Behavioral Health Services of Lake Norman

Behavioral Health Services of Lake Norman


Located in the community of Mooresville, N.C., 25 miles north of Charlotte, Behavioral Health Services of LKN provides a range of treatment services for adults and adolescents struggling with chemical dependency, primary psychiatric conditions, and co-occurring disorders. The facility offers issue-specific counseling services, specialized programs for DUI offenders, and other evidence-based treatment services.


To identify specific psychiatric or behavioral health concerns, Behavioral Health Services of LKN provides clients with an initial psychological evaluation and/or behavioral health assessment. The facility also offers specialized DUI assessments. According to its website, the facility treats chemical dependency, as well as a range of emotional or psychological disorders. The facility is equipped to treat individuals struggling with depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety, panic disorders, posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD), dissociative disorders, obsessive-compulsive disorders, and issues relating to major life transitions, such as divorce, relocation, and bereavement.

The facility offers several counseling options best suited to address individual needs, including one-on-one sessions with a primary therapist, family counseling, and marriage counseling. The facility also offers issue-specific group counseling sessions on a range of topics, such as anger management, women’s issues, improving social communication skills, and managing stress.

Along with counseling sessions, the facility may utilize eye movement desensitization and reprocessing (EMDR) sessions to treat individuals struggling with trauma. EMDR is an evidence-based treatment practice that works to “rewire” the brain to lessen distress associated with traumatic events. The facility may also refer clients to psychiatric clinics for medication management.

The facility’s approach to treat substance abuse disorders includes relapse prevention and ongoing didactic chemical dependency groups. These groups may focus on trigger avoidance, goal-setting, and developing community-based support networks. According to the facility’s website, DUI assessments and subsequent treatment programs are designed to satisfy requirements set by the Division of Motor Vehicles to obtain a limited driving privilege. To accommodate client schedules, DUI treatment programs are held in the evening and weekends.


Behavioral Health Services of Lake Norman’s treatment services are facilitated by a qualified team comprised of marriage and family therapists and licensed professional counselors (LPCs).


The sole loved one polled by at the time of this writing praised the facility, especially its effectiveness in treating adolescents. Out of five stars, the survey respondent gave perfect five-star ratings for the level of family participation in treatment, the facility’s ability to treat co-occurring disorders, and the treatment staff’s level of experience and training. “Personable but not always prompt, perfect for teens,” the loved one wrote. The survey respondent also gave a high four-star rating for the facility’s counseling options.


According to the facility’s website, Behavioral Health Services of Lake Norman accepts most major private insurance plans. The sole loved one polled by at the time of this writing gave the facility a perfect five-star rating for its affordability.

Services provided by Behavioral Health Services of Lake Norman

Service Setting

  • Outpatient
  • Type of Care

  • Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Treatment Approaches

  • Anger Management
  • Brief Intervention
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Contingency Managementmotivational Incentives
  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Motivational Interviewing
  • Martix Model
  • Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy
  • Relapse Prevention
  • Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Trauma-related Counseling
  • 12-step Facilitation
  • License/Certification/Accreditation

  • State Substance Abuse Agency
  • State Mental Health Department
  • Payment/Insurance/Funding Accepted

  • Medicare
  • Medicaid
  • Genders Accepted

  • Male
  • Female
  • Behavioral Health Services of Lake Norman Reviews

    • Treatment Effectiveness
    • Accommodations & Amenities
    Personable but not always prompt, perfect for teens.