National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
24-Hour Local Help Line: 636-946-3771
ADAPT of Missouri
2301 Hampton Ave. 63139
4030 Chouteau Ave. 63110
ADAPT of Missouri provides individual therapy, community support and psycho-social rehabilitation for adults living with mental illness. After hours-on-call.
AGAPE CHRISTIAN COUNSELING SERVICE
Provides affordable, professional Christian counseling and mental health services for the St. Louis metro area and its surrounding counties. Locations in Olivette, South County, Florissant, and Lake St. Louis.
ALTERNATIVE BEHAVIORAL CARE
255 Spencer Rd., Suite 101 St. Peters 63376
Children, adolescent and adult mental health and substance abuse programs that include medication assisted therapy, as well as individual and group approaches.
ANNIE MALONE CHILDREN & FAMILY CENTER
2612 Annie Malone Dr. 63113
www.anniemalone.com 314-531-0120 or 314-531-2612
Parenting education, self-help, counseling and more.
1612 S. Big Bend Blvd. 63117
Provides a full range of counseling services, regardless of ability to pay. Fees based on a sliding scale are available. Articles and information regarding behavioral health topics may be found on their website.
BEHAVIORAL HEALTH RESPONSE (BHR)
www.bhrstl.org 24 hour Crisis Lines 314-469-6644 or 800-811-4760
Missouri Crisis Hotlines BHR provides the ACI crisis hotline and mobile outreach services for eastern Missouri.
BILINGUAL INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE SERVICES
1329 Macklind Ave,. Suite 200 63110
Mental health and social services to the elderly and disabled foreign born. Provides trauma-informed mental health services for immigrant and refugee youth. Legal services Include counseling, case management, translation/interpretation services, and referrals. Serves as Affordable Care Act ACA Navigator.
BJC BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
1430 Olive St., Suite 500 63103
www.bjcbehavioralhealth.org 314-729-4004 toll-free: 877-729-4004
After hours: 314-469-6644 or toll-free 800-811-4760
3165 McKelvey Road, Suite 200
11125 Dunn Rd., Suite 201 63136
11102 Lindbergh Business Court 63123-7810
1085 Maple St.
BRIDGEWAY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH (Several Locations)
www.bridgewaybh.com Main number: 866-758-1152
St. Louis City Center 314-535-5246
St. Charles Center 636-757-2300
CLICK HERE for a page that lists all of their locations.
Medically-Assisted Detoxification. Comprehensive services in the areas of addiction, sexual assault, domestic violence, recovery, mental health, adolescent outpatient. Located in St. Louis, St. Charles, and Lincoln Counties. Their comprehensive website gives phone numbers, maps, locations information about service.
CENTER FOR LIFE SOLUTIONS
9144 Pershall Rd, Hazelwood 63042
www.centerforlifesolutions.org 314-731-0100 or 314-731-4136
Medication-assisted/Methadone and counseling-based treatments. Medical evaluations in addition to individual and family therapy for state funded, Medicaid, and private pay patients.
CENTER FOR SURVIVORS OF TORTURE & WAR TRAUMA has joined BILINGUAL INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE SERVICES
www.bilingualstl.org 314-645-7800 ext 200
In 2016, Bilingual International welcomed two long-time partner agencies: the Center for Survivors of Torture and War Trauma and the Places for People Faith Team. These recent additions have enhanced the agency’s service portfolio – especially to refugees and survivors of state-sanctioned torture. Primarily mental health services. Call BILINGUAL INTERNATIONAL to begin the Intake process: 314-645-7800 ext 200
CENTREPOINTE HOSPITAL AND OUTPATIENT CLINICS
St. Charles: 4801 Weldon Spring Parkway 63304
St. Louis City: 1430 Olive St. 63103
Call this number for information more locations. Residential and outpatient mental health and substance abuse treatment.
CHADS COALITION (for Mental Health)
180 Crestwood Plaza 63126
PO Box 510528 63151
*** FEATURED WEBSITE: Check CHADS for an impressive listing of mental health resources, including a PDF that may be printed out and numerous links to other websites. CHADS offers a variety of suicide and bullying prevention programs, including SOS (Signs of Suicide). Visit their website for Community Awareness and Family Support resources for students, educators and parents. The organization was formed after a local couple lost their son to suicide in 2004.
Provides an easy-to-use "search by state" function that provides regularly updated information about federally and privately supported clinical research in human volunteers. ClinicalTrials.gov gives you information about a trial's purpose, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details. The information provided on ClinicalTrials.gov should be used in conjunction with advice from health care professionals. Before searching, you may want to learn more about clinical trials.
CLINICAL TRIALS IN THE ST. LOUIS AREA
Mental Health Related
COMMUNITY HOPE PROJECT
2319 Woodson Rd. 63114
Recovery programs and support groups. Helps with employment training and bus passes. Soon will become a pilot program and be able to offer referrals for housing and food.
