Our Services

Diagnostic Assessment
Individual, Family, Couples, Marital, and Group Therapies
Psychiatric Evaluation
Psychiatric Medication Management
Short-Term Psychotherapy
Child Psychiatry Specialty
Alcohol and other Drug Addiction Services
Supportive Services for Veteran Families
Prevention Services
Integrated Health Care

Outpatient Services
Outpatient services consists of: individual, marital, and family counseling for ages 3 and above. Substance Use disorder treatment for individual and group sessions are also available. Group therapy consists of Anger Management group, Dual Diagnosis Substance use group and Seeking Safety Trauma and substance use group. These services are provided through scheduled appointments by a staff of Behavioral Health Professionals.

Community Based Therapy
Community Based Therapy is a structured, strength-based, collaborative, therapeutic relationship between a clinical team and a youth/adult and his/her family for the purpose of treating the client’s behavioral health needs. Community Based Therapy works to enhance the family’s present capacity to understand the client’s needs and to support changes that promote healthy functioning where the client lives, learns, works and plays. Our Community Based Therapists are licensed therapists who can meet with the client at their school, home, office, and in the community to work on mental health symptoms and behavior.

Case Management Services
The Maumee Valley Guidance Center offers case management services to adults and youth with severe behavioral issues or mental disabilities. Case managers assist individuals with various needs so that they may remain independently functioning in the community. Treatment planning, coordinating services, advocating for client’s goals, and assisting clients in successful community living are just a few of the services of case management. these services are available 24 hours a day.

Psychiatric and Medication Management
Psychiatric services include psychiatric assessment and diagnosis; psychiatric medication evaluation and management, consultation, and treatment. Psychiatry service not only provides services to adults but also to the special needs of young children.

Supportive Services for Veteran Families Program
Through the Supportive Services for Veterans and their Families (SSVF) Maumee Valley Guidance Center will focus to improve housing stability of low-income Veterans and their families.

Prevention Services
We offer many community and school based programs such as: Healthy IDEAS a program that focuses on depression in older adults; Signs of Suicide a school based program for 7th & 9th grades; Incredible Years program a school based social-emotional program for Pre K-1st grade, Mental Health First Aid (Youth & Adult) an 8-hour course that teaches participants how to help someone who is developing a mental health problem or experiencing a mental health crisis. Community presentations on various topics available upon request.

Clubhouse Program
The Maumee Valley Guidance Center offers the Clubhouse program designed to support the client’s desires and goals to remain in their natural community environment. The program provides a supportive environment offering daily living skills development, recreation and leisure activity in an environment of staff and client.

Maumee Valley Guidance Center Integrated Health Care
Our job at Maumee Valley Guidance Center Integrated Health Care is to give the best health care possible. We want to see clients for regular health check-ups and when they are ill. Our number one priority is helping people stay physically and mentally healthy. Our Health Care is provided by Health Partners of Western Ohio and is located at Maumee Valley Guidance Center’s Defiance office. Website: