Residents (All Ages) of Polk County, and when staffing allows,
surrounding NC and SC counties
Persons who struggle with emotional difficulties, mental health illnesses, relationship problems, addictions, substance use disorders or problems in everyday living
Persons who need a family doctor
Uninsured (Sliding Fees based on Financial Assessment)
Persons with private insurance, Medicaid or Medicare
POLK WELLNESS CENTER PROVIDES
Primary medical care
Assessment and treatment; individual/group therapy for mental health,
substance use disorders and co-occurring disorders
Assessment and treatment for phase-of-life
problems, relationship problems and periods of emotional distress, such as
depression and anxiety
Consultation to community agencies
Psychological, psychiatric and medical evaluations
Prevention, education and wellness services that promote a healthy lifestyle
An integrated model that addresses caring for the mind and
If you are in crisis and require EMERGENCY TREATMENT, please call 9-1-1 immediately or seek treatment at the nearest hospital Emergency Room.
Individuals who may be
suffering from a crisis or who are dealing with acute emotional needs--and are not in an emergency situation--will receive an assessment from a highly experienced member of the Polk Wellness Center staff.
Clients in crisis will receive a brief medical screening, supportive
care, and if needed, see a therapist for an evaluation.