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Promoting Mental Health Awareness in Texas

The Facts:

  • 1 in 5 adult Texans will experience a mental health concern at some point this year.
  • Over 20% of children ages 9-17 have a diagnosed mental illness.
Hear inspirational stories and learn about valuable resources in Health and Human Services Behavioral Health videos.
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Get Help Now in Texas:

If you or someone you know are experiencing a mental health or substance abuse crisis or you require immediate assistance, call the numbers below to talk to someone 24/7.


Dial 211 to be connected to Mental Health & Substance Abuse services in your area.

Suicide Crisis Line

If you are thinking about suicide:
call 1-800-273-8255 (for TTY: 1-800-799-4889)

Veterans Crisis Line

Veterans, if you are thinking about suicide:
call 1-800-273-8255 and press 1

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Behavioral Health Training Calendar


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Mental Health Help
2-1-1 Texas

Find Texas mental health services including crisis helplines, counseling, support groups and more.

2-1-1 Texas

Education & Support
Mental Health Training
Mental Health First Aid


Learn the skills to identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use disorders.

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Substance Use

Find information and resources about substance use and mental illness prevention, treatment, and recovery.

Children with Disabilities

Families can find resources offering support and inspiration for children with disabilities or special health-care needs.

Resources for families of children with disabilities

Veterans Resources
Texans Veterans Portal

Find assistance, services, benefits, and information for veterans, their families and survivors.

Texans Veterans Portal

Print and Social Media Materials

General Mental Health



Postpartum Depression


Children's Mental Health



The Office of Mental Health Coordination is now offering free online training for Texas' behavioral health frontline workers.

Mental Health Wellness for Individuals with an Intellectual or Developmental Disability is a six-part training series for direct service workers and others who work with people with an intellectual disability or disorder and a co-occurring behavioral health condition.

This website was developed by the HHS Office of Mental Health Coordination.