• mental health


    Students at Coastal Bend College are connected with mental health professionals in order to support their mental well-being. We are here to assist you, so please do not hesitate to contact the Office of Student Services at (361) 354-2300 if you require further assistance in seeking mental health resources. 

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    Coastal Plains Community Center: A team of professionals is standing by to assist you if you are struggling with a mental health crisis. Crisis services are provided 24-hrs a day, seven days a week for all people in the service area who feel they need assistance with a behavioral health crisis. All information shared is strictly confidential. 

    Crisis Hotline: 1-800-841-6467

    The following locations are located in the CBC service areas: 


    2808 Industrial Loop, Beeville, TX 78102   (361) 358-8000 

    101 W. Potts, Falfurrias, TX 78357   (361) 325-3673

    409 E. Gravis, San Diego, TX 78384   (361) 279-7296

    614 W. Front St., Alice, TX 78332   (361) 664-9587

    1621 E. Corral, Kingsville, TX 78363   (361) 592-6481



    Catholic Charities: Provides counseling services (individuals and family) for the following counties in the CBC service areas: Bee, Brooks, Duval, Jim Wells, Kleberg, Live Oak, and McMullen. 

    (361) 884-0651, ext. 229 [by appointment only]
    Email: ggarcia@diocesecc.org 

    Connections (Individual & Family Therapy): Provides counseling services and have several locations throughout the college district. Some of the counseling services include: crisis intervention, individual counseling, group counseling, and support groups. Connections offers a 24-hour Crisis Hotline at 1-800-532-8192. They serve residents in the following counties (within college district): Atascosa, Bee, and Karnes-- call (830) 629-6571 to schedule an appointment or learn more about their services. 

    Methodist Healthcare Ministries: Provides counseling services and health care services for the community. 

    For all counseling services, please contact (361) 442-3670 [services provided in Bee, Jim Wells, Brooks, Karnes and Kleberg]


    Below are the locations for health care services:  

    106 E. Cleveland, Beeville, TX 78102  (361) 358-6002 

    111 N. Adams St., Alice, TX 78332     (361) 664-3801 

    120 N. 4th St., Kingsville, TX  78363  (361) 592-3786 



    Serenity Counseling Services: The practice specializes in treating individuals, couples, and families through therapy that helps individuals face and learn coping strategies to help right now and in the future. Please visit their web page to send a message and schedule a appointment. 


    2-1-1- Texas: This is a program of the Texas Health & Human Services Commission committed to helping Texas citizens connect with the services they need, including mental health services. 2-1-1 Texas is free, anonymous social service hotline available 24-7 -- just dial 2-1-1.