COLUMBUS – Seeing patients get back on track in their lives makes the job worthwhile for mental health physicians at Discovery Counseling.
“My main vision for the whole thing is to really provide the services and reduce the stigma associated with mental health,” said Mike Goos, founder of Discovery Counseling located in Suite 700, 3005 19th St.
Goos is licensed as a provisional mental health practitioner. He established the business after retiring as a school psychologist for Columbus Public Schools and Schuyler Community Schools. He has approximately 25 years of experience working with students and decided to branch out into the private sector.
“I needed something to do,” he said.
A year ago, Goos and his wife, Tracy, began their search for an office space to house Discovery Counseling. Tracy works for Columbus Family Practice and suggested the old hospital building. Amy Blaser, vice president of physician relations and business development for Columbus Community Hospital,…