Perinatal Outpatient Extended Group (POEG)


Please read the following information so you know how to continue to receive services during the temporary COVID-19 public health emergency. Some Behavioral Health programs may require additional forms to be completed. Please reach out to your treatment team with questions and concerns.

Telehealth over Zoom for Health

To avoid a delay in completing your treatment program, County of San Luis Obispo Behavioral Health will begin offering Remote Client Services. Remote Client Services will enable you to continue program with a certified counselor via a virtual meeting platform called Zoom.

In order to help you participate in Zoom Remote Client Services, we have created user-friendly instructions and tutorials found here. Your treatment team will be in contact with you over email with a web link so you may join your sessions virtually through a computer, tablet, or phone.

Who can use this service?

Pregnant and parenting women of children age 0-5 years old. Children are encouraged and expected to participate in the program.

Is there a charge for this service?

Intensive outpatient sessions charge $117 per service. Medi-Cal pays for services in full as long as Medi-Cal eligibility is maintained. Drug and Alcohol services does not accept or bill private insurance. 

Services for clients who are NOT Medi-Cal eligible and referred from any outside agency, court, etc, may be covered in full under that specific provision.

When and where is this service offered?

This service is available throughout the year during regular business hours except during scheduled holidays.

  • In Grover Beach, the program is offered Tuesday - Friday. 
  • In Atascadero, the program is offered Monday - Thursday.

Location, directions and hours of operation

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Frequently Asked Questions

Please contact our access line at 1 (800) 838-1381 for information or to schedule an appointment. All services are available in Spanish.