GREENVILLE MENTAL HEALTH CENTER
The Greenville Mental Health Center is a facility of the South Carolina Department of Mental Health and provides quality Mental Health Services to adults, children, adolescents, and their families. Problems can usually be treated without hospitalization and we make every effort to minimize disruption of jobs and home life. Privacy is carefully protected.
FROM THE DIRECTOR
Welcome to our website! You are the reason that our Center exists! I know that this website will give you more understanding and information about the opportunities we offer to improve your life; as well as provide you with important updates about our center.
We have been serving Greenville by providing outpatient diagnostic and treatment services to those with emotional and mental disturbances for over 50 years. If you or someone you know are having problems, we want to help you. Whether you are old or young, with over 125 staff including nine doctors, we have someone that can help make a difference in your life.
We appreciate your continued patronage and support of our services. We look forward to the next 50 years as Greenville's leader in Mental Health Care.
Al C. Edwards, M.D.
Our mission is to improve the lives of the mentally ill and their families by the provision of mental health care in our community.
CARF Accreditation Letter (.pdf)
The Center holds a Three-Year Accreditation Award by CARF-the Rehabilitation Accreditation Commission. This represents the highest level of accreditation that can be awarded to an organization and show's the organization's substantial conformance to the standards established by CARF. This accreditation marks the sixth consecutive Three-Year Accreditation awarded to the center by the international accrediting commission. The award contained many commendations to the center and it's staff and recognized the center for it's high-caliber operations and it's commitment to continuous quality improvement. The center has met CARF's high standards for efficiency in the center's operation, effectiveness of it's programs, and consumer satisfaction with mental health services. The center has been recognized for accreditation in the following programs through November 2015:
Code of Ethics:
Our center distinguishes itself by its commitment to the highest code of conduct and quality of care possible for consumers of mental health services and their families. All employees subscribe to the center's mission and it's statements of priorities and values, and express those values in their commitment to consumers of mental health services and their families; to the highest quality of clinical care; and to the Department of Mental Health and the state of South Carolina.
The center consists of over 135 clinical and clerical staff members including nine doctors and 11 nurses.