Medical & Mental Health

Safety Planning Intervention | Virtual Meeting | Gulf Coast Center's Resilient Youth Safer Environments

Date: Thursday, February 17, 2022

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Safety Planning Intervention (SPI) teaches the steps of the safety planning intervention using the Stanley Brown Safety Plan. Participants will learn when to complete a safety plan and what steps are necessary to complete a successful safety plan. Open to anyone, especially those who provide services to those at-risk for suicide.

Contact Information:
For registration and meeting link contact
or 409-944-4436.

Please see the attachments below for additional details:
Safety Planning Intervention flyer

RYSE Flyer

Galveston County Suicide Loss Survivor Support Group | Gulf Coast Center

Location: Santa Fe Resiliency Center
4233 FM 1764 Suite 4E Santa Fe, Tx

This Support Group will meet monthly and is open to any survivors of a suicide loss.

Please see attached Suicide Support Group Flyer for additional details

Contact Information:
Please call Diane Manley at (346)266-4863 for meeting details.

Cedar Crest Hospital & RTC

Cedar Crest Hospital & RTC is committed to being a leader in Texas for providing evidence-based, quality behavioral healthcare for children, teens, adults, older adults, and their families in a safe, supportive environment. We offer a variety of mental health and chemical dependency programs for each person who comes to us for help.

We're excited to announce two new services that we'll be offering via telephone and virtual communication platforms to help us connect patients and their loved ones with the treatment and support they need while still offering layers of protection:

Telehealth assessments: To limit unnecessary travel and to protect both our patients and staff, we are now offering behavioral healthcare assessments by phone.

Virtual visitation: We are helping patients stay connected with loved ones while social distancing restrictions are in place by providing virtual visitation services.

Call today for more information: 844-276-1156

For over 30 years, Cedar Crest has successfully served the Belton, TX community treating substance abuse and mental health issues with tailored inpatient, residential and outpatient programs. We serve the Galveston County area, primarily through Residential Treatment (RTC) referrals, and we are still accepting new patients. We accept ages 12-17. Due to COVID-19 we can’t allow visitors.

For further information:

Admissions: 254-939-2100 ext 700

Layce Cantwell: Cell - 512.470.9409

Cenikor Foundation

Cenikor will be a leader in providing quality substance abuse and behavioral health services in the communities we serve through a continuum of care for adults and adolescents.

Services Offered -Detox, short-term, long-term, adolescent, outpatient, sober living, prevention services

Admissions Contact Information: 1-888-236-4567 |

We currently have availability for both male and female clients in need of substance abuse treatment. Cenikor accepts most commercial insurance as well as Medicaid. We also have limited state funding available. You can schedule admissions through our Access Center at 888-236-4567, with the ability to admit the same day in some situations. The Odyssey house is a 90-day, inpatient adolescent program located in SW Houston.

Center for Mindful Self-Compassion

We aim to be the global leader in self-compassion training and to offer the highest quality programs to diverse populations, based upon scientific research and established teaching methods. CMSC is committed to building an equitable, inclusive, and caring global community supporting the practice of self-compassion where each person matters and everyone belongs.

Free Live Daily Meditation Sessions Offered by Senior MSC Teachers:

Sessions Are Offered Daily on Zoom

5 am Pacific Daylight Time (7 am Central Time)

7 am Pacific Daylight Time (9 am Central Time) and

4 pm Pacific Daylight Time (6 pm Central Time)

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FREE three-video series : They have produced a three-video series on self-compassion targeted as those of us who take care of others

Child Mind Institute

The Child Mind Institute is an independent, national nonprofit dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders. Our teams work every day to deliver the highest standards of care, advance the science of the developing brain and empower parents, professionals and policymakers to support children when and where they need it most.

Services: Education, Care, Research, Symptom Checker, Trauma Response, Support for Military Families 

Counseling Connections for Change, Inc.

At Counseling Connections, we are all committed to helping our clients reach their God-given potential, and we are able to offer a wide array of services to meet your unique needs. We recognize the courage and wisdom it takes to contact a professional during difficult times, and we are here to encourage you as you seek solutions. We also recognize that each therapy relationship is unique and deserving of sensitivity. With a foundation in Christian love, we regard each person we serve with humility, dignity, and respect honoring the diversity of the people we serve. Hope is possible and we look forward to partnering with you as you embark on this journey.

Important Things To Know About Counseling Connections for Change

Telehealth is an option to help you and your loved ones

Effective for individuals (12+ years of age) and couples

In Office Sessions are available

We serve all ages 2 years old and up

Paneled on most major insurance companies

Cash rates range from $85-$135 for initial sessions and $75-$125 for each following session

We have licensed and provisionally licensed therapists, as well as graduate student interns

Please let us know if you are facing a financial hardship

We offer sliding scale and grant funding, upon qualification

Request an appointment here and fill out the required form

Our Intake Coordinator will reach out to you with options and availability


In this course you will engage in a series of challenges designed to increase your own happiness and build more productive habits. As preparation for these tasks, Professor Laurie Santos reveals misconceptions about happiness, annoying features of the mind that lead us to think the way we do, and the research that can help us change. You will ultimately be prepared to successfully incorporate a specific wellness activity into your life.  

Family Service Center of Galveston County 

Family Service Center of Galveston County (FSC) is the only non-profit counseling agency in Galveston County that provides comprehensive outpatient mental health counseling services to its residents regardless of ethnicity, gender, age, diagnosis, or economic status. We believe that the family is a basic and essential institution that needs to be supported and strengthened so that children, adults, and our communities can function well and live as optimally as possible. Family Service Center serves members of Galveston, Liberty and Chambers Counties.


Support through Telehealth (video and telephone) counseling sessions or in-person sessions as needed.

Tips to manage stress and your emotions during times of social distancing.

Activities to help children.

Visit us at OR Call us at 409-762-8636

We also provide counseling for Non-Profit Workers. Working during the COVID-19 pandemic has been stressful and scary. Each of us has our own story about how the pandemic has impacted us and our families, as well as stories about how we have supported the communities we serve, despite personal challenges and fears. FSC is here to help you learn coping strategies and increase communication skills to deal with conflicts in your home, the stress of working with the public throughout your own personal crises, and the juggling act we are called to perform as employees and/or volunteers at a Non-Profit Organization. Through a generous grant by the Moody Foundation, FSC is here to provide free counseling to you and your family to build resilience as you weather the many storms of life....while helping others do the same! See the attached referral form to sign up for the Non-Profit Assistance Program. Call FSC today to receive the support and assistance you need.

Americares | Disaster Relief & Global Health Organization

Americares is a health-focused relief and development organization that saves lives and improves health for people affected by poverty or disaster. Each year, Americares reaches 90 countries on average, including the United States, with life-changing health programs, medicine and medical supplies. The organization also responds to more than 30 natural disasters and humanitarian crises worldwide each year, establishes long-term recovery projects and brings disaster preparedness programs to vulnerable communities. Since its founding more than 40 years ago, Americares has provided more than $19 billion in aid to 164 countries, including the United States.

Gulf Coast Center

Gulf Coast Center provides accessible, efficient and quality services to support the independent and healthy living of those we serve. Every day, our counselors, therapists, psychiatrists, case workers, drivers and administrative staff help our clients get and stay healthy and achieve their greatest potential.

We provide a range of services and support for people in Galveston and Brazoria counties with mental health, substance use, and intellectual and developmental disability (IDD) needs. We also provide additional community services, including an on-demand transportation service, community education and disaster recovery support.

24-Hour Crisis Hotline:

If you or someone you know is experiencing a mental health crisis, please reach out for help.

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