Mental Health

The Department of Mental Health at Guangzhou United Family Hospital is dedicated to providing you with the necessary tools to improve the quality of your life. Our highly trained, licensed professionals have a broad range of specialties.

We provide consultation, assessment, and treatment to individuals, adults, children, couples, and families. Treatment is available for mood disorders, relationship and parenting issues, loss and bereavement concerns, and educational and developmental needs.

In addition, we work in the corporate world to help employees maximize their professional and individual development. We offer individual coaching to improve managerial skills. We also consult with companies to develop and maintain Employee Assistance Programs.

Counseling Services

We provide the following services, including but not limited to:

  • Child, adolescent, and adult individual counseling
  • Marriage and couples counseling
  • Family counseling
  • Group counseling
  • Parenting education
  • Crisis intervention
  • Stress management
  • Anger management
  • Grief counseling
  • Suicide prevention
  • EMDR: Eye Movement Desensitization Reprocessing (treatment for trauma)
  • Professional coaching
  • Corporate consulting
  • Employee assistance programs

Psychological Health Services

Our staff provides assessment and treatment for the following, including but not limited to:

  • Depression, anxiety, and other mood disorders
  • Cross-cultural and other adjustment issues
  • Post-traumatic stress disorder
  • Childhood behavioral and developmental problems
  • Relationship issues
  • Men’s issues
  • Women’s issues

We also offer evaluation for both adults and children. In addition, the Family Counseling team offers consultations to schools and organizations on a variety of topics.

Distance counseling services

Our psychological health services are available at all times to all populations of people. For those who cannot easily visit us, telephone and Web-based (Skype) counseling services are now available to serve you wherever you may be in China. Telephone counseling has been an effective counseling aid since the 1950s (crisis hotlines, informal medical consultations, etc.). Today, the internet provides additional options for distance counseling services.

Our psychologist is ready to respond to your concerns regarding work, cultural adjustment, loneliness, family relationships, relationships in general, or more deep-seated issues such as depression, anxiety, reactions to trauma, and other mental health concerns. As part of our Distance Counseling service, we are equipped respond to anyone over 16 years of age who speaks either English or Chinese.

Our team of highly qualified mental health professionals will do their best to put you back on track with your work, family, and social life. We are well-trained, invest in ongoing training, have extensive experience, and are licensed to practice in China and in our home countries.

Patient Center