Mental Health Resources

Mental health counseling services are available to qualified families and students within Center Unified School District. Please contact our office for more information.

Additionally, the following organizations provide an array of services for individuals, groups or families within Sacramento county:


ACCESS Mental Health Agency

  • Provides triage, assessments and referrals

Please call 916.875.1055 for more information.

La Familia

  • Provides psychiatric services on-site
  • Offers MFT & MSW services
  • School-site clinicians are available
  • Home-based clinicians are available
  • Only accepts Medi-Cal

For more information, please contact: 916.452.3601

Diogenes Youth Services

Provides crisis counseling services for individuals, groups, and families.

Phone: 1.800.339.7177


The Effort

Provides psychiatric evaluation, medication management, and professional counseling for individuals, couples, families, adolescents, and children.

* Offers sliding scale payments

* Accepts Medi-Cal

Contact information:

6015 Watt Ave #2
North Highlands, CA 95660

Phone: 916.325.5556

Terra Nova

Provides group services for anger management ($35 for 12 sessions) and also provides services for AMAC (Adults Molested As Children).

* Co-parenting support services
* Offers sliding scale payments
* Accepts Medi-Cal

Contact information:

5750 Sunrise Dr
Citrus Heights, CA 95610

Phone: 916.344.0249

Compassionate Friends

  • Offers free support groups for parents who are grieving the death of a child

Please call 916.457.4096 for more information.

Children's Bereavement Art Group

  • Provides bi-weekly support groups for youth ages 4-16.

Contact Peggy Gulsher at 916.454.6555.

UC Davis Grief Support Groups

  • Grief support for youth and young adults ages 17-24

For more information, please call: 916.734.1135.