COMMUNITY PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES (at UMSL)
232 Stadler Hall, One University Blvd. 63121
Outpatient mental health center established by the University of Missouri-St. Louis to provide affordable psychological services to residents of the St. Louis metropolitan area.
COMPREHENSIVE BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CENTER
505 South 8th St., East St. Louis, IL 62201
Mental health and substance abuse treatment, rehabilitative and social support on a twenty-four hour basis. Works with Alton Mental Health Center.
Several Jefferson County and South County locations. Substance abuse treatment services, psychiatric services, individual and group therapy, special programs for domestic violence, and 24 hour crisis services.
CONSUMER OPERATED SERVICE PROVIDER (MENTAL HEALTH)
CLICK HERE for locations of peer-run service programs operated by mental health consumers and emphasize self-help as their operational approach. Drop-In Centers are a safe place where consumers can go to find recovery programs and services provided by their peers. They offer a wide variety of services including recovery focused support groups, life enhancement skills, goal setting, problem solving, computer and internet access as well as socialization with others in recovery.
COUNSELING AND SOCIAL ADVOCACY CENTER @ UMSL
Ward E. Barnes building,
1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63121
Affordable counseling services, including couples, family, individual counseling, groups and play therapy.
CREVE COEUR COMMUNITY COUNSELING
10176 Corporate Square Dr., Suite 100-S 63132
Sessions: $15 per 50 minutes. Provided by graduate counseling interns under supervision.
CRIDER HEALTH CENTERS
www.cridercenter.org 636-332-6000 or 1-800-574-2422
St. Charles: 546 First Capital Dr., Suite 1 63301 636-946-4000
Union: 1780 Old Highway 50 East 63084 636-582-8100
Warrenton:19515 Brune Parkway 63383 636-456-1500
Wentzville: 1032 Crosswinds Ct. 63385 636-332-6000
A variety of behavioral health programs and services.
CRISIS TEXT LINE: Text “GO” to 741-741
Crisis Text Line serves young people (and others) in any type of crisis, providing access to free, 24/7, emotional support and information. A live, trained specialist receives the text and responds quickly.
DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH
The Department of Mental Health website includes numerous resources on crisis intervention, drug and alcohol abuse, developmental disabilities, and more.
Northwest Executive Centre
11520 St. Charles Rock Rd., Suite 103, Bridgeton 63044
Individual, group and family therapy in addition to training, and court ordered classes, and substance abuse evaluations. Cash and credit cards, sliding fee scale, accepts all medicaid providers and private insurance.
EPWORTH CHILDREN AND FAMILY SERVICES
110 N Elm Ave. Webster Groves, MO 63119
Comprehensive treatment programs, including residential, outreach, foster care case management, independent living options, and more. The FAMILY SUPPORT NETWORK offers free weekly, in-home family therapy to families parenting children 13 and younger (or under 18 if the child has a qualifying disability).
FAMILY MENTAL HEALTH COLLABORATIVE
FMHC is a collaboration of non-profit mental health organizations with offices located throughout Saint Louis County. FMHC's primary focus is on meeting the mental health needs of children, adults and elderly in Saint Louis County. Services are offered on a sliding fee scale. FMHC Agencies include: BJC Behavioral Health, Catholic Family Services, Jewish Family & Children's Service, Lutheran Family & Children's Services and Provident Counseling.
Formerly Family Resource Center
3309 South Kingshighway 63139
Prevention and treatment of all forms of child abuse and neglect. Recently united with Children's Home Society of Missouri. Family-centered therapeutic, educational, and support services. Coverage now in St Louis City, St. Louis, Jefferson, St. Charles and Franklin Counties.
FEELING KINDA BLUE
A social network site for those living the life of the blues – depression, anxiety, grief, and other mental illnesses. 24/7 at 1-866-728-7983 to offer support.
GIFT OF VOICE
903 N. 2nd St., Ste. B Edwardsville, Illinois 62025
Gift of Voice is a mental health and trauma recovery training center and Consumer Operated Service Provider (COSP) specializing in customized health and wellness trainings. Office hours by appointment.
GRACE HILL CLINIC AT ST. PATRICK CENTER
Provides medical services. Also may be able to help refill medications if you have medication sheet or bottles showing psychotropic prescription until you are able to get established and seen at Hopewell for medication. You must call to schedule an appointment. No walk ins.
HAWTHORN CHILDREN’S PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITAL
1901 Pennsylvania Ave. 63133
www.dmh.mo.gov/hcph 314-512-7800 314-512-7593 (TTY)
A children’s psychiatric hospital that is owned and operated by the Missouri Department of Mental Health. Average length of stay is 6-9 months.
HOPEWELL MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
909 North 14th Street 63106 (Recently moved from South Grand location)
314-531-1770 Emergency: 314-531-7335
Provides mental health case management and psychiatric services. On site pharmacy for prescription medications. No walk-ins. Must make appointment
HYLAND BEHAVIORAL HEALTH CENTER
St. Anthony’s Medical Center
10010 Kennerly Rd. 63128
In-patient and out-patient psychiatric and chemical dependency services. Multidisciplinary team approach.
