Lakewood Community Services Center

Mental/Behavioral Health in Partnership with Murtis Taylor Human Services System

During the pandemic counseling and case management continue to be provided remotely.  Clients needing medication management and/or medical care receive in-person treatment.  As soon as it is safe, all services will resume in person.  If you or a family member or friend is interested in finding out about Murtis Taylor’s services, please call LCSC at 216.226.6466 and select Extension 2 or 3 to speak to a social worker who will refer you to Murtis Taylor.

Mental /behavioral health assistance will again be available at LCSC Monday through Friday for clients who would like to take advantage of any of the following options:

Counseling

Counseling is provided to individuals living with a mental illness by Murtis Taylor Mental Health Therapists. Counseling provides a framework for an individual to work toward internal changes through insight, understanding, problem solving and addiction/behavioral intervention or support that helps an individual cope with stressful events that trigger a crisis.

Case Management

A Case Manager provides management and coordination of mental health and addiction services. The Case Manager provides support and assists individuals to obtain needed services in the community. Case Management services also build resilience and improve and assist an individual to succeed in the community. Services are provided in the home as needed.

Addiction Treatment

Individuals living with a mental illness, who also have a substance abuse or addiction problem, receive both mental health and substance abuse services to assist in their recovery.

Medication Management

Physicians, Advanced Practice Nurses and Registered Nurses educate, speak with, and manage each individual to ensure that the individual understands the diagnosis, symptoms, medications taken and the medications’ potential side effects. Medication Management services are provided at MTHSS’s Detroit Office at 9500 Detroit Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44102 and the Fulton Road Office at 3167 Fulton Road, Cleveland, Ohio 44109.

To learn more about Murtis Taylor Human Services System, please visit www.murtistaylor.info.