WHO IS THE GUIDANCE CENTER
The Guidance Center, Inc. is an Outpatient Mental Health & Counseling agency. Our agency is locally owned and operated and has been providing quality services to Greater New Orleans since 1983 . Our staff offer services to adults, children and adolescents.
The mission of The Guidance Center is to provide accessible and effective outpatient mental health services to the residents of St. Bernard and neighboring parishes. Our approach is client centered and solution focused with a goal of achieving specific outcomes as defined by the client.
We have been continuously CARF accredited since 2009. The Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) accreditation signals a service provider’s commitment to continually improving services, encouraging feedback, and serving the community. In October 2018, we received our 4th straight 3-year accreditation. This is the highest accreditation that can be given to agencies.
The Guidance Center accepts Medicaid (All Healthy Louisiana Plans), Medicare and most Advantage plans, most private insurance plans, and self-pay.