Department of Psychiatry


Eligibility for the ADVANCE Clinic

Please review this information carefully before submitting your application to the Advance Clinic.

The ADVANCE clinic is a psychotherapy, or talk therapy, clinic with hours from 8:00 am until 4:50 pm where you meet weekly for a 50-minute session with a therapy provider. Clinic participants can expect to address difficulties that can include but are not limited to anxiety, depression, relationships, and self-esteem. Participants must be willing and open to active exploration of emotions and behaviors as well as committed to behavior change. For participants active in the ADVANCE clinic medication management is available as an augmentative service that supports the on-going psychotherapy process.

The ADVANCE clinic DOES NOT provide:
  • Walk-in or emergency crisis management services
  • Medication management services only
  • Services to individuals with severe chronic mental illness who need constant adjustments to medications, repeated hospitalizations, or help with housing or other social services
  • Treatment for drug and alcohol abuse
For more information about the ADVANCE Clinic, please call (210) 450-6440

Directions to the Clinic