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SAMHSA - Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration

Protecting Youth Mental Health The U.S. Surgeon General’s Advisory

National Alliance on Mental Illness

Department of Family and Protective Services resource locator

Department of Family and Protective Services Mental Health Awareness

Department of State Health Services resource locator

Texas Council mental health agencies locator

Americans with Disabilities Act - supporting and protecting the rights of students at risk of self-harm in the era of COVID-19

Texas Health and Human Services Residential Treatment Center Project

Texas Health and Human Services Proyecto de Centros de Tratamiento Residencial

Tools for Supporting Emotional Wellbeing in Children and Youth

Community Resource Coordination Groups

TEA's Texas School Mental Health webpage

TEA Texas School Mental Health Resources

Mental Health Texas

Child Mind Institute - mental health resources for families

National Common Sense parent resources

Healthy Place

Virtual Relaxation Room

Me & My Emotions - Supporting Teens' Mental Wellness

Fathers Matter

Talking to Your Teens About Mental Health and Suicide Prevention

Parenting to Prevent and Heal ACEs


Seize the Awkward: Each video features expert advice and practical tips on supporting a friend who may be struggling with their mental health.

How to engage a friend in a conversation about their mental health?

How can you be there for a friend who is struggling with their mental health? 

How can you get better at talking to your friends about their mental health?

How can you tell if a friend is struggling with their mental health? 

SAMHSA’s National Helpline - 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

Nationwide Crisis Text Line - Text "Home" to 741741; text "HOLA to 741741 for crisis assistance in Español

Click Here for a map of hotlines that serve all Texas counties

Health and Human Services 


211 Call-for-Help Resource by County

National Disaster Distress Helpline - Text "TalkWithUs" to 66746; call 1-800-985-5990 and press "2" | En Español - envía "Hablanos" al 66746; llame al 1-800-985-5990 y presione "2"