Behavioral Health Facts





 Behavioral Health
 Behavioral Health Learning Center


Location: First Floor
Telephone: (361) 961-3620
Hours: 0730 to 1600 Monday - Friday

If you feel suicidal...
Call 911

Suicide Hotlines:

Suicide hotline
1-800-273-talk x1

Veterans Crisis Line
1-800-273-8255 x1

Sexual Assault Hotlines:

Safe Hotline

NAS Hotline

Women's Shelter of Texas:
Toll Free 24-hour Hotline: 1-800-580-HURT (4878)
Domestic Violence Hotline: 361-881-8888
Sexual Assault Hotline: 361-881-8888



 Did you know?

  • An estimated 22% of Americans, ages 18 and older - about 1 in 5 adults, suffer from a diagnosable mental disorder.
  • 4 out of 10 leading causes of disability in the  United States and other developed countries.
  • Major depression is the leading cause of disability in the United States.
  • Nearly twice as many women (12.0%) as men (6.6%) are affected by depression.
  • Suicide is the 3rd leading cause of death among Americans ages 15-25 and the 9th leading cause of death overall.
  • For most mental disorders, there is generally not just one but a range of effective treatments.
  • Studies reveal that less than one-third of adults with a diagnosable mental disorder, and even a smaller proportion of children, receives any mental health services.



 Helpful Links

 National Institute of Mental Health
 Virtual Naval Hospital
 Navy Leader Resources
 Marine Leader Resources
 Navy Medicine
 American Psychiatric Association
 American Psychological Association
 National Association of Social Workers
 Telehealth Resources