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Far West Center - Amherst, OH    Phone: 440-988-4900

Far West Center

574 North Leavitt Road
Amherst, OH. 44001

The Far West Center was founded in 1974 when it used to serve as a community effort dealing with grassroots issues. Over the years, it has been growing and it is now recognized as one of the leading provider of high quality and comprehensive behavioral and mental health care services in the region. These services are mostly available on an outpatient basis. - The agency takes care of adults who are struggling with mental health disorders, illnesses, and other related problems. In particular, most of these clients tend to experience issues in their daily lives, including but not limited to overwhelming circumstances and situations, stress, and other serious problems. - The team working at the center is highly experienced, licensed, and reactive to the needs of their clients. It is comprised of case managers, counselors, social workers, nurses, psychologists, and psychiatrists. This team at the Far West Center works in collaboration to provide high quality mental and behavioral health care services to over 2,000 individual clients and their families in the region.

Type of Care offered at Far West Center in Amherst, Ohio:

Mental Health Care

Service Settings offered by Far West Center in Amherst:

Outpatient Programs Outpatient Mental Health Facility Community Mental Health Center Partial hospitalization/day treatment

Types of Treatment Approaches provided by Far West Center in Amherst, OH.:

Individual Psychotherapy Group Therapy Cognitive/behavior Therapy Dialectical Behavior Therapy Behavior Modification Trauma Therapy Activity Therapy Telemedicine Therapy

Payment Types accepted by Far West Center in Amherst, Ohio:

Cash or Self-Payment Medicaid Medicare State Financed Health Insurance Plan Other Than Medicaid Private Health Insurance State Mental Health Agency Funds State Welfare or Child And Family Services Funds County or Local Government Funds Community Mental Health Block Grants Sliding Fee Scale (Fee Is Based On Income and Other Factors) Payment Assistance (Check With Facility For Details)

Special Programs Offered:

Persons With Co-Occurring Mental And Substance Abuse Disorders Persons Who Have Experienced Trauma Persons With Serious Mental Illness (SMI) Persons With Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) Case management Education services Family psychoeducation Illness management and recovery Consumer-run (peer-support) services Psychosocial rehabilitation services

Age Groups Accepted:

Young Adults Adults Seniors (65 Or Older)

Language Services:

Services For The Hearing-Impaired Spanish

Smoking Policy:

Smoking Not Allowed

Facility Operation:

Private non-profit organization

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