Mental Health and Wellness

Help is available
National Suicide Prevention Hotline 
NEWS RELEASE: SAMSAHA just added a number to call to connect to their ASL services
"To connect directly to a trained 988 Lifeline counselor in ASL, callers who are Deaf, DeafBlind, DeafDisabled, Hard of Hearing, and Late-Deafened can click the "ASL Now" button on and follow the prompts. Direct dialing to 988 from a videophone will be available in the coming weeks, and in the meantime, ASL callers can call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) from their videophone to reach ASL services."
Crisis Text Line:
Text TX to 741741
The Trevor Project (LBGTQ) 
Use relay to call 866-488-7386
Text START to 678678
If you want more resources, check out more below:  

Here you will find the list of local and national resources and services available to you and your family.

If you have an immediate mental health emergency and do not feel safe, contact 911 and ask for mental health deputies. 

If you are curious about mental health deputies, please visit this link.

If you are seeking for resources that is not listed here, feel free to contact Ashley O'Niell, School Based Mental Health and Wellness Coordinator at [email protected].

Find Mental Health or Behavioral Health Authority in your area: 

Find Your Local Mental Health or Behavioral Health Authority | Texas Health and Human Services


Find Texas Mental Health Crisis Providers: 

Crisis Service Providers


TexasNAMI, more resources for Texas Mental Health

Texas Mental Health Resources


Texas Initiative for Mental Health for Deaf Youth Training and Resources (SOC)

Texas Mental Health for Deaf Youth / Online Training Resources


Texas Department of State Health Services Mental Health and Substance Abuse

Mental Health & Substance Use