General Information

Individual Therapy

The Harris Center offers psychotherapy for adults, children, and couples. Psychiatric consultation to assess need for medication is also available. Treatment is provided for a full range of issues, including but not limited to:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Eating Disorders
  • Insomnia
  • Stress management
  • Anger management
  • Trauma and post-traumatic stress
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD)
  • Grief and loss
  • Adjustment and life stage difficulties
  • Parenting
  • Child and adult ADHD
  • Child behavior problems
  • Social skills deficits
  • School difficulties
  • Child and adult learning disabilities 
  • Couples' conflicts
  • LGBTQ and diversity issues



DBT Skills Training Group - Ongoing

Focus: Coping skills training for persons with borderline personality disorder, based on Linehan's dialectical behavior therapy model.

Format: Weekly sessions for one year for adults.

Content: Topics include regulating emotions, being more effective in relationships, and dealing with stressful situations. Sessions consist of lectures, discussion, and homework activities.




Happy Healthy Kids, Coping Skills for Children - offered periodically

Focus: Teaching skills to effectively manage frustration, anxiety, stress, and other difficult emotions.

Format: 6-week after-school class for children grades 3rd to 5th. 

Content: Topics include understanding and recognizing emotions, learning how to control your emotions, appropriately expressing emotions, problem solving, and perspective taking. Classes consist of lectures, group discussions/activities, and homework activities.



Assessments of learning disabilities, attention deficit/hyperactivity (ADHD), intelligence and personality for both adults and children may be obtained at the center. Assessments range in price from $450 to $500. UK staff and students are eligible for a 10% discount on assessment services at the Harris Center. Please call (859.257.6853) for more information.