Other Outpatient Counseling

HCS’s Outpatient Counseling provides individual, family and group counseling. The agency specializes in providing the following therapy modalities:

  • General Therapy

  • Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TF-CBT)

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT)

  • EMDR

  • DBT

  • Play Therapy

  • Animal-Assisted Therapy (AATC)

  • Equine Therapy


  • 6 -17 years old

  • Enrolled in one of the following health plans: Banner University, UHC, Molina, Mercy Care ACC, and Mercy Care CHP

  • Is not in need of detoxification or experiencing active substance addiction requiring medical intervention

  • Is able to benefit from the treatment modalities offered by the clinical staff members of the program

  • Is not considered to be an active danger to self or others requiring a higher level of care

  • Is appropriate for the level of intervention provided

To refer a client for the DBT program, send the following documents to BHReferral@hcs-az.org:

  • Direct Service Referral form with up to date contact information

  • Initial Assessment/ Annual Psychological Evaluation including current diagnosis and BHP signature

  • CFT or provider Service Plan with parent/ guardian signature identifying DBT

  • Strengths, Needs, Cultural Discovery (if one has been completed)

  • CAS II for youth over 5

  • Crisis Plan (if one has been completed)