H.U.G.S – Heads Up Guidance Services

Fostering Harmony between Citizen & Community

HUGS is currently partnering with other non-profit organizations to provide professional counseling services

(See Community Partners).

HUGS office Our compassionate staff is committed  to a comprehensive approach.

Serving clients of all ages…Individual and Group therapy…also offering an Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP)

Radio Interview with HUGS’ Managing Director, January 2017     sav_lexicon_jan4-HUGS&DavenportHouseSoiree.wav


 Mental Health, Addiction Recovery, & Case Management 

Behavioral Health Services

Support Groups for Family & Friends of Clients

Teens & Adolescents

Family & Marriage Counseling

Women’s Abuse/Trauma Group

Social Skills & Recreational Therapy

Youth Empowerment Services –  “YES” PROGRAM

        HUGS’ Counselors lead youth group discussions on topics important to their emotional health & social well being.

                                 Group Sessions offered free of charge for clients between the ages of 12 and 18.

Counseling & Psychoeducational topics to include:  Substance Abuse Education, Grief & Loss, Anger Management, Forgiveness/Guilt/Shame, Bullying,  Stress Management, Problems Solving, Setting Goals & Boundaries, Communication Skills, Dangers of Social Media, Anxiety & Fear, Dating & Sexuality, Teen Health Issues, and Friendships & Peer Pressure