboxone, for those suffering with Opioid Addiction. The goal of the OBMAT program is to assist consumers in attaining recovery while also learning how to live a recovery-oriented lifestyle. In addition to medication, consumers are required to attend group and individual therapy sessions to assist with the recovery process.

DUI (Driving Under the Influence) Classes

For consumers arrested for DUI, Southern Highlands provides the series of classes necessary for reinstatement of a drivers permit. The classes are approximately six weeks and are taught in Mercer and McDowell counties. There is a cost for the class. The fee must be paid at the time of enrollment and is non-refundable. Individuals may qualify for discounts with proof of income.