The Family Resource Center does not provide 24 hour on call assistance to clients, potential clients or their family members. Our phones are not answered after hours, on weekends, or on holidays.
Any of the following situations constitutes a mental health emergency and requires IMMEDIATE professional attention:
- Thoughts to harm yourself or someone else (Suicidal or Homicidal)
- Hallucinations, delusions, or paranoia (Psychosis)
- Cutting on one's self or having self-harm behaviors (Self-injury)
- Experiencing physical withdrawal symptoms of alcohol or drugs
Please call the following numbers for 24 hour mental health concerns that are not mental health emergencies.
Crisis Intervention of Houston
Mental Health Mental Retardation Authority
Neuro Psychiatric Center Hotline
National Crisis Hotline
For additional mental health and substance abuse resources please refer to the following websites:
List of Mental Health Hospitals in Houston
The University of Houston: Local crisis information resources.
The University of Texas: Harris County Psychiatric Center (HCPC): Local mental health, substance abuse, and social service crisis resources.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) Houston: Local mental health, support groups, and social service crisis resources.
John Garlock, Ph.D., LPC, LMFT, LCDC