Community Referrals

 Below are a few community resources you may find helpful. If you would like assistance in finding any other outside agencies or counselors, please feel free to contact me!


If it is an EMERGENCY, please contact Child Protection Services (CPS) at (800) 252-5400 or their web referral system:  or contact Childhelp® at 800-4-A-CHILD


United Way 2-1-1
The 2-1-1 Texas website uses the databases of local Area Information Centers and gives you the ability to search for free information on health and human services from more than 60,000 state and local programs 
2-1-1 or 1-877-541-7905

Lone Star Circle of Care
Child and adolescent psychiatry and psychotherapy

Austin Travis County Integral Care
Behavioral health & developmental disabilities services

Bluebonnet MHMR
Bluebonnet Trails offers an array of mental health and Developmental Disabilities services to children, adolescents and adults
24-Hour Crisis Hotline: 1-800-841-1255

STARRY provides STAR crisis intervention services to Williamson and surrounding counties. Services are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The program provides services to children and youth and their families. Services include individual, family and group counseling, along with universal child abuse prevention services
Crisis Services: 1-800-440-9789

Austin Child Guidance Center
Dedicated to improving the mental health of children and their families, a multidisciplinary team of psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, and counselors provides individual, family, and group therapy; psychiatric and psychological services; parent education; community presentations and consultations

For the Love of Christi
This organization holds monthly support meetings and various activities for children and adults to help them adjust to life after the death of a loved one

Wonders and Worries
This organization helps children cope when a loved one or parent has a chronic or life threatening illness

Bridges to Growth Resource Center
Offers many parent workshops throughout the year and free advice and counsel from a parent educator for parents experiencing parenting challenges

***If you are concerned about behaviors or emotions that you are seeing with your child, below is information about several disorders that can be seen in children and adolescents. If you think your child may fall into one of these categories, it is important to talk to your family physician and/or a mental health professional.

Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)



Bipolar Disorder

Conduct Disorder


Eating Disorders

Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Oppositional Defiant Disorder

Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Reactive Attachment Disorder


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