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 competitive employment and rapid job search, based upon the individuals vocational skills and interests.

Supported Employment/Supported Education (SEED) program

The program is for emerging adults ages 16-26. The purpose of Supported Education is to assist youth and emerging adults with their educational goals. This service is available while the individual is enrolled in mental health services with LMCS.

The aim of this service is to:

  • Help individuals to identify and achieve their educational goals.
  • Advocate for academic accommodations when appropriate.
  • Assist with time management and study skills.
  • Provide follow along supports.
  • Provide support and guidance, to Individuals enrolled in educational programs and required trainings, that lead to gainful employment, in the job or career of the Individual’s choice.
  • Promote hope and recovery.

 

lmcs in the news

 

LMCS is Hosting a Job Fair

Come join our team!   lmcs in the news   Need Help? No Initial Appointments Needed. Walk-Ins welcome at any outpatient site between 8:30 am to 1:00 pm. Staff Quick Links Below is a quick resource for LMCS staff. Contact Us Employment: 706.638.5580 Ext...

LMCS appoints new Chief Executive Officer

HEATHER LAWRY ROESNER, LPC APPOINTED TO LEAD LOOKOUT MOUNTAIN COMMUNITY SERVICES   Lookout Mountain Community Services announces the appointment of Mrs. Heather Lawry Roesner as Chief Executive Officer, after the recent retirement of Dr. Tom Ford, who led...

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Kaleidoscope March is National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month, a time to educate our communities on the needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) and reflect on the progress made toward improving quality of...

 

Need Help?

No Initial Appointments Needed. Walk-Ins welcome at any outpatient site between 8:00 am to 1:00 pm.

 

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