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Oak Creek Responds to Need for Affordable Counseling
PLEASANT HILL, California (August 2, 2012) – Oak Creek Counseling Center has recently hired more therapists at their three community counseling clinics in Pleasant Hill, Berkeley, and San Francisco.
“Most folks just need a little help in times of trouble,” said Stephen Polin, Clinical Director of OCCC. “Our therapists provide counseling on a sliding scale and they work with clients to set a fee that meets their financial needs. With the addition of more therapists at all of our clinics, we are able to help fill the gaps left by reduced funding to state mental health services.”
“Oak Creek’s reputation for providing high-quality counseling and their deep roots in the community initially attracted me to the center,” said LeAnne Rozner, newly hired Marriage and Family Therapy Intern (www.LeAnneRozner.com)
Oak Creek Counseling Center provides affordable counseling services and advanced training for therapy providers and interns. The community based counseling center provides therapy and counseling to individuals, couples, children, and families. The clinic operates from three Bay Area offices located in Berkeley, San Francisco, and Pleasant Hill. Therapy and counseling is provided by Marriage and Family Therapy Interns employed by the center who have been selected for their experience, education, and therapeutic orientation. Therapists receive ongoing training, supervision, and consultation as a part of the clinical program.
Oak Creek Counseling Center (OCCC) is operated by The Bay Area Clinic for Self and Relational Therapy (BACSRT), a 501 (c)(3) charitable corporation. The corporation is managed by an administrative director and a clinical director who report to the BACSRT Board of Directors. Stephen Polin, MFT, is the Co-founder and Clinical Director. Mr. Polin develops and facilitates clinical and training programs at OCCC. Drew Hutchinson, MFT, is the Co-founder and Administrative Director of OCCC. Mr. Hutchinson oversees operations and administration of the clinic. To find out more, please visit www.oakcreekcenter.org.