Counseling in Fountain, CO. Find the Right Therapist.

Safe, effective, and caring. Affordable therapists near you in Fountain, Colorado will help you make the changes you want.


Peak Neuropsychology, Ph.Ds, Psy.Ds, Therapists

Peak Neuropsychology, Ph.Ds, Psy.Ds, Therapists

Mental health professionals and consultants

In 80923 - Nearby to Fountain.

We provide safe, effective solutions for a variety of life difficulties in a warm, relaxing atmosphere through application of neuroscience to everyday problems.

Foundations Counseling, LLC

Foundations Counseling, LLC

Counseling Organization

Available for Online Therapy

We believe you have the potential to build a better life. We offer caring, expert assistance in an environment built around personal respect and dignity. Our experienced therapists rely on time-tested and proven techniques to help you find your way.

Leslie Gleason, MA, LPC, MA, LPC, LCPC-S, LMHC, LPCC, RPT

Leslie Gleason, MA, LPC, MA, LPC, LCPC-S, LMHC, LPCC, RPT

Licensed Professional Counselor

Available for Online Therapy

I work with those looking for someone to help them achieve their therapeutic goals, and to improve their lives. I provide a place for you to express your thoughts and concerns without fear of ridicule or judgement.


Related Sites:
City Of Fountain
Colorado Licensed Professional Counselors Examiners Board

Therapy Fountain, CO

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Fountain, Colorado was built in 1859 as a railroad shipping center for local ranchers and farmers who needed supplies from the east. After incorporation as a city in 1900, Fountain has grown slowly, but steadily into the diverse city it is today. Outdoor recreation and adventure sports are prime aspects of the economy. High Plains Adventures offers guided hunting trips for families that seek to have fun in the wilderness while learning valuable survival skills. For the gatherers in the family, stop by the Security Farmer's Market at the Fountain Valley Shopping Center to peruse local fruits and vegetables. For the photographer in the family, consider heading to Fountain Creek Park, where magnificent views of the mountains abound.1

Mental Health in Fountain

Aspen Pointe is a non-profit organization that exists to empower its clients and improve their quality of life, including aiding them with mental health challenges. They are located at the Lorraine Community Center in Fountain, Colorado. Their Center For Well Being offers a number of classes designed to help residents cope with stress, maintaining a healthy weight, substance use, financial concerns, grief, and smoking cessation. To contact Aspen Pointe at the Lorraine Community Center, call (719) 572-6100.2

The Peak Vista Community Health Center in Fountain offers both medical and mental health services to residents.3 Peak Vista is a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and a non-profit organization that serves community residents of all ages and incomes. Fees are assessed on a sliding scale dependent on income level and family size, and it is Peak Vista’s primary objective to be able to provide support to those in need. For those who require specialty behavioral health care not provided by one of their on-site professionals, they can provide references to specialists in the community. For more information, call (719) 632-5700.

Current Initiatives

The City of Fountain Police Department is committed to reducing the impact of substance abuse and addiction in the community.4 As part of their ongoing effort, the police department takes part in Drug Abuse Resistance Education (D.A.R.E.). The D.A.R.E. program centers around hosting community events, educating citizens about the dangers of substance abuse, and providing residents with the resources they need to avoid or recover from addiction.5 For information on current events and programs, call the department D.A.R.E. mentor at (719) 392-8555.


References

1. Colorado Tourism Office. (2017). Fountain. Retrieved from http://www.colorado.com/cities-and-towns/fountain
2. Aspen Pointe. (2017). Rural: Fountain, Lorraine Community Center. Retrieved from http://www.aspenpointe.org/ViewLocation.html?lid=61&KeepThis=true&TB_iframe=true
3. Peak Vista. (2017). Health Center at Fountain. Retrieved from http://www.peakvista.org/locations/health-centers/health-center-at-fountain
4. City of Fountain. (2017). Office of the Chief. Retrieved from http://www.fountaincolorado.org/department/division.asp?fDD=13-194
5. D.A.R.E. (2017). Drug Abuse Resistance Education. Retrieved from http://www.dare.org/

Fountain is located in El Paso County, Colorado. It has a land area of 24.50 square miles and a water area of 0.03 square miles.  The population of Fountain is 27,767 people with 9,270 households and a median annual income of $57,057. .


Therapy Affordability Meter for Fountain, CO

Affordable with Planning

Therapy in Fountain is generally within financial reach for the average family, but some budget planning may be needed for a real commitment to weekly counseling. Remember that your mental health and happiness are important. Check with your Fountain therapist about insurance coverage or ask about sliding scale fees if there are any difficulties with accessibility. Low cost counseling and affordable therapy are also sometimes offered by listed city and university level clinics, check with your local Fountain public health department.