Local Emergency Resources
Call your doctor or other health care provider for assistance
Center for Health Care Services Child/Adolescent Crisis Clinic
Call law enforcement and request a mental health unit officer
Clarity Child Guidance Crisis Assessment
Nix Behavioral Health serving children, adults, and seniors
Laurel Ridge Treatment Center
San Antonio Behavioral Health Hospital
Go to the nearest hospital emergency room in your area
Suicide Crisis Lines and Chat Rooms/Text
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Lifeline is a 24 hr. toll free phone line that also has an online chat option.
En Espanol 1-800-799-4889 TTY
Youth LGBTQ Crisis Line/Chat/Text
The Trevor Project
The Trevor Project provides 24 hr. crisis counseling to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) youths ages 13-24.
Trevor Chat is available 6 hrs. a day at http://www.thetrevorproject.org/
Youth Focused/Chat & Education Resources
Texas Suicide Prevention
An online resource that provided education, training, a teen chat room and a link to the Mental Health America of Texas mobile app called ASK & Prevent Suicide available through ITunes which includes suicide education and intervention guidance.
Youth Focused/Crisis Line
Youth helpline - Your Life Your Voice - run by Boys Town National Hotline. This website is for youth, created by youth, with information on how to help yourself or a friend who is thinking about suicide.
The Jed Foundation
A resource for college students containing information about depression and anxiety among college students, and information about how to get help at school.
Text START to 741-741
National Association of School Psychologists
NASP has resources available to assist families and educators in preventing youth suicide.
Toll Free: (866) 331-NASP
Crisis Text Line
Provides free emotional support and information to teens in any type of crisis, including suicidal. You can text with a trained specialist 24 hrs.
Text “CTL” or “Listen” to 741-741