Adult Services

Our ABH program provides services and supports for people living with serious mental illness and their families. The Guidance Center has a continuum of care that includes intensive outreach services through our Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) Team, Dialectical Behavioral Treatment, traditional outpatient care with individual and group therapy, case management, medication management, supported employment, and skill building activities in the community.



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To sign up for myStrength:
1. Visit and click “Sign Up”

2. Enter your information, and the following Access Code:

  • if you are a Member/Consumer: DWMHAc
  • if you are Care Giver/Guardian: DWMHAcare
  • if you are a Community Member:  DWMHAp
  • if you are a Provider staff person for personal use: DWMHAstaff

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  • Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)
  • Case management
  • Individual, family, and group therapy (mental health and substance abuse)
  • Nursing
  • Psychiatric
  • Psychological testing
  • Skill building
  • Supported Employment
  • Workforce Development

Community Recovery

The purpose of community recovery services is to promote recovery, increase consumer independence, facilitate community integration, and enhance existing networks of support. Services include peer-led educational workshops and other recovery-oriented learning activities. Click here for more information.

Substance Abuse

Our team of highly qualified staff provide services for adults and adolescents experiencing difficulties directly related to drug and/or alcohol use and dependency. The Guidance Center provides both adult and adolescent outpatient and intensive outpatient services as well as individual and group therapy. There are options for both day and evening intensive outpatient programming for adults and afternoon intensive outpatient for adolescents.


For more information on questions to ask when seeking substance abuse treatment click here.