Professional Care Services of West Tennessee, Inc. is an agency composed of caring and involved professionals who are trained to respond to the mental health needs of their community through assessment, intervention, treatment, rehabilitation and support. Since the beginning, the primary purpose of the agency has been to provide services for the citizens of our communities.
The agency was initially organized April 1, 1972 as the Covington Mental Health Center and was associated with the Tipton County Hospital. It was established as a community mental health center for all children and adults who live or work in Tipton, Lauderdale and Fayette counties in West Tennessee. On January 1, 1981 the Center obtained a separate charter and the name was changed to Tri-County Mental Health Services, Inc. The name was changed to Professional Counseling Services, Inc. on January 1, 1992. From 2004 to 2006, the organization integrated primary care medical services and the name was changed to Professional Care Services of West Tennessee, Inc. PCS is a private, not for profit organization and has expanded its charter to serve citizens in Tipton, Lauderdale, Fayette, Haywood, Dyer, and Shelby Counties.
Through its six locations, PCS offers a broad range of traditional out-patient mental health services to adults and children. Clinical services may include mental health assessment, individual and group counseling/therapy, family therapy, psychiatric evaluations and medication management. Services are provided by medical doctors, Nurse Practitioners, master’s level therapists, Certified Prevention Specialists, and Case Managers.
The mission of Professional Care Services is to enhance the quality of life of every individual that we treat. Our trained professionals seek to deliver compassionate, quality care to each patient, family, and community that we serve by providing comprehensive mental health treatment and co-occurring services; recognizing that each person is unique and has mental health needs that vary in complexity.
Professional Care Services (PCS)- founded in 1971- is dedicated to helping individuals and families achieve wellness by living healthier lives. Our work is driven by our commitment to promote mental health as a critical part of overall wellness, including prevention for all, early identification and intervention for those at risk, integrated health, behavioral health and other services for those who need them, and recovery as a goal.