South Carolina Department of Mental Health

Greenville Mental Health Center
124 Mallard Street
Greenville, SC 29601
(864) 241-1040
Hours of Operation: 8:30-5:00, Monday-Friday

1 2 3 4 5

The Greenville Mental Health Center is an outpatient facility of the South Carolina Department of Mental Health and provides quality Mental Health Services to adults, children, adolescents, and their families. 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 150 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


Visit our Services page to view our mental health services, and find out how to get an appointment.

Community Resources

The Greenville Mental Health Center is dedicated to mental health wellness, education and support. Our Community Resources link will include downloadable “Tip Sheets”, Programs and Organizations, Apps for smart phones, links to videos, and books and publications that will help individuals and families address issues related to mental health and mental illness. Community Resources


  • Responding to the Orlando Community Tragedy

    The emotional toll from the mass shooting earlier this week in Orlando, Florida, continues to resonate both locally and nationwide. Following a tragedy of this magnitude, mental health support can make a substantial difference in beginning to heal a traumatized community. SAMHSA (Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration) has tools and resources to support survivors, community members, responders, and behavioral health providers to foster recovery and resilience. SAMHSA Bulletin

  • Greenville Mental Health Center participates in the Southeastern Symposium on Mental Health

    The Southeastern Symposium on Mental Health sponsored by the Greenville Health System Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine was held in Greenville May 6th and 7th at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, Greenville, SC. Featured speakers were well-known mental health advocate and actress, Mariel Hemingway, and former US Representative and author, Patrick Kennedy. More...

  • Greenville Mental Health Center Wins Prestigious Dartmouth Award

    Greenville, SC – Johnson & Johnson-Dartmouth has selected Greenville Mental Health Center (Greenville MHC) as the recipient of the 2014 Achievement Award for its Independent Individual Placement & Supported Employment (IPS) program. Greenville MHC is recognized in collaboration with its vocational rehabilitation partner, the South Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department. Release

Art of Recovery

The Art of Recovery, a program of the South Carolina Department of Mental Health (DMH), gives individuals living with mental illnesses the opportunity to exhibit and sell their works of art. DMH unveiled The Art of Recovery to showcase the talents of those receiving services and the role that art can play in the recovery process. More...

The construction of the Greenville Area Mental Health Center was completed in January 2003 on the 3-acre-site of the former Greenville General Hospital. The center is located adjacent to the historic West End District, and the beautifully revitalized downtown area. Like many other cities in the 1960's, Greenville's downtown area was in a state of economic decline, but now has been tranformed into a vibrant community that attracts 5.3 million visitors a year.