Services Provided

All services are available to residents of Ohio, including members of the Ohio State University community.

Please let us know if you are a student in the college of EHE at Ohio State University for priority scheduling!

Fall Services (August – December)

Relationship Therapy & Therapy for Parents – One at a Time Sessions – “OATS”

  • Research shows that often clients can make progress having just one quality session with a trained provider. These solution-focused sessions allow clients to get a professional perspective on their current situation and to collaborate on the next steps toward the desired outcome. The sessions last 45-90 minutes depending on the situation presented.
  • Participants are welcome to sign up for 2 additional sessions as long as space permits. This service is available to any adults in any type of relationship. It is our strong preference to speak with partners and co-parents together for these sessions.
  • These sessions are offered on a first-come, first-serve basis.
  • Those interested in this service should send an email to CFTclinic@osu.edu or call 614-292-3671 and a member of our clinical team will reach out to schedule the session.

Clients will be quoted a rate for these sessions based on our current fee scale but will be invited to pay what they can afford at this time.

Gender Inclusive LGBTQ+ Coming Out Support Groups (6 weeks)

  • This group will meet Tuesdays, 11:30am-1pm, starting October 6th.
  • The purpose of this group is to help members of the community come together in a supportive and affirming environment, to share common experiences, and to increase our understanding of gender identity, sexual identity, and relationships with others. All diverse identities and expressions within the LGBTQ+ spectrum, including those questioning, are welcome! Partners are welcome to attend as well.
  • If you are interested in enrolling in this group, please send an email to CFTclinic@osu.edu or call 614-292-3671 to schedule a complimentary 1-hour intake session. This time will allow you to meet the group facilitators and learn more about this opportunity.

Clients will be quoted our current rate for this small group experience but will be invited to pay what they can afford at this time. 

Parents of LGBTQ+ Support Group (Monthly)

  • This group will meet once a month on the Second Friday, 11:30am-1pm, starting October 9th
  • This gathering is for parents, guardians, and loved ones of LGBTQ+ children, adolescents, and adults to come together for community and support in a safe and accepting environment.
  • If you are interested in enrolling in this group, please send an email to CFTclinic@osu.edu or call 614-292-3671 to schedule a complimentary 1-hour intake session. This time will allow you to meet the group facilitators and learn more about this opportunity.

Clients will be quoted a rate for these sessions based on our current fee scale but will be invited to pay what they can afford at this time.

Premarital Counseling Group (6 weeks)

  • As couples prepare to step into this commitment together, premarital groups can be a fun and engaging way to prepare for a journey that will lead to individual growth as well as growth together as a couple. Our groups will meet weekly for six weeks, for two hours. Each couple will be encouraged to explore their strengths and discuss common pre-marital topics in a light-hearted environment.
  • If you and your partner are interested, please send an email to CFTclinic@osu.edu or call 614-292-3671.  
  • Prior to joining a group, each couple will participate in 2 private couple sessions with the leaders of the group to share about their journey as a couple and to participate in an insightful relationship assessment. Previous clients have reported this time to very encouraging and hopeful. 

Couples will be quoted our typical rate for this small group experience but will be invited to pay what they can afford at this time.

Fee-Based Services

Couples Therapy

  • The most common goal is to improve the relationship.
  • We can also help couples decide whether or not they should continue to stay together.
  • Therapy can include improving communication, balancing responsibilities, recovery from infidelity, or coping with stressors.
  • Therapy can be short term or long term depending on the level of distress in the relationship.

Children, Adolescent, and Young Adult Therapy

  • This therapy helps our clients who are experiencing difficulties with their emotions or behaviors.
  • The goal of therapy could be to improve relationships with family or friends, change behaviors, manage anxiety or depression, and increase self-confidence.

Individual Therapy

  • Individuals seek therapy for help with issues that are hard to face alone.
  • This type of therapy can help people overcome obstacles in life, improve their relationships, and learn skills to handle difficult situations.

AAMFT Approved Supervision

  • We provide individual or group training supervision for Marriage and Family Therapists in Ohio.
  • This is for licensed Marriage and Family Therapists working toward independent licensure.  Individual supervision takes place throughout the week and group supervision takes place on select Saturdays for several hours.
  • For AAMFT Approved Supervision please call 614-292-3671 or email cftclinic@osu.edu to schedule a complimentary 1 hour appointment to meet with the facilitator and to learn more about this opportunity.