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1243-4 E. Dixon Blvd.

Shelby, NC 28152

(704) 487-4000
Specializing in school based outpatient therapy, EMDR, cognitive processing therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, and DWI assessment and treatment


182 W. Court Street

Rutherfordton, NC 28139

(828) 287-7806

Specializing in family and couples counseling, school based outpatient therapy, DWI assessment, cognitive behavioral therapy, and psychological and specialty evaluations


1155 N. Main Street, Suite 14B

Marion, NC 28752

(828) 287-7806

Specializing in cognitive behavioral therapy, anger management, family and couples counseling, trama based services, and psychological and speciality evaluations

Mission Statement

The mission of Preferred Choice Healthcare, Inc. (PCH) is to provide professional services to individuals suffering difficulties arising from mental health and substance use related concerns in a holistic framework based upon the values of respect, integrity, and dignity.  Preferred Choice Healthcare strives to communicate these core values by demonstrating empathetic, authentic and genuine care in all of our interactions in our efforts of meeting the unique needs of our clients.

Assessment and Referral

Preferred Choice Healthcare (PCH) currently offers pre-trial ‚Äč and DWI Assessments to individuals who voluntarily seek these services as well as Child Protective Service Substance Abuse Assessments for local Department of Social Services. It is our commitment to provide these services in a professional and empathetic nature. We are available to consult with you to discuss any problems you or your family may be having and to make referrals for any service we either do not provide or you would prefer to receive elsewhere. We realize that not every service provider is appropriate for everyone and that treatment based on the unique needs of the client are the most appropriate and beneficial. 

Quick Links

A referral is not necessary for an appointment at PCH. Clients, parents and legal guardians can call and schedule.

Referrals can be made by primary care physicians, attorneys, schools, and other agencies.

We accept a variety of insurance carriers as well as  other pay sources.