JFSA Achieving Potential: Counseling and Psychiatry Services

Helps individuals manage life transitions, resolve personal crises, learn new ways to behave more effectively, and cope with personal emotional upset and/or mental illness through a therapeutic relationship with trained mental health professionals.

Debbie Chickering, Executive Director

Counseling Services
JFSA helps individuals manage life transitions, resolve personal crises, learn new ways to behave more effectively, and cope with personal emotional upset and/or mental illness through a therapeutic relationship with trained mental health professionals. This service is based on a confidential individual mental health assessment to determine the appropriate treatment plan and goals. Counseling services are available in an individual or group format.

Psychiatry & Pharmacological Management

JFSA assists individuals with mental illness reduce or alleviate symptoms of psychiatric illness. Staff psychiatrists assess and prescribe medications. Psychiatric nurses are used when necessary and stack medications, monitor side effects, compliance, and provide medication education.