Keys Counseling is an innovative community mental health agency dedicated to empowering and uplifting children and families in need. Keys Counseling specializes in child and family services treating children involved in CHINS and/or the JD/JS system. The primary goals of Keys Counseling are community safety, improvement of social behavior and emotional healing. Keys Counseling strives to assist families in improving compatibility and recognizing responsibility in their lives. These goals are achieved through evidenced based/best practice strategies, effective intervention, and community involvement all carried out by highly dedicated and qualified staff.
Initiating services in 2006 in LaPorte, Indiana, Keys Counseling offered home-based therapy, home-based case management, and substance abuse services. Today Keys Counseling is happy to offer the additional services of Child Preparation, Family Preparation, Care Network, CHINS Parent Support Services, Cross-System Care Coordination, Diagnostic and Evaluation Services, Domestic Violence Survivor and Child Intervention Services, Sex Offender Treatment, Tutoring/Literacy Classes, Visitation Facilitation, Drug Testing and Supplies, Day Reporting, Day Treatment, Transitioning from Restrictive Placement, Truancy Termination, Substance Use Assessment and Treatment, Random Drug Testing, Home-Based Therapy and Casework, In-Office Counseling and an array of parent education and clinical groups. Keys Counseling is proud to announce that we will be offering outpatient services to the community through Medicaid and insurance.
Keys Counseling employs a talented and multi-disciplinary staff that includes a psychiatrist, psychologist, licensed mental health counselors, and licensed social workers, as well as caseworkers, parent aides, and behavioralists. Our behavioralists are educated and trained in many theoretical applications, and, alongside caseworkers and parental aides, interface with many other community agencies such as schools, JD/JS, CHINS, community outreach centers, and other treatment facilities.
Our behavioralists, caseworkers and parental aides are available 24/7. For the purpose of crisis intervention all Keys Counseling staff is available 24 hours a day 7 days a week. Keys Counseling offers in-office services in our Michigan City office, and many services also have the option to be delivered in-home upon request or need. Our staff provides timely services that are respectful, confidential, and culturally sensitive.
Keys Counseling is privileged to offer bi-lingual service to the community. Collectively the Keys Counseling staff has over 80 years of experience.
Keys Counseling is a minority and disabled veteran owned business comprised of a culturally diverse staff.