Someone to Talk to

You have experienced a major life crisis. Whatever the nature of your loss – your home, your possessions, a friend or loved one – you will pass through many stages of grief. Shock, anger, fear and sadness are normal emotions associated with the grieving process. Don’t feel that you have to deal with these feelings alone. There are numerous counseling services available at low or no cost to you. Family and individual counselors, therapists and other mental health professionals have the skills needed to guide you through this difficult time.

This is no time for heroics – reach out for help when you feel the need.

Who: Harris Center for Mental Health and IDD
What: 24 hour Crisis Line: 713-970-7000
When: 24 hours, 7 days a week

Who: Tri County Behavioral Healthcare
What: Disaster Counseling and Crisis Stabilization
When: 24 hours/7 days a week
Call for phone or in person appointment: 800-550-8408

Who: Institute for Spirituality and Health
What: Provides psycho-social-emotional healing within communities impacted by a disaster, through education in self-care skills and peer group support.
When:  8 week groups; call for next start date 901-679-9374
Where: 8100 Greenbriar, Suite 300, Houston 77054

Who: Memorial Hermann Community Mental Health
What: Disaster Counseling Services for anyone 18 years and older affected by a disaster indirectly or directly.
When: By appointment Morning and evenings
Where: Virtual or in person at a community site

  •        Meyerland area clinic: 713-338-6422
  •        Humble area clinic: 281-319-5639
  •        Spring Branch area clinic: 713-338-6422



Disaster Related Crisis Counseling (24 hours) - 713-970-7070

The primary goal of these programs is to alleviate the suffering experienced by survivors and victims of disasters. Services include, but are not limited to: 

  • Coordination of disaster mental health services
  • Development of crisis counseling and brief therapy programs

Catholic Charities: 713-526-4611

Family Houston: 713-861-4849

Houston Galveston Institute: 713-526-8390

Innovative Alternatives - Bay Area: 832-864-6000

Jewish Family Service: 713-667-9336

Montrose Counseling Center: 713-529-0037