The Family Guidance Center is a nonprofit health care organization that specializes in behavioral management services. For more than 40 years, the center has been assisting families and individuals with emotional, physical and social needs. It offers access and crisis intervention, adult mental health, children and youth, family planning and counseling services. The Family Guidance Center also provides a variety of chemical dependency programs. The center maintains a staff of more than 200 trained professionals, including doctors, nurses and social workers. It is certified by the Missouri Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse and is approved by the Missouri Family Health Council. The Family Guidance Center maintains one of its locations in Maryville, Mo.