State College, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) August 10, 2012
Onward Behavioral Health (http://www.obhcares.com) has served the Philadelphia region for nearly 25 years by providing quality outpatient substance abuse treatment and mental health counseling services for children, adolescents, and adults. Substance abuse treatment and mental health counseling services will be provided at the new State College, Pennsylvania location. Services are provided through Rehab After Work/Rehab After School and Life Counseling Services. Additionally, Onward Behavioral Health operates a residential treatment center for adult women with eating disorders called Magnolia Creek Treatment Center. Magnolia Creek Treatment Center is located just outside of Birmingham, Alabama.
Onward Behavioral Health is a private provider of outpatient behavioral health services that specializes in group and individual substance abuse treatment for adolescents and adults as well as group and individual mental health counseling services for children, adolescents, and adults. Substance abuse services are delivered through the Rehab After Work/Rehab After School Program while mental health services are delivered through Life Counseling Services and The Light Program. Onward Behavioral Health also has intensive outpatient and residential programming for adults suffering from eating disorders.
Onward Behavioral Health is a rapidly growing company with 34 unique locations that is focused on introducing their counseling services to new markets. In May of 2012, Onward Behavioral Health opened an office at 270 Walker Drive in State College, Pennsylvania. Onward Behavioral Health offers outpatient mental health counseling services at the State College office. Outpatient substance abuse treatment will be added to the State College location by the end of August, 2012.
“Our mission is to help hurting people through the provision of quality counseling services. We understand that everyone experiences challenges in their lives and we exist to help people meet those challenges” said Guy Murray, President and CEO of Onward Behavioral Health. “The State College community is near to my heart as an alumnus of Penn State University. We know that there is a high demand for counseling services in the State College community and I am excited that Onward Behavioral Health will be able to contribute to the overall well-being of the community”.
According to Mr. Murray, Onward Behavioral Health has been growing and is aggressively pursuing opportunities in new markets. “My vision for Onward Behavioral Health is continued growth through acquisitions and through the development of our existing programs. We have been able to introduce our therapeutic programs into new markets because of our reputation for providing high quality services. We have master’s level, licensed therapists and are able to get prospective clients connected with counseling services quickly”.
Community members interested in learning more about Onward Behavioral Health and the services that they provide can visit http://www.obhcares.com where they will find links to the websites of each of Onward Behavioral Health’s distinct counseling programs. State College area residents can call 1-800-238-HELP to schedule a counseling appointment at Onward Behavioral Health’s State College office or to receive more information about Onward Behavioral Health’s services.