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Glovan Pollak and Associates, dba: The Behavioral Wellness Group is very pleased to share with you that our programs are CARF Re-Accredited for the maximum allowable of Three years, until September 30, 2021! This is a testament to our commitment in meeting and exceeding the most stringent of professional standards in our profession! In the past 4 years, we have doubled our physical space, nearly tripled our Staff and have significantly expanded and added services in the areas of:

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In the past 4 years, we have doubled our physical space, nearly tripled our Staff and have significantly expanded and added services in the areas of:

  • Child and Adolescent Services
  • Evening and Weekend Hours
  • Psychological Services Department
  • Psychological Testing Department
  • Medical Services/Prescribing Department
  • Adult and Adolescent Aftercare

BWG clinicians pioneered and specialize in providing Intensive Outpatient Programs (IOP). Our IOPs are contracted with major insurance carriers and are accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF). We offer 5 IOPs , each with corresponding Aftercare Programs:

  • Adult Morning AND Evening Mental Health IOP for individuals with extreme emotions, symptoms that are disruptive to their lives and/or self-harming/self-defeating behaviors.
  • Dual Diagnosis IOP for those with both emotional and substance use issues.
  • Health and Wellness IOP for individuals with emotional and medical or pain issues and those on leave from work or school.
  • Adolescent IOP for those between the ages of 12-17

Please see the attached brochures or the website listed above for more information about these Programs.

We continue to offer a complete outpatient continuum of care for ages 4 and up with a proven track record of helping others maximize their potential, to include:

  • Individual, Couples, Family and Group Therapies
  • Psychological, Bariatric and Educational Testing
  • Chemical Dependency Assessments and Treatment
  • Assessments within 48-72 Hours
  • Psychiatric and Medication Management

We accept all major insurance plans and accommodate self-pay clients.

We hope that this information is helpful. If we can be of any further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us via phone, email or fax. Thank you for your continued support and confidence; It is very much appreciated!


John A. Glovan, Psy.D.
Clinical Psychologist Clinical Counselor
Director, Health and Wellness Program
Co-Founder, The Behavioral Wellness Group 

Michael J. Pollak, PCC, LICDC
Clinical Counselor
Director, Dual Diagnosis Program
Co-Founder, The Behavioral Wellness Group

As Lake County Ohio's fastest growing private practice, we are continuing to look for independently licensed Prescribers, Psychologists, Clinical Counselors, and Social Workers to join our team.

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The Behavioral Wellness Group is a counseling center providing therapy and behavioral health services and assessment including chemical dependency/drug addiction treatment, cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT), dialectical behavioral therapy (DBT) and other therapies. We also provide mental health or psychological assessments, and psychological,educational and bariatric testing. Providing services to the following communities in Ashtabula, Cuyahoga, Geauga and Lake County: Cleveland, Ashtabula, Beachwood, Chardon, Concord, Eastlake, Euclid, Fairport, Geneva, Grand River, Highland Heights, Kirtland, Leroy, Lyndhurst, Madison, Mayfield, Mayfield Heights, Painesville, Pepper Pike, Perry, Russell, Solon, South Euclid, Thompson, Wickliffe, Willoughby, Willoughby Hills, and Willowick, from our offices in Mentor, Ohio.