Welcome to Family Guidance Center

Family Guidance Center is a non-profit counseling agency that has been serving the community since 1902. Our mission is to promote and support the personal and professional growth of adults, children and families in Berks County and surrounding areas by providing quality, culturally relevant counseling and related services that empower people to improve the quality of their lives. Family Guidance Center’s experienced staff of licensed professionals and master’s level clinicians provide counseling services that are tailored to the needs of our clients.

At FGC, we provide a myriad of services for our community. In addition to offering individual and group counseling for concerns such as depression, anxiety, substance abuse, grief, and other difficulties; Family Guidance Center provides mobile therapy, an Employee Assistance Program, and an educational program for divorcing parents titled Children in the Middle. We are also one of the few agencies in Berks County to offer a Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) program, facilitated by therapists well trained in this modality.

Hablamos Español. Bilingual members of our administrative and clinical staff can assist persons that feel more comfortable conversing in Spanish.

Four convenient locations serving Berks County and the surrounding areas. Please call our Main Office for more information or to schedule an appointment.

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Mind Your Health was a SUCCESS!

THANK YOU to everyone who came out to our family-friendly community event, Mind Your Health, on Saturday, May 18th, 2019! We couldn’t have done it without the tremendous support of our sponsors, the tireless dedication of our amazing volunteers, and the on-going support of our community and those who attended!

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