Centerstone of America, a national leader in behavioral health care, and Cohen Veterans Network, a non-profit philanthropic organization that serves post-9/11 veterans and their families through a nationwide system of mental health clinics, announced plans to open a clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. The 7,500-square foot Cohen Clinic at Centerstone, Jacksonville is set to open in early 2020.
Centerstone and Cohen Veterans Network first partnered on the Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Centerstone in Clarksville, Tennessee, which opened in August 2018. In its first year of operation, the clinic has provided mental health services to more than 700 military veterans and their family members and hosted more than 110 community events. The clinic recently held its one-year anniversary celebration.
Jacksonville is home to 42,000 post-9/11 veterans. The Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinic at Centerstone, Jacksonville will offer high quality, comprehensive mental health care to veterans, regardless of discharge status or role, and their families as well as to families of active duty military, including spouses, partners, children, parents, siblings, and caregivers.
Centerstone of America is a non-profit health care organization dedicated to delivering care that changes people’s lives. Centerstone provides mental health and substance abuse treatment, education and support to communities in Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, and Tennessee and additionally offers individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities life skills development, employment, and housing services. Nationally, Centerstone has specialized programs for service members, veterans, and their loved ones, and develop employee assistance programs for businesses of all sizes.
The Cohen Veterans Network provides high-quality, accessible, and comprehensive mental health care to veterans and their families. The client-centered, outpatient care aims to support veterans and their families as they begin their next mission: healthy and happy lives. Through the national network of Steven A. Cohen Military Family Clinics, veterans, and their families are eligible for personalized, and evidence-based mental health care along with comprehensive case management support to deal with other stresses like unemployment, finances, housing, and legal issues.
This was reported by Centerstone of America on August 29, 2019.