Thank you for taking the time to visit our website! I hope you will find the information here helpful and informative as you review the wide range of comprehensive behavioral health care services that we provide to adults, children and their families.

The Anderson-Oconee-Pickens Mental Health Center, a facility of the South Carolina Department of Mental Health, is the main service provider of mental health care in our three-county area. We provide services at six sites including the Anderson County Center , the Oconee County Clinic and the Pickens County Clinic. Our staff of highly skilled and caring professionals includes therapists, social workers, rehabilitation counselors, nurses and psychiatrists, all dedicated to promoting the recovery of individuals with mental illnesses and emotional problems.

Anderson-Oconee-Pickens Mental Health Center offers high quality, affordable, accessible mental health care to our communities and strives for the highest level of satisfaction possible, treating all clients with the utmost dignity and respect. We believe mental health services should be effective, delivered in an efficient way, and satisfy those served. As evidence of our dedication to these principles, this center has received a three-year accreditation (through 2015) from the Commission on Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), the largest and most prestigious behavioral health care accrediting body in the world.

On behalf of the Board of Directors and the Anderson-Oconee-Pickens Mental Health Center staff, I invite you to explore the broad array of services and programs that we offer. I welcome personal visits or other correspondence about your concerns and needs, and I encourage your feedback regarding this web page and our services. Thank you so much for your visit and your interest.


Kevin W. Hoyle, MA

Executive Director