Clarke County Services

Advantage Pavilion for Behavioral Health at Mitchell Bridge Road

 

Our New Clarke County Location!

Behavioral Health Services

Advantage Pavilion for Behavioral Health
240 Mitchell Bridge Rd., Athens, GA 30606
Phone: (855) 333-9544 or (706) 389-6767

Hours
Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

Services
Mental health, addiction, intellectual and disability services; youth and adult programs, therapy and day programs, medical and pharmacy services, 24/7 behavioral health crisis center with 30-bed inpatient unit.

Developmental Disability Services

Advantage Intellectual & Development Disabilities
Advantage Pavilion for Behavioral Health 
(Clarke, Oconee & Oglethorpe Counties)

240 Mitchell Bridge Rd., Athens, GA 30606
Mailing Address: 250 North Ave., Athens, GA 30601
Phone (706) 389-6789
Fax (706) 389-6760

Hours
Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Services
Community Access Group (CAG), Community Individual Supports (CAI), Community Living Supports (CLS), Behavioral Supports  Consultation Services, Community Residential Alternative (CRA) , Specialized Medical Supplies (SMS) ,  and  Community Supported Employment.

Services are based on individuals needs, wants and preferences. These services are to enhance individuals' skills, personal care, independence in their community, building natural supports, and  educating on how to use community resources. 

Additional Services
Behavioral Supports Consultation Services: Supports designed to assist individuals that are exhibiting significant, intensive challenging behaviors that infers with activities of daily living, social interaction, work or similar situations. These services can consist of evaluation, training & interventions on Positive Behavior Supports. Community Residential Alternative (CRA) Residential Supports.

Specialized Medical Supplies (SMS) Medical necessity for SMS services is documented through orders by a GA licensed physician, or for incontinent supplies this approval can be done through Level of Care Nurse in the ISP review. Supported Employment assists individuals in obtaining and maintaining community employment. 


Youth Services

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REMIX Youth Clubhouse
130 Mill Center Blvd., Athens, GA 30622 
Phone: (706) 369-6363 
FAX: (706) 369-6239
email: youthservices@advantagebhs.org

Hours 
During school year: Monday thru Friday, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
During breaks & summer: Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Services
REMIX is a 9-month resiliency clubhouse program, providing after-school and summer programs to engage children and adolescents in fun activities while developing valuable life and coping skills. All activities work toward the goal of building resiliency for with mental health disorders with mental health by engaging youth to help them manage behaviors and symptoms in a peer supported space.  REMIX offers individual, family, and group therapy; skills training; community support individual/case management services; peer support; family engagement coordination and activities; and activities geared towards skill building and empowerment. Services are offered in the Clubhouse, schools, and in the community.

 

REMIX CLUBHOUSE INFO

Advantage Youth Services Clinic
The Advantage Pavilion, 240 Mitchell Bridge Rd., Athens, GA 30606
Phone (706) 389-6767, ext. 7041
email: youthservices@advantagebhs.org

Hours 
Monday thru Thursday, 8:15 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Friday, 8:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Services 
Youth Services offers individual, family, and group therapy; crisis intervention; behavioral health and diagnostic assessments; skills training; community support individual/case management services; peer support; nursing and psychiatric services. Walk-in intakes available daily at 8:15 a.m. and 10:15 a.m. Youth Services provides services in clinic, community, and school-based counseling and care coordination in designated schools.

Additional Services 
Youth Services includes several grant programs that provides additional services, including:

APEX (school-based mental health and trainings); EPIC (early psychosis intervention collaborative for first-episode psychosis ages 16-30); System of Care (case management coordination); the Garret L. Smith Zero Suicide program (suicide prevention and suicide focused youth groups for ages 10-24); Emerging Adult services (case management for emerging adults); and REMIX (resiliency after-school programming located in our Clubhouse, 130 Mill Center Blvd.). These grant programs offer clinic, school, and community services including groups and summer programs.


Other Facilities and Services

Advantage Homeless Day Service Center
240 North Avenue (Athens Resource Center)
Phone (706) 354-1154
Fax (706) 354-2522

Hours
Monday thru Friday, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Services
Services available include case management, PSR-Individual, behavioral health assessments, individual therapy and group therapy.  Groups provide an opportunity to meet others with similar hopes and goals, and to learn helpful social skills and communication skills. Other groups may include education on self-care skills and physical health, as well as skills such as anger management.  

Additional services

  • Rapid Re-Housing Assistance for homeless individuals & families
  • Homeless Prevention Assistance for at-risk individuals & families
  • Day Support Services for homeless & at-risk individuals

Advantage Women’s Services
250 North Avenue, Athens, GA 30606
Phone: (706) 227-5321
FAX: (706) 227-5361

Hours
Monday thru Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Services
Women's Recovery Residence, Intensive Outpatient


Please Note

Advantage does not operate service locations within the following counties:

  • Oconee County
  • Oglethorpe County
  • Morgan County

For residents in these counties, please visit your neighboring county locations to view available services.