Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Milwaukee, Inc.

Community Counseling

To schedule an appointment with one of our therapists, please call the primary contact number in your area:

 

Fond du Lac Area
920-923-2550

Kenosha Area
262-637-8888

Milwaukee Area
414-771-2881

Racine Area
262-637-8888

 

Sheboygan Area
920-458-5726

Walworth Area
262-637-8888

Waukesha Area
262-547-2463

Washington County Area
262-346-4700

 

About Our Program


Some problems in life are too difficult to handle alone. When problems like tensions in a marriage, behavioral issues with a teen or pre-teen, depression, anxiety or daily stressors overwhelm your life – it’s good to know you don’t have to walk that road alone. Counseling helps people to understand their personal needs, focus on the cause of their problems and determine ways to resolve or cope with those issues.

Catholic Charities Counseling Services is a State certified outpatient behavioral health clinic providing accessible, culturally competent, high quality mental health services for individuals, families, children and couples of all faiths.  All therapists are licensed to practice in the state of Wisconsin and bilingual therapists are available at all of our sites.  We serve adults, children and families who suffer from emotional distress.

The agency recognizes the added challenges of people living in poverty and accepts patients who do not have any means to pay, as well as those with limited resources, on a sliding fee scale adjusted to an individual's or family's size and financial situation. Additionally, third party insurance payers, Medicare and Medicaid are accepted.

Symptoms of Depression

  • fatigue and decreased energy
  • insomnia or excessive sleeping
  • irritability or restlessness
  • loss of interest in activities or hobbies that were once pleasurable
  • overeating or loss of appetite
  • persistent feelings of sadness, anxious or 'empty' feeling
  • feelings of hopelessness
  • feelings of guilt, worthlessness, or helplessness
  • difficulty concentrating, remembering details, and/or making decisions
  • thoughts of suicide

If you or a loved one are experiencing some of these symptoms, then it is time to contact Catholic Charities to make an appointment for help.

 

Meet Elena

 

For Elena, the hope and excitement of high school graduation was overshadowed by anxiety and a lack of self-esteem. She was involved with a community group that suggested she call Catholic Charities’ Community Counseling program. Although scared and nervous, she bravely called to schedule her first session. Her Catholic Charities therapist helped her feel safe to talk about her feelings, trauma, and choices.

She shared her sense of abandonment from her biological father. She revealed an abusive relationship with a boyfriend and shame placed on her by her stepfather. The counselor gave her guidance on ways to improve how she sees herself, learn from her experiences, and reduce her stress and anxiety. She continues to meet with her counselor and feels more relaxed, with less anxiety and more self-confidence to step into adulthood.

Read more Behavioral Health Impact Stories here.

 

Catholic Charities

Mailing Address: PO Box 070912
                            Milwaukee, WI 53207-0912

Delivery Address: 3501 S. Lake Drive
                             St. Francis, WI 53235

Office Locations and Phone Numbers
info@ccmke.org


Serving our neighbors in need in Dodge,
Fond du Lac, Milwaukee, Ozaukee, Racine, Kenosha, Sheboygan, Walworth, Washington and Waukesha Counties.

 

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