THE FOLLOWING EMERGENCY CONTACT INFORMATION IS IN NO WAY ASSOCIATED WITH GIBSON COUNSELING OR IT’S STAFF OR THERAPISTS.
This information is provided solely for the convenience of our clients seeking emergency assistance for mental health issues from external providers.
National Medical Emergency
If you or someone you know is having a medical emergency
or go to the nearest emergency room.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
If you or someone you know is having a mental health emergency
or go to the nearest emergency room.
Texas Health and Human Services
If you or someone you know are faced with a mental health crisis, please call the crisis hotline of the local mental health or local behavioral health authority for your county.
Crisis services are available 24 hours/7 days a week and include prompt face-to-face crisis assessment, crisis intervention services, crisis follow-up and relapse prevention services. The HHSC Crisis Services Guide (PDF) has information on various state-funded crisis services and organizations that can help connect people to resources.
Texas Suicide Prevention
The Crisis Text Line serves anyone, in any type of crisis, connecting them with a crisis counselor who can provide support and information. The Crisis Text hotline is available 24/7.
Veterans Crisis Line
The Veterans Crisis Line is a free, confidential resource that connects veterans 24 hours a day, seven days a week with a trained responder.
The service is available to all veterans, even if they are not registered with the VA or enrolled in VA healthcare. People who are deaf, hard of hearing, or have hearing loss can call 1-800-799-4889.
National Domestic Violence Hotline
The National Domestic Violence Hotline provides essential tools and support to help survivors of domestic violence so they can live their lives free of abuse.
Contacts to The Hotline can expect highly-trained, expert advocates to offer free, confidential, and compassionate support, crisis intervention information, education, and referral services in over 200 languages. 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year.
SAFE – Women’s Shelter
Trained crisis intervention specialists.
The SAFE Alliance is a merger of Austin Children’s Shelter and SafePlace, both long-standing and respected human service agencies in Austin serving the survivors of child abuse, sexual assault and exploitation, and domestic violence.
The Salvation Army
The Austin Shelter for Women and Children (ASWC) is a low barrier, housing focused emergency shelter serving women and dependent children experiencing homelessness. Our goal as operator of the program is to provide “wrap-around” services designed to assist homeless women in ensuring that homelessness is brief, rare, and non-recurring.
24 hour crisis line
Georgetown Behavioral Health Institute
For immediate help
Georgetown Behavioral Health Institute (GBHI) is a 118-bed acute care psychiatric hospital offering comprehensive mental healthcare programs and services in Georgetown for adults, teens, and seniors. In addition to offering inpatient acute care services, we provide outpatient programs that help support patients as they discharge or as an alternative to hospitalization. Hours of Operation: 24 Hours, 7 Days a Week
Address 3101 S Austin Ave. – Georgetown, TX 78626 –
For a mental health or substance abuse crisis
We provide emergency mental health services for adults ages 18+, including those who are experiencing a mental health or addiction crisis, such as risk of harm to self or others, significant emotional or behavioral changes, or impending or active withdrawal symptoms. Contact us 24/7 for immediate access to care.
127 East Riverside Drive, Ste. 104
Austin, TX 78704
1335 East Whitestone Blvd. Suite Z200
Cedar Park, TX 78613
700 Southeast Inner Loop
Georgetown, TX 78626
This information is provided solely for the convenience of our clients seeking emergency assistance for mental health issues from external providers. Gibson Counseling assumes no liabilities for your experiences with these agencies.