1. Common Ground

    Gateway to ALL mental health services in Oakland County.
    24-Hour Resource and Crisis Helpline
  1. University of Detroit Mercy Counseling Clinic

    McNichols Campus,
    4001 W. McNichols Rd.
    Detroit, MI 48221
    “Provides no-cost comprehensive mental health counseling services to children and adults including individual, family, and group counseling to address a variety of personal issues”
  1. Madonna University – Graham Counseling Center

    36600 SchoolcrafT
    Livonia, MI 48150
    This set up is similar to the University of Detroit clinic.
  1. Families in Action

    Mary Ellen and Leon Judd – Chairpersons
    Designed specifically for people with a loved one that is experiencing a serious form of mental illness.  The program was initially developed by NAMI-Michigan. It is a series of ten, 2 hour weekly sessions facilitated by family members who have been trained by the Education Committee of NAMI-Michigan.  Small cost.
  1. Oakland County Community Mental Health

    24 hours a day
    Call for services and eligibility
  1. Easter Seals

    Mental Health Services in Oakland County   
    Children – 248-483-7804; Adults 248-372-6800
    Easter Seals provides exceptional services, education, outreach, and advocacy so that people living with autism and other disabilities can live, learn, work and play in our communities.
    Initial contact is made through Common Ground
  1. Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance – Metropolitan Detroit  


    Confidential Support Group meetings at no cost.
    They have groups for Family Members only.
    They provide a number of services. This is for people who want to supplement existing treatment with a confidential network of support and acceptance.

  1. Oakland County Health Dept., Office of Substance Abuse

  1. Affirmations   

    Toll free helpline: 1-800-398-4297
    290 W. 9 Mile Road
    Ferndale, MI  48220
    Specializing in affordable counseling services for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community. Sliding fee scale, and some insurances accepted.
  1. Counseling and Psychotherapy
    Growth for Life, PLLC

    1026 W. Eleven Mile Road
    Ste. C
    Royal Oak, MI 48067
    Bart Burger, MA Psychotherapist 248-752-4614
    Sea`n O`Tualthal, Counselor 248-752-4613

They have a sliding fee scale They only do cash or check; no credit/debit cards. They welcome calls in advance to discuss the fees before any appointment is made.

  1. Oakland Family Services
    Mental Health Services including Adolescent Substance Abuse, Alcohol and Drug Treatment and Family Trauma

    • Pontiac – 248-858-7766
    • Berkley – 248-544-4004
    • Rochester Hills – 248-853-0850
    • Walled Lake – 248-624-3812
  1. Wayne State Psychology Clinic

    Therapy  and counseling provided to children adolescents and adults with a range of problems.
    Sliding fee scale, insurance not accepted.
  1. Oakland Integrated Healthcare Network

    For all patients regardless of inability to pay. Discounts offered depending upon family size and income.
  1. Nurse On Call
    8:30 – 4:00 pm M-F
    RNs answer the phone. They have a very good list of resources. This is NOT a testing site.