Mental Health Services of Southern Oklahoma
Questions People Ask
Yes. We are certified by the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse as an Approved Provider of Community Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services.
The names of persons served and family members are kept strictly confidential. Exceptions may occur if someone is a danger to him/herself or others, in case of child abuse, upon receipt of a court order, or with a person\'s written consent. Please see the Notice of Privacy Practices located in the drop down menu under About Us.
Staff include psychiatrists, non-psychiatrists physicians, licensed marriage and family therapists, licensed clinical social workers, child development specialists, licensed professional counselors, licensed behavioral practitioners, certified alcohol and drug counselors, certified case managers and others. Treatment is coordinated by a multi-discriplinary professional team.
MHSSO is funded through the Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services. Therefore, we are able to serve those who are eligible at no cost to the customer. As a tax supported agency, we are able to offer care to those whose income is 200% of the federal poverty level or below, have a diagnosable severe mental illness or substance abuse condition and have no other means of accessing treatment. We also accept Medicaid/Medicare. Our fees/rates are established by the ODMHSAS and Medicaid and are based on the cost of the service. Depending on the situation, there may be a co-pay for services and medication. We also assist in filing claims for insurance or other third-party reimbursement.
Please also see Consumer Fee Schedule.