LifeStance Health, Formerly Western Psychological & Counseling Services

Promoting positive outcomes

Click here for more information on virtual visits. To access a virtual meeting, find your clinician in our Staff Directory and click the Virtual Visit button.

Services and Programs

Serving the Portland and Vancouver Metropolitan area since 1986! We have been here for the community for over thirty years, including now in this time of the coronavirus. See our Programs and Locations below. To "Learn more...", see the bottom left box on this page.  
After hour crisis line for current clients only with LifeStance Health: 503-727-3764. More Info

Outpatient Mental Health

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Substance Use Disorder Treatment Program

Gladstone, Vancouver, Hillsboro
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Autism Program

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ADHD Program

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Health Psychology Program

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School-Based Program

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Group Therapy

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LifeStance/Western provides high quality services at sites across the Portland Metropolitan area.  

Learn more...

Resources during the COVID-19 pandemic: Learn about resources for addressing mental health needs during the outbreak. This includes general resources and those specific to the outbreak. In addition to individual therapy, Western is offering group therapy on how to cope during the outbreak! 

Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion Team (EDIT): We have a team of support staff, administrative staff, and clinicians working to understand and address the needs of diverse clients and our employees. Please read our Mission Statement and the work of our Team.

Positive outcomes: We have been designated by Optum as an Achievements in Excellence clinic. Learn about how we promote positive outcomes.

Group Therapy: Research shows that Group Therapy is highly effective for most mental health issues. Learn more about current groups being offered.

Find a Practitioner: Check out our Advanced Practitioner Search to learn more about our clinicians and their specialties.

Sponsorship of African Road: We have long supported African Road, a non-profit based in the Portland Metropolitan Area. African Road comes alongside "changemakers" through collaborative project development and strategic funding. Western served as a Premier Sponsor for the most recent African Road gala and fundraising initiative and provided many hours of volunteer time to support this organization.

Virtual Visits and Patient Portal

Virtual visits occur over the internet in the comfort and safety of your own home. You can access the program with a smartphone, tablet, or computer.

LifeStance Health utilizes a HIPAA-compliant, secure application to conduct sessions over the internet. Click here for more information on how to do a virtual visit.

To connect to a visit, find your clinician in our Staff Directory and click on the button for Virtual Visit. This will place you in the waiting room for your clinician.

We should note that many health plans have approved the use of a phone during this public health emergency, as well. This is an option if it is not possible to make a video connection.

To connect to the new Advanced MD Patient Portal, click the following link:  AMD Patient Portal Login