Fifth Street Counseling Center is a Joint Commission-Accredited Medicaid Community Mental Health Center That Offers Behavioral Health Services in Broward County
Broward County residents can now receive first-class mental health services from a Joint Commission accredited counseling and mental health center. With three locations, Fifth Street Counseling Center aims to serve the greater community by providing a host of services for individuals, families, couples, and adolescents that are covered by Medicaid.
PLANTATION, Fla., December 31, 2019 (Newswire.com) – Since 1991, Fifth Street Counseling Center has been serving Broward County residents at three convenient locations: Plantation, Pompano Beach, and Miramar, Florida. With trained professionals and therapists on-hand, the center offers a safe and accepting environment for any community member that needs help. Fifth Street also provides counseling services and support for a wide range of emotional and behavioral issues that include therapy for anxiety and depression, substance abuse, grief, and loss. Additionally, they offer professional expertise and family-oriented, solution-focused therapy for parents, children, and couples as well as group counseling, domestic violence help, batterer intervention programs (BIP), and anger management therapy.
Fifth Street Counseling Center is Joint Commission accredited and accepts Medicaid as well as many other commercial health insurance plans. The goal is to make sure that patients have access to the best mental healthcare regardless of their level of income. Whether community members need to meet special court-ordered conditions from the Broward County Sheriff’s Department Misdemeanor Probation and Pretrial Services or specific testing to aid in proper drug and alcohol treatments, Fifth Street Counseling Center is there to service all their needs.
“Along with a full scope of mental health services, we offer Intensive Outpatient Treatment programs, drug testing, and medication-assisted treatment services including Vivitrol® injections. We also work closely with the Florida Department of Corrections Felony Probation as well as agencies from around the country. We are a contracted provider to Child Net/Florida Department of Children and Families, Broward-Dade Safety Council and Metro Traffic School and many other local employers. We care about our community and our doors are open to all,” said Garry Smyth, Certified Addiction Specialist and Chief Operating Officer of Fifth Street Counseling Center.
Fifth Street Counseling Center understands the complexities that come with mental health issues and is committed to excellence in the delivery of care and services to its clients. Start the journey toward a healthier state-of-mind, today.