OMC Behavioral Healthcare offers efficient and effective mental health services to children and adults including individual, couples and family counseling. In addition, BHC provides psychological testing and evaluation, case management and medication services to help reduce the severity and duration of mental health disorders. Our team of psychiatrist, psychologists, social workers, nurse practitioner, nurses and counselors provide convenient, comprehensive care to keep our community mentally healthy.

If you or someone you care for is experiencing a psychiatric emergency, call the crisis hotline (MOCARS) 24-hours a day, 7 days a week at 800-356-5395.

New Location

Ozarks Medical Center Behavioral Healthcare recently moved to a new 17,000 square-foot facility in Parkway Center. The new location is a beautiful space renovated and specially designed to meet the needs and maintain the privacy of clients.

Contact Information
No. 23 Parkway Center
1211 Porter Wagoner Boulevard
West Plains, MO

Adult Services

Mental health services for adults include:  
•  psychotherapy for the individual, group or family aimed at helping individuals restore and maintain health functioning
psychological testing that provides assistance to physicians, other healthcare professionals, the courts and community and governmental agencies by evaluating a client's intellectual and emotional functioning with standardized psychological tests
case management that is intended to assist individuals in gaining access to psychiatric, medical, social and educational services and support within the community
Psycho Social Rehabilitation, a treatment designed to help chronically mentally-ill individuals reach their maximum recovery
Medication Services to help reduce the severity and duration of mental disorders

Treatment is provided on an outpatient basis or in the patient's home, based upon each client's individual needs. There also is access to an inpatient NeuroPsych Unit, located in Ozarks Medical Center, for those individuals needing crisis stabilization in a safe, caring environment. Community support workers are available to help those who are chronically ill learn to live in an independent fashion.

Kids Care  

OMC Behavioral Healthcare's commitment to meeting the mental health needs of the children in the community was recognized in 2001 when the organization was the recipient of the Missouri Department of Mental Health Consumers Choice Award for children and youth psychiatric services.

Kids Care is OMC Behavioral Healthcare's children and youth services program. Kids Care consists of well-trained professionals working with children, their families and the community, to assist in the process of healthy functioning. Services offered through Kids Care include: targeted case management, psychotherapy (group, individual and family), psychological testing, family assistance, medication services and crisis stabilization services.

MOCARS Crisis Assistance  

OMC Behavioral Healthcare is proud of its ability to be available 24-hours a day in times of crisis. Families, clients and the community at large are encouraged to use MOCARS (Missouri Crisis Access Response System) by dialing 800/ 356-5395. There will be a counselor to take your call, talk with you and, if necessary, identify the best resources available to meet your individual needs and help locate the best resource for each individual's situation.

Solutions Employee Assistance Program  

Solutions is an employee assistance program that is offered to businesses in the region. Through the program, business are able to provide their employees and families with the confidential and professional assistance they may need when dealing with some of life's challenges. Those challenges may include problems dealing with stress management, conflict in the workplace, grief recovery, depression, alcohol or drug abuse or referral for help with legal or financial problems.

For more information about how Solutions may benefit your business, call 417-257-6762.