Orchard does the majority of it’s work through public awareness, professional development, and family and parent support across the nation. Our activities include national, state and local presentations and training sessions. Orchard also offers low and no cost books and therapeutic resources to individuals and families to promote healthy learning, growth and development.
Direct face-to-face services are available in the greater Metropolitan Atlanta area of Georgia. In addition to Atlanta, we also serve the Douglasville, Villa Rica, Hiram, and Lithia Springs area of Atlanta. Please scroll down for a description of services.
Please note that some services, such as teacher & parent training and family coaching, are available over the Internet and through Webinar type presentations. Contact us for more information!
Counseling Services: Clinical Mental Health Counseling services are available to address a variety of issues. Our trained staff are ready to help your child deal with challenges of childhood including trauma, grief, and attachment developmental issues. Family, couple, and substance use disorder counseling services are also available. We serve individuals from birth to the mature years, focusing on lifespan development and brain based learning strategies.
Please call us or send an email to set up a brief phone consultation to see if we are able to support you in achieving your goals at (770) 686 0894
Parent Training: Parents are able to engage in sessions to promote parent effectiveness, child behavior, and overall family resilience and balance. We work in a cooperative manner, helping parents recognize their strengths and fill in areas that can be even more effective. Some sessions are with parents and staff member only, while other sessions are conducted with the parents, children, and staff working together.
Parent Training sessions can be scheduled as stand-alone services or as part of a larger counseling or coaching program. Please call us today to see if we are able to support you in achieving your parenting and child rearing goals at (770) 686 0894
Family Coaching: Families are powerful social units that help support the community, but conflicts and individual issues can interfere with family enjoyment and effectiveness. Family Coaching is an effective strategy to bring the entire family together – sometimes several generations work as a team = to achieve shared goals and improve overall family life satisfaction and effectiveness. Family Coaching sessions can be scheduled as stand-alone services or as part of a larger counseling or coaching program. Please call us today to see if we are able to support your family in achieving your goals and dreams … at (770) 686 0894.
Common Questions & Answers:
Question: Does the client really lay on a couch for counseling like in the movies?
Answer: Clients typically sit where they are comfortable in the counseling space. If a couch happens to be available, we would not stop anyone from resting, but so far, none of our clients lay on a couch during the session like you see in the movies.
Question: Do you accept insurance?
Answer: We do not accept insurance for counseling, coaching, or therapy … but we do have payment plans and accept some clients on a sliding scale based on ability to pay. Please call us to discuss your situation and concerns at (770) 686 0894.
Question: Do you work with children with emotional or behavioral problems?
Answer: Yes, we work with children who have emotional or behavioral problems as well as developmental and mental health challenges. As always, our services are able to extend to siblings, parents, and family members to create the most effective and holistic treatment plan.
Question: What age can a child begin to see a counselor or therapist?
Answer: We work with infants, children, adolescents, and adults … from birth to maturity. Our goal with very young infants and children is to focus on developmental issues, promote healthy attachment development, and support a strong parent-child bond. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at (770) 686 0894.
Question: Do you offer couples or relationship counseling services?
Answer: Yes, we work with couples, married and single. Relationships are a critical part of the human existence, and relationship satisfaction is an important aspect of healthy human development. Please call for more information or to schedule an appointment.
Question: What are some of the issues that you address in counseling and therapy?
Answer: We work with a variety of individual, family, and relationship challenges … following is a list of some of the issues for which we provide services and support …
- Addicted – Substance (alcohol, drugs, etc.) & Process (self-harming, eating disorder, etc)
- Attachment Disorder
- Autism – Socialization Training & Developmental Support
- Behavior Problems
- Blended Families
- Domestic Violence
- Disinhibited Social Engagement Disorder – (DSED)
- Education Challenges
- Emotional & Behavioral Disorder
- Foster Care
- Grief & Loss
- Intimate Partner Violence
- Learning Problems
- PTSD – Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
- Reactive Attachment Disorder – (RAD)
- Trauma Abuse Neglect
- Veteran & Military – Family & Parenting Challenges