Local Mental Health Authorities

Community mental health services are provided through Local Mental Health Authorities/Local Behavioral Health Authorities, also referred to as community mental health centers. The LMHAs/LBHAs provide services to a specific geographic area of the state, called local service area.

Watch this video to learn more about the Local Mental Health Authorities in Texas:

Find the Local Mental Health Authority/Local Behavioral Health Authority in your local service area via: https://www.hhs.texas.gov/services/mental-health-substance-use/mental-health-substance-use-resources/find-your-local-mental-health-or-behavioral-health-authority

Additional Resources

Find your LMHA/LBHA crisis number:  https://www.hhs.texas.gov/services/mental-health-substance-use/mental-health-crisis-services

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