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Welcome to Northwestern Counseling

Creating a stronger community one person at a time.

Northwestern Counseling & Support Services, is a private, non-profit, human services agency serving Franklin and Grand Isle Counties. NCSS provides intervention and support to children, adolescents, and adults with emotional and behavioral problems, mental illness and developmental disabilities.

Host Joe Halko presents with our Medical Director to discuss treating mental illness through therapy, psychiatry and other means. For the full episode visit our video gallery!

What's New

  • September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

    September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month

    September 02, 2015

    September is Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Read this press release by the CDC to learn more about the tenth leading cause of death in the United States- suicide. Since 2011 the national suicide rate has risen two percent to 12.6 suicide deaths per 100,000 in 2012

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  • NCSS presents Youth Mental Health First Aid Training

    August 21, 2015

    NCSS Staff collaborates with community partners to train all MVU staff members in Youth Mental Health First Aid. With rates of mental health cases rising, trainings like this one are influential in preventing future tragedies.

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Upcoming Events

    Oct 9 2015

    Ends:Oct 9 2015

    Fall Music & Art Festival 2015

    Ongoing Event

    Join NCSS' PAEA program for the semi-annual Fall Music and art Festival. This year we are dedicating the festival to Cheryl Kerr-Finch, who was influential in starting this program!

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  • Yoga Flow for Moms

    Oct 13 2015

    This FREE 4 week session is designed for all moms who need a little down time! Childcare is provided for first 6 registrants!

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Creating a Stronger Workforce One Employee at a Time. At NCSS we believe in a balanced approach to work and life…