Capital Area Counceling Service

"Empowering Central South Dakotans to
Build Better Tomorrows"

At Capital Area Counseling Service we are proud of our organization, our employees, our health care and other services we provide. With the mission of the right people effectively provide human services to those who need them. Our core values of: Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Trustworthiness. Our employees are hard-working, self-motivated, flexible, passionate people who work well within a team and follow-through on commitments they make.


Capital Area Counseling Service has a new Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner in Pierre!

CACS is thrilled to announce that Cassi Heuer, PMHNP, has joined the CACS team and is providing psychiatric services, full-time and in-person to clients in our area.  Cassi’s clinic is based out of the main CACS office at 2001 Eastgate Ave.  
 
Cassi was born and raised in Pierre.  She attended graduate school at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and is a board-certified psychiatric-mental health nurse practitioner. Cassi was able to train with a psychiatrist while she was in graduate school prior to his retirement in order to be his replacement in addition to clinicals with the program. She has been practicing for three years in the Sioux Falls area and has experience working at community mental health centers as well as private practice settings.  Cassi can provide medication management along with psychotherapy services in the outpatient setting for patients 16 and older.  Additionally, Cassi has experience working with medication-assisted treatment for substance use disorders. 
 
Cassi is currently accepting new patients at CACS.  To set up an appointment, call 605-224-5811.

About Capital Area Counseling Service

Capital Area Counseling Services has been providing services since 1968. We are accredited by the State of South Dakota as a mental health, addiction treatment and child welfare agency.

We serve youth, families, adults and seniors. All of our clinical staff is certified, licensed or are in the process of completing their professional credentials. Less experienced staff receive guidance regularly from their clinical supervisor.

Capital Area Counseling Service will not deny services due to inability to pay.  Financial assistance is available based on income and family size.  Please speak with our staff at your first appointment if you are unable to pay for services.