Message from the Executive Director

Welcome to Brewer-Porch Children’s Center! We hope you will take the time to explore our website. Navigating the maze of behavioral health and educational service providers can be very difficult, and we encourage you to contact us with your questions. We are here to help. Our highly skilled staff provide state-of-the-art behavioral healthcare and educational services for children, adolescents, and their families both locally and from across the state of Alabama. Our goal is to improve the quality of life of our clients and our communities.

Our mission is to serve children and families with behavioral health needs in order to maximize their potential, to educate students and professionals in the field, and to develop innovative approaches to clinical practice. Our services range from intensive outpatient to residential. Treatment is based on an interdisciplinary approach and our treatment team includes nurses, psychologists, teachers, social workers, therapists, behavioral care worker, consulting psychiatrists, and consulting dietitians.

For additional information about our services please call (205) 348-7236.


Ross Grimes, Ph.D.

Executive Director

Ross Grimes, PhD
exterior of Brewer-Porch main building