About Us

Caring Professionals

Our goal is to provide low-cost drug addiction, domestic violence interventions and mental health services for the community. Our mental health and drug addiction treatment center helps individuals regain control of their lives and live to their full potential

We are here to help!

Programs that not only assist people meet court, employment or Department of Driver Services requirements but also offer useful information for successful living

Servicing Clayton, Henry, Fayette, Fulton Counties and Southside Atlanta since 2000

Master's level counselors working under the direction of Dr. Richard Highland have years of experience helping people with addictions, conflicts and mental health issues


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Director: Richard A. Highland     


Associated Counseling, Inc.

499 Arrowhead Blvd., Jonesboro, GA 30236, US

Tel: (770) 603-8131 Fax: (770) 603-7479


Monday & Wednesdays - Noon to 7

Tuesdays & Thursdays - 9 to 4

Fridays -10 to 4 and 

Saturdays - 9 to Noon

Customers must arrive one hour prior to closing for evaluations

Saturday evaluations at 10 AM


Please call for more precise fee information

Ongoing Groups


Early Recovery

This group meets for 16 weeks $28.00 per session) and explores alcohol & drug use related to the Stages of Change. Book required ($28)

Family Violence Intervention

These State-certified groups for men or women meet weekly for 24 weeks ($25.00 per group session). One-time orientation ($20) and State Fees ($20) apply

DUI Intervention Program

This group meets once weekly for three hours ($48.00 per three-hour session) and addresses both Early Recovery and Relapse Prevention issues. (State Clinical Evaluation and book ($28) required

Relapse Prevention

This group meets for 16 weeks ($28.00 per session) and provides drug and alcohol abstention techniques as well as relapse prevention planning

Anger Management or Moral Reconation Therapy

The Anger Management group meets for 10 weeks ($28.00 per session) and uses a Cognitive Behavioral approach to help clients identify and dispute irrational beliefs. Moral Reconation Therapy helps clients explore moral decision-making and ethics. This course is designed to address decisions that have resulted in arrests for Theft, Shoplifting, Fraud, Drug-dealing, Criminal Trespass, Substance Abuse and other antisocial behaviors (13-24 weeks at $28.00 per session during the self-paced course; book required for MRT $28).

Substance Addictions Treatment

This ASAM Level 1 treatment program employs a combination of Early Recovery and Relapse Prevention skills. Participants attend one weekly (three hour) session for the recommended number of weeks. Weekly session fee is $48.00)

Book required ($28)


MONDAYS: Evaluations Noon - 6 PM, MRT at 5:30 PM, Anger management at 7:00 PM.

TUESDAYS: Early Recovery 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM, Relapse Prevention 10:30 - Noon, Evaluations 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM.

WEDNESDAYS: Evaluations Noon - 6:00 PM, Early Recovery 5:30 PM - 7:00 PM, Relapse Prevention 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM.

THURSDAYS: MRT 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM, Men’s Family Violence Intervention Program 10:30 -Noon, Evaluations Noon - 2:00 PM.

FRIDAYS:Evaluations 10:00 AM - 4:00 PM.

SATURDAYS: Evaluations 9:00 AM - 11:00 AM, Early Recovery and Women’s Family Violence Programs 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM, Men’sFamily Violence and Relapse Prevention Programs 10:30 AM - Noon.