• Academic Calendar

    Last Day to Drop Flex Classes with a "W" 
    12:00 noon
    December 8, 2017

    Last Day for Day & Evening Classes
    December 14, 2017

    All Final Exams
    December 15-20, 2017

    Grades Due in Registrar's Office 
    12:00 noon
    December 21, 2017

    Doors Close (by 5pm)
    December 21, 2017  

    Winter Break Begins (at 5pm)
    December 21, 2017

    Administrative Offices Open
    January 3, 2018

     
  • Mental Health Resources 

     
    Multiple Service Areas  
     
    Coastal Plains Community Center / Coastal Plains MHMR  
    Crisis Line: 800-841-6467 
    To find a service location nearest to you: 1-888-819-5312 
     
    1165 E. Main St.
    Alice, Texas 78332
    (361) 664-9587  
         2808 South East Industrial Parks Boulevard
          Beeville, TX 78102
         (361) 362-0720 
    1621 E Corral Ave,
    Kingsville, TX 78363
    (361) 592- 6481 
     

     
    Will treat:
    1) Any adult (18+) with the following diagnoses: Major Depression,
    Bipolar Disorder, Schizophrenia
    2) Children (under 18) with various difficulties 

    Mental Health Services Offered: (all outpatient)
    1) Psychiatric services – medication prescription and monitoring
    2) Skills training
    3) Veteran services available, especially PTSD issues
    Note: If counseling services needed, this agency contracts it out to providers in community. 

    Intellectual Disability Services Offered: (all outpatient)
    1) Intake must occur at Portland Office, 361-777-3991, 200 Marriott Dr, Portland, TX 78374
    2) Bring any documentation of MR diagnosis prior to age 18
    3) Psychologist assesses and confirms diagnosis and recommends appropriate services
    4) Day Habilitation Services – independence skills training on daily basis
    5) Case Management services
    (Note: Services 4 and 5 available in Beeville Office) 

    Intake Process: (Note: This is typically a 1-2 month process)
    1. Walk in for initial screening: Monday-Thursday, 1-2:30pm
    2. If deemed appropriate, intake appointment set with licensed clinician
    3. If needed, appointment set with psychiatrist for medication prescription 
    Payment: Insurance accepted (Medicaid, Medicare, Private INS) but not required.    

    Connections Individual and Family Services, Inc. (Connections)

    Crisis Hotline: 1-800-532-8192
    Information and intake line: 830-629-6571 

    1400 W. Corpus Christi St., Ste. 14 
    Beeville, TX 78102
    (361)358-2896 
     1010 Zanderson
    Jourdanton, TX 78026
    (830) 769-4364 

    Mission: provide a safe and secure alternative from the “streets” for homeless, abused, or at-risk youth 

    Serves the following counties: Aransas, Atascosa, Bastrop, Bee, Caldwell, Comal, Frio, Goliad, Gonzales, Guadalupe,
    Karnes, Lee, Live Oak, McMullen, Refugio, San Patricio, Wilson, and Zavala 

    Services provided to families and individuals:
    1) Counseling services to youth (ages 0-17) and their families who are struggling with runaway, truancy, delinquency, and family conflict in STAR program
    2) Short-term residential services for runaway, abused or neglected, homeless, and at-risk youth; Emergency youth shelters in Portland and New Braunfels - accept youth who have not exhibited behavior that is a danger to  self or others in the past 30 days and who are not sex offenders. The program is voluntary and youth must be willing to enter.
    3) Crisis hotline and referral services
    4) Kids Exchange services – one time $25 registration fee; one time $75 orientation fee; cost for each visit is based on sliding scale fee.
    5) Transitional Living Program assists youth ages 16 to 22 in the Connections service area to transition to productive independent living. It is a residential program which provides assistance in achieving educational goals and obtaining employment while teaching the life skills necessary to live independently.
    Criteria for admission: ages 16-22.
     
    Payment: Free of charge to families in crisis; Counseling services offered on a sliding scale. Medicaid insurance also
    accepted. 
     
    South Texas Children’s Home Ministries
    http://www.stchm.org/
    Lisa Latcham, MEd, LPC, NCC Child and
    Family Therapist
    361-991-8680 (Beeville Office) 

    Serving the following areas:
    Beeville – P.O. Box 759, Beeville, TX 78102
    Corpus Christi -- 4438 South Staples, Corpus Christi, Texas 78411, 361.991.8680
    Victoria -- 303 E. Airline Road, Suite 4, Victoria, Texas 77901, 361.575.5151
    Rockport -- Coastal Oaks Church, 2002 FM 3036, Rockport, Texas 78382, 361.575.5151
    Gonzales -- First Baptist Church, 422 St Paul St, Gonzales, Texas 78629