adult services

We provide services to anyone four years of age and older who lives in Catoosa, Chattooga, Dade, or Walker Counties and who are in need of Mental Health and Addictive Disease Treatment.

Adult Outpatient Services

Lookout Mountain Community Services (LMCS) provides a full array of mental health services to adults with a wide range of behavioral and/or psychiatric disorders.  Outpatient treatment modalities include diagnostic assessments, individual, group, and family therapy, as well as psychiatric evaluations and medication.

Recovery Services

Case Management

Case Management is a community-based service that assesses needs, provides linkage and referral, along with monitoring and follow-up.  Recipients of this service are those individuals who are severely and persistently mentally ill, and have a high rate of psychiatric inpatient hospitalizations, or have recently been incarcerated, or are chronically homeless. Services include: assistance in finding safe, affordable housing, opportunities for social interaction, or other services an individual may need.

Addictive Diseases Support Services and Psychosocial Rehabilitation-Individual

Addictive Diseases Support Services and Psychosocial Rehabilitation-Individual guide those who are severely mentally ill or have addictive disease issues towards recovery, by providing education and support.  Services include education in the areas of mental health, physical health, social and leisure skills, education, employment, substance use, daily living skills, and family relationships.

Peer Support Program

LMCS offers a Peer Support Program located in Walker County.  The program operates five days a week, and offers training and supports in the four environments essential to recovery: living, learning, working, and social.  The agency employs a Certified Peer Specialist who serves as the Program Leader.

Supported Employment

LMCS offers an extensive Supported Employment Program for persons recovering from severe and persistent mental illness. The Supported Employment Program emphasizes competetive employment and rapid job search, based upon the individuals vocational skills and interests.

lmcs in the news

Spotlight: Kaleidoscope Supported Employment in the Community

Over a dozen businesses in Walker County take part in Kaleidoscope Supported Employment, a program of Lookout Mountain Community Services. These local businesses value diversity in the workplace, as they hire individuals with developmental disabilities. To learn more,...

Kaleidoscope in the Community

From left, Kaleidoscope program participant John Lilley, employees Darlene Cannon and Jeanna Sitton and participant Chris Williams at Thursday's Dade First-Family Connection collaborative luncheon. The participants told the audience about their jobs in the community....

Kaleidoscope Reps visit the Georgia State Capitol

Kaleidoscope visits the Georgia State Capitol Recently, Lookout Mountain Community Services Kaleidoscope program direct support staff Brooklyn Espy, representing Kaleidoscope South-Summerville, and Nathan Gibson, representing Kaleidoscope...

Need Help?

No Initial Appointments Needed. Walk-Ins welcome at the following outpatient sites.

  • Fort Oglethorpe O/P Clinic
    • Between 8:30 am to 1:00 pm, Mon-Friday
  • LaFayette O/P Clinic
    • Between 8:30 am to 1:00 pm, Tues, Wed, & Thurs.
  • Summerville O/P Clinic
    • Between 8:30 am to 1:00 pm, Mon-Fri.
  • Trenton O/P Clinic
    • Between 8:30 am to 1:00 pm, Mon-Fri.

Staff Quick Links

Below is a quick resource for LMCS staff.

Contact Us

Employment: 706.638.5580 Ext 4114
Clinical Q&A: 706.638.5580 Ext 4151
Business Q&A: 706.638.5580 Ext 4135
Executive Director: 706.638.5584
Individual Complaints: 844.815.8233
GA Crisis & Access Line: 800.715.4225