The Solihten Institute is a nonprofit organization headquartered in Denver, is the international office for a network of counseling Centers. Samaritan Counseling of the Mohawk Valley, accredited by the Solihten Institute, as a member of this network called The Solihten Ministry; it is one of the largest providers of professional counseling in the United States. Samaritan Centers provide professional mental health services, healthcare education, and consultation in more than 380 cities and communities throughout the United States and Tokyo, Japan. Annually, over $20 million of subsidized counseling is provided for those who cannot afford the full cost of counseling. The Solihten Ministry’s growth has been in direct response to the needs of congregations and communities.
EBA programs enable Samaritan Centers to serve their communities and raise funds for client assistance. The Samaritan Institute offers assistance to Centers that want to start EBA programs.