Counseling and Wellness


Counseling and Wellness

Southwest Solutions provides many program to help individuals of all ages improve their behavioral and physical health and their quality of life.


Adult Counseling Services
Mental illness can affect anyone, regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, age or income level. Our quality health services for adults with mental illness make it possible for those we serve to recover and become productive members of the community. They work, attend school, socialize and become self-sufficient. We provide a system of support driven by our guiding principles: respect, responsibility and recovery. We believe that the mentally ill can recover, and their success stories, which are often dramatic, are the reason for our being.
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Children, Youth and Families Counseling
Our family-centered programs serve children and youth who have a severe emotional disturbance, have been adjudicated by the juvenile court, or are at risk of being placed out of the community due to behavioral problems. Our mission is to help children and youth change their lives so that they will make decisions in the best interests of their future and wellbeing. We use a Wraparound Approach to create a plan of care that is tailored and well-suited for each child or youth we serve. We partner with the young person’s family and engage the agencies and support services needed to help the child or youth succeed.
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Cornerstone is an effective, nationally-recognized initiative that helps young people integrate into their communities and lead productive lives as they transition to adulthood. Participants learn the life skills they need to be successful and independent.
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Family Alliance for Change
Family Alliance for Change (FAFC) Resource Hub is a parent-driven program that supports, educates and empowers parents and caregivers of children with mental health challenges in Wayne County.
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Integrated Health Services
Integrated Health Services provides integrated primary and behavioral healthcare services by an integrated team in partnership with Covenant Community Care. The team addresses multiple chronic healthcare conditions at the same time, some of which are psychiatric and some which are medical care needs.
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Juvenile Justice and Youth Assistance
Our program is a collaboration with Bridgeway Services, a Care Management Organization (CMO) that was created by Southwest Counseling Solutions and The Guidance Center. Bridgeway is a contract agency for the Wayne County Department of Children and Family Services to provide services to adjudicated and at-risk youth in southwest Detroit.
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My Next Move
My Next Move teaches about career development, job readiness, life and leadership skills, and financial literacy.

To obtain a copy of the Detroit Wayne Integrated Health Network (DWIHN) Member Handbook and the Detroit Wayne Integrated Health Network (DWIHN) Provider Directory, follow this link. This information can be found under Member Resources or under Customer Service Resources.

CARF Accreditation

We are CARF accredited in these areas:
  • Case Management/ Services Coordination: Mental Health (Adults)
  • Integrated Behavioral Health/Primary Care: Mental Health (Adults)
  • Outpatient Treatment: Integrated: AOD/MH (Adults)
  • Outpatient Treatment: Integrated: AOD/MH (Children and Adolescents)
  • Outpatient Treatment: Mental Health (Children and Adolescents)
  • Supported Living: Mental Health (Adults)
  • Rapid Rehousing and Homelessness Prevention Programs
  • Governance Standards


Adult Counseling Services Programs served 2301 consumers in 2014

42% of consumers achieved meaningful levels of functional improvement; 97% of those persons served were satisfied or very satisfied with the services they received

Juvenile justice program served 213 youth referred by juvenile court in 2014
Go-Getters serves 60 people a day and provides 1500 hot meals per month
Development Disabilities Services has 140 active consumers so they can live healthy and fulfilling lives and realize their strengths
Children, Youth, and Family Services Programs served 1005 consumers in 2014; 57% of consumers achieved meaningful levels of functional improvement; Consumers achieved 61% of their goals for intervention


  • For contact information for a specific program, please visit that particular  program page. Anyone seeking our counseling services should contact our ACCESS and Welcome Center, which is the point of entry for all our mental health programs. To contact the ACCESS unit, call 313.841.7474 Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM. 


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