Pathways Counseling for Families and Individuals

Pathways Counseling services has three main office locations along with several satellite locations which include:

  • Metro-East PathwaysPathways Counseling Services
  • Central Illinois Pathways
  • Southeastern Illinois Pathways

You could be mourning the death of a loved one, facing communication challenges with your spouse, or trying to get help for a child in trouble. Whatever the need, Pathways counselors want to help.

Our qualified mental health professionals deal with a broad range of relational and psychological issues with both expertise and Christian compassion. You are not just a number, you are very important to us.

To find out how Pathways can help you, start by contacting your closest Pathways office. We will then set up a time to meet with you regarding your particular needs- matching you with the right therapist. Your therapist will assist you in setting reasonable goals and then work with you to achieve those goals in the shortest time frame possible.

Additionally, Pathways staff may provide assistance to churches, Sunday School classes, missions groups and other organizations that are interested in social ministries. Pathways staff members can facilitate seminars on various topics of concern among children and families, such as parenting skills, self-esteem, relational issues, grief and loss, etc.

Other functions of our Pathways Offices include:

  • Foster & Adoptive Care Referrals
  • Assistance With Social Ministries in
    Churches and Community Organizations
  • Residential Care Referrals
  • Maternity Care Referrals
Metro East Pathways Christian Counseling Satellite Locations:
Mark McCormick, LCPC
Director of Metro East
4950 Old Collinsville Road,
Swansea, Illinois 62226
tel. (618) 624-4060
fax. (618) 624-4390
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  • Swansea (618) 624-4060
  • Edwardsville (618) 447-0257
  • Wood River (618) 251-9790
Central Illinois Pathways Christian Counseling Satellite Locations:
Molly Ondrey (Chatham, Carlinville),
Beth Hoffman, MS, LCPC (Effingham, Salem, Vandalia)
1500 E. Walnut Street
Chatham, IL 62629
cell. (217) 971-9385
Southeastern Illinois Pathways Christian Counseling Satellite Locations:
Oma Rice, LCSW
Director of S.E. Illinois Pathways
949 Co. Rd. 1300 N.
Carmi, IL 62821
tel. (618) 382-3907
fax. (618) 382-3239
Email Southeastern Illinois Office
  • Carmi (618) 382-3907
  • Harrisburg (618) 382-3907

Compassionate Care for Individuals and Families

The mission of the Pathways ministry is to provide professional, confidential, Christian counseling to the individuals and families living in and near the communities of Carlinville, Chatham, Edwardsville, Harrisburg, Swansea, Vandalia, Wood River and Carmi, Illinois.

Mark McCormick, LCPC
Mark McCormick, LCPCDirector of Metro East Pathways
Office Tel: (618) 624-4060
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Oma Rice, LCSW
Oma Rice, LCSWDirector of Southeastern Illinois Pathways
Office Tel: (618) 382-3907
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Beth Hoffman, MS, LCPC
Beth Hoffman, MS, LCPCDirector of Central Illinois Pathways
Office Tel: (618) 367-6352
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