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Mental Health Resources

Emergency: 911

COVID-19 Mental Health Support Line

A free 24/7 statewide mental health support line to help Texans experiencing anxiety, stress or emotional challenges due to the COVID-19 pandemic.


Crisis Hotlines

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) or chat online

Crisis Text Line
Text HOME to 741741 to connect with a Crisis Counselor - 24/7 support at your fingertips

PermiaCare 24/7 Crisis Intervention/Suicide Prevention Hotline

Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network (RAINN) National Sexual Assault Hotline
1-800-656-HOPE or chat online

National Domestic Violence Hotline

National Hopeline Network
1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433)

Lifeline Crisis Chat
Online live messaging

Self-Harm Hotline
1-800-DONT CUT (1-800-366-8288)

Family Violence Helpline

The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline
1-800 422-4453

The Trevor Project LGBTQ Youth Hotline
1-866-488-7386 or chat online

2-1-1 TEXAS
Helping Texas citizens connect with needed services
Dial 2-1-1 or find resources online

Planned Parenthood Hotline
1-800-230-PLAN (7526)

American Association of Poison Control Centers

National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependency Hope Line

National Crisis Line - Anorexia and Bulimia

GLBT Hotline

AIDS Crisis Line

Veterans Crisis Line

Trans Lifeline

Suicide Prevention Wiki



College Resources

Counseling and mental health and disability services are available to all Midland College students. Students can communicate with the Counselor/Disability Specialist in person, by phone and by email. Information is shared with instructors as necessary and appropriate.

  • Mental health assessments are conducted at the request of a student or faculty/staff member through the MCPD in partnership with the Midland County Sheriff's office.
  • Appointments can be made to meet with the counselor up to three times.
  • If needed, a referral to an outside agency will be provided.
  • MC works with various mental health providers to reduce wait times and cost, depending on the needs of the student.

"Stress and Stress Reduction" Presentation

Between classes, jobs, and family pressures, you might feel stressed out. Stress is normal. If you are feeling this way, here is a helpful video with tips to manage stress.



The ADAC Center specializes in addressing substance abuse issues and some behavioral health issues. Sessions are conducted by advanced ADAC students and supervised by LPC staff at minimal costs.

Permian Basin Mental Health Resource

PermiaCare - Walk-in Clinic

Leading county resource conducts screenings and operate on a walk-in basis. The clinic provides a variety of programs and are open insurance and non-insurance. Photo ID, copy of Social Security card, proof of residence, and insurance information are required for services.


8:30 am - 4 pm
Monday - Friday

After hours assessments are conducted in the Midland Memorial Hospital Emergency Room. Specific needs are assessed by a Licensed Professional Counselor (LPC) and referred accordingly.

CRISIS PHONE   1-844-420-3964

MAIN PHONE  (432) 570-3333



401 E. Illinois, Ste. 403
Midland, TX 79701


Counties Served

Brewster, Culberson, Ector, Hudspeth, Jeff Davis, Midland, Pecos and Presidio

Disaster Distress Helpline

For those experiencing emotional distress due to natural or human-made disasters, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s Disaster Distress Helpline provides crisis counseling (24 hours a day, 365 days a year).  This service is provided in more than 100 languages and is confidential. To contact the helpline:

  • Call 800-985-5990. Spanish speakers can call 800-985-5990 and press 2.
  • Text “TalkWithUs” to 66746. Spanish speakers in the continental United States can text “Hablanos” to 66746.
  • Visit the Disaster Distress Helpline website

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