Counseling Services for All Ages

While this is not an exhaustive list of every counseling agency in the St. Louis area, it serves as a beginning point to identify potential options.

Agape Christian Counseling Services

Agape Christian Counseling Services – With a mission to improve the accessibility of mental health services, Agape provides affordable professional Christian counseling. Serves individuals, children, adolescents, couples and families. Locations in Olivette, Lake St. Louis, Florissant and South County. Accepts most insurance and offers sliding-fee for those with financial limitations.  For more information, call  314-994-9344

Care and Counseling – Provides counseling services for children, adults and families; also offers psycho-educational programs. For more information, call  314-878-4340

Center for Behavioral Health - UMSL

Center for Behavioral Health (UM-St. Louis Psychology clinic) provides affordable evaluation and counseling services for adults, couples, children, and families. PhD interns - supervised by faculty - provide services. This office is located in the Manchester Road/I-270 area.  For more information, call  314-516-4357

(The) Center for Counseling and Family Therapy (Saint Louis University counseling clinic) provides affordable counseling to empower people to face life's tasks with confidence. Counseling services are open to the public for individual adults, couples, and families. Masters level interns - supervised by faculty - provide services. Located on the SLU Campus. For more information, call  314-977-2505

Center for Trauma Recovery - UMSL

Center for Trauma Recovery (UM-St. Louis) provides clinical services - usually short-term cognitive behavioral therapy - for children, adults, couples, families or groups who have experienced a traumatic event.  For more information, call  314-516-6738

Community Psychological Service - UMSL

Community Psychological Service (UM-St. Louis Psychology clinic) provides affordable psychological evaluation and counseling services for children, adults, couples and families. PhD interns – supervised by faculty – provide services. This clinic is located on-campus. For more information, call 314-516-5824

Counseling and Social Advocacy Center (UM-St. Louis Counseling clinic) provides affordable counseling services for individuals of all ages, couples and families. Master's and PhD level interns - supervised by faculty - provide services. For more information, call  314-516-4613


Family Support Network at Epworth provides in-home family counseling and parenting support services to families in St. Louis City and St. Louis County. Services focus primarily on helping with difficult child behaviors and parenting stress.  Masters level, licensed social workers and counselors provide the services. There is no charge to families. For more information, call 314-918-3301

Jewish Family & Children’s Service

Jewish Family & Children’s Service provides counseling to children and teens, adults, couples and families on a sliding-fee scale.  10950 Schuetz Road. For more information, call 314-993-1000

Kids In the Middle

Kids In the Middle strengthens family relationships by providing quality, affordable therapy, education and support to children and families coping with divorce and other transitions. Located in Kirkwood. For more information, call 314-909-9922

Lutheran Family and Children’s Services of Missouri

Lutheran Family and Children’s Services of Missouri, with several offices in the St. Louis area, offers counseling to children and teens, adults, couples and families on a sliding-fee scale. For more information, call 314-787-5100

Casa de Salud

Mental Health Collaborative at Casa de Salud has a mission to facilitate and deliver high-quality clinical and mental health care to the uninsured, with a special focus on the immigrant community. The Collaborative features low-cost counseling services, provided by a variety of on-site partners. Therapists at the Collaborative work with adults, children, individuals, couples, families, and groups of all languages.  For more information, call 314-977-1240

Our Little Haven

Our Little Haven provides a safe, healing environment for the youngest children recovering from abuse, neglect, abandonment or early childhood trauma in the greater St. Louis region.  Services include therapeutic residential treatment, a full range of professional psychological services, a therapeutic preschool and case management for young children and families involved in the foster care system due to abuse and neglect. Care includes therapeutic residential treatment (birth-9), professional psychological services (birth-12), therapeutic preschool (3-6) and case management for young children and families. For more information, call 314-533-2229

Provident, Inc.

Provident Behavioral Health offers sliding-fee scale counseling in several locations in the St. Louis area for children and teens, adults, couples and families. For first time appointment information, call 314-533-8200. Also offers the Life Crisis Services hotline at 314-647-HELP. Provident's professional clinical staff also monitors Feeling Kinda Blue, a private social networking site that provides a safe space for people to escape the isolation of depression.

Psychological Service Center

Psychological Service Center (Washington University Psychology clinic) is an outpatient mental health clinic within the Department of Psychology. It provides training opportunities for advanced doctoral students in the clinical psychology program as well as low-cost treatment options for members of the St. Louis community. Confidential services are available to anyone in the community including children, adolescents, adults, and the neurologically impaired. For more information, call  314-935-6555

Saint Louis University

Psychological Services Center (Saint Louis University Psychology clinic) provides affordable psychological evaluation and counseling services for children, adults, couples and families. Ph.D. interns – supervised by faculty – provide services. For more information, call  314-977-2278

Saint Louis Behavioral Medicine Institute

Saint Louis Behavioral Medicine Institute (SLBMI) serves children and adults who experience anxiety, depression, eating disorders, chronic pain and other issues encountered in daily life. Specialty programs include Anxiety Disorders Program, the Psychology and Religion Program, Headache and Pain Management Program, and Eating Disorders Program. Accepts most major insurance companies. Multiple locations. For more information, call 314-534-0200

St. Louis Counseling

Saint Louis Counseling (formerly Catholic Family Services) offers mental health counseling on a sliding-fee scale for children, adolescents and adults. Several offices in the St. Louis area. For more information, call  314-544-3800

Schiele Clinic

Schiele Clinic at the St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute provides high quality, in-depth assessment and treatment for children, adolescents and adults for a fee based on the client's ability to pay. With more than 75 clinic and network therapists, the Institute can refer patients to professionals with a wide range of specialties and offices throughout the area. For adults, call 314-361-7075 x444; for children, call 314-361-7075 x318

Sparlin Mental Health

Sparlin Mental Health (formerly St. Louis Center for Family Development) provides trauma-informed mental health services to under-served children, teens and adults in St. Louis County and City, and offers training and consultation to other organizations in the region. Services and training use evidence-based approaches such as Motivational Interviewing, Dialectical Behavior Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, Emotionally Focused Therapy and other innovative modalities. For more information, call 314-531-1155

Walter's Walk

Walter's Walk provides services to children and adults with mental illness and/or addiction through counseling and education, at little/no cost to the client. For more information, call  314-731-2433

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