Clubhouse: 4245 Forest Park Ave. 63108 314-533-4245
Membership, Screening and Enrollment: 314-533-4163
Midwest Psychiatry and Community Care: 4219 Laclede Ave. 63108
Assists adults with serious, persistent mental illnesses to live and work in the community.
JEWISH FAMILY AND CHILDREN'S SERVICE
10950 Schuetz Rd. 63146
JF&CS provides therapy, counseling and an assortment of programs for adults and children with a full range of emotional and behavioral issues. Fees are based on a sliding scale and available to all.
KARLA SMITH FOUNDATION
14 Park Place, Suite B, Swansea, IL 62226
Services to family members and friends of those affected by mental illness and suicide. Also, support groups for families coping with suicide grief. Peer-to-peer coaching, educational materials, public awareness events, local resource directory, financial aid.
KEYSTONE MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES
At Our Little Haven
4326 Lindell Blvd 63108
A mental health practice that assesses and treats mental/behavioral health disorders in adults and children, in addition to community education and training. Provides treatment in mood disorders (depression, bipolar disorders); attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder; anxiety and trauma-related disorders; school and relationship problems; attachment; loss/grief; and diagnostic clarification. Services include comprehensive psychological evaluation/testing; family and individual psychotherapy; parent assessment and parent coaching. Several sources of funding and payment options, including Medicaid, private insurance, city and county Children’s Services Funds, and sliding fee scale.
KIDS UNDER TWENTY ONE
www.kuto.org 888-644-5886 314-644-5886
The KUTO Crisis Helpline is the only hotline in St. Louis staffed entirely by trained youth volunteers. Callers are assured they will talk with someone who knows what it's like to be a young person. Call in the local calling area, or from elsewhere. This is not a 24/7 line. If you need to speak with a crisis specialist when the KUTO line is not in service, take advantage of the other crisis lines listed in this section.
1321 South 11th St. 63104
The Family Support Services serves low-income clients living primarily in the Near Southside of the City of St. Louis in zip codes 63104 and 63118. Counseling, family support, other services.
KRISTIN BROOKS HOPE CENTER
www.hopeline.com 800-SUICIDE (800-784-2433)
Call from anywhere in the country and get connected to the suicide prevention hotline closest to you.
Website offers online crisis intervention through chat format.
LIFE CRISIS SERVICES at Provident, Inc.
Phones are answered 24/7 by trained volunteers
LIFEQUEST CHRISTIAN COUNSELING
203 Dunn Rd., Florissant 63031
Not-for-profit professional counseling agency staffed by licensed pastoral counselors and professional counselors, using scriptural and psychological approaches. Major insurance plans accepted, sliding scale fee schedule available.
MENTAL HEALTH AMERICA OF EASTERN MISSOURI
1905 S. Grand Blvd. 63104
Resources, programs, support groups, seminars, advocacy, recent research findings and much more. The organization does not conduct clinical trials, but has compiled a resource list for those considering participation. For clinical trials in the St. Louis area, click here. They also offer PAYEE SERVICES to manage SSI or SSDI benefits. Call for more information or visit their comprehensive website.
MENTAL HEALTH FIRST AID
A series of courses, both on-line and in a classroom setting, that helps the public identify, understand, and respond to signs of mental illnesses and substance use disorders.
MERCY PROFESSIONAL SERVICES, INC.
8420 Delmar Blvd., Suite 209 63124
Mercy Professional 314-993-8818
Sliding scale counseling down to $1 for adults and teens and sometimes for children, always for families and couples. Operating within the values and mission of the Sisters of Mercy.
METROPOLITAN PSYCHIATRIC CENTER
5351 Delmar Blvd. 63112
Diagnostic and treatment psychiatric care services. Acute forensic psychiatric inpatient services.
MISSOURI COALITION AGAINST DOMESTIC AND SEXUAL VIOLENCE (MCADSV)
Information and resources to support survivors in Missouri.
MISSOURI INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH (State Hospital)
5400 Arsenal St. 63139
NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS (NAMI)
Crisis intervention team programs and more.
NAMI ST LOUIS
National Alliance on Mental Illness
1810 Craig Rd, Ste 124 . Maryland Heights, MO 63146
www.namistl.org 314-962-4670 (St. Louis Helpline)
Crisis Hotline 800-811-4760
The nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. Information, resources, crisis intervention training, and services.
NATIONAL HOPELINE NETWORK
www.hopeline.com Hotline: 800-SUICIDE
Offers hope and advice to those in deep emotional pain considering suicide.
PLACES FOR PEOPLE
4130 Lindell Blvd. 63108
In January 2011, Places for People and Community Alternatives merged as a single provider of mental health services. Provides care and cost-effective services to people with mental health disorders, including assistance with medication and substance use.
www.providentstl.org/ 314-533-8200 for appointments
Provident provides counseling services at five locations throughout greater St. Louis area including Fairview Heights, Illinois. Works with ex-