Franchising

Interested in joining the Ellie fam by owning a location?

What is Ellie? Ellie is a socially responsible outpatient mental health company, focused on providing an unparalleled client experience with high quality, creative, and innovative care and on creating an employment experience where our employees are truly valued and treated with genuine care.

Why Ellie? Ellie is changing how we treat mental health. Owning an Ellie allows you to provide exceptional, accessible care to your communities. Ellie is a proven brand in the mental health sector.

Pre-Opening Support:

  • Real Estate: Our dedicated staff will help you in the site selection and lease negotiation to find the ideal site for your franchise.
  • Finance: Our team will provide assistance with loan processing through the SBA and preferred financiers.
  • Site Build Support: We walk you through the entire build-out process from corporate-approved layout and general construction to interior design and on-site technology.
  • Marketing: Once you sign your lease agreement, the marketing of your location begins with personalized support to set up social media and marketing materials to generate business.
  • Recruitment: We’ll support you in hiring the most qualified clinic directors and therapists.
  • Training: You’ll attend a comprehensive training course, an annual franchisee convention, and opportunities to connect with subject matter experts.

Ongoing Personalized Support:

  • Brand Development: You’ll receive brand standard guidelines and digital and print material templates to personalize to your own unique Ellie.
  • Shared Service – Intake Team: Our in-house intake scheduling team will connect prospective clients to your therapists to find a perfect match and schedule their first appointment.
  • Shared Service – Medical Records and Billing: Our Electronic Health Record System with integrated billing ensures all of your client records remain compliant and your insurance claims get processed.
  • Shared Service – Credentialing: Our credentialing partner panels your licensed therapists with insurances to receive the best in-network rates for your services.

Ready to join the Ellie fam?

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**We do not currently offer Ellie Mental Health franchises that will be located in California, Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Maine, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, or Washington, or to residents of these states. Each Ellie Mental Health clinic is independently owned and operated under the medical licensure, practice, and judgment of independent franchisees.