Family Counseling Center

Guiding toward hope, healing, and wholeness

Family Counseling Center at MCH (also known as the Harland A. Turner Family Counseling Center), a program of Maine Children’s Home, is licensed by the state of Maine as an outpatient mental health facility. Services include individual, couple, child, and family counseling. All staff members are licensed clinicians qualified by credentialing and experience.

At Family Counseling Center at MCH, we offer a warm, welcoming, comfortable environment. Our staff is passionate about their work and desire to help. We offer flexible hours, including evenings by appointment. Most insurances and Maine Care are accepted. Please call or email us if we can be of assistance.

Our Focus

  • Trauma-focused treatment
  • Attachment issues
  • Behavior management of children and teens, including conduct problems
  • Grief, loss, abandonment issues
  • Parenting skills
  • Advocacy and support
  • Issues related to adoption (with any member of the adoption triad)
  • Developmental issues
  • Anxiety
  • Depression


  • Individual counseling
  • Family counseling
  • Adult and couples’ counseling

Areas of Expertise

  • Play therapy and expressive therapies
  • Trauma-focused treatment
  • Teen parent counseling

Contact Us

Our business hours are typically Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with evening appointments available. Referrals can be made by emailing us or by calling us at 207-877-9435

Our Address:
Parks Building, 2nd floor
93 Silver Street
Waterville, ME 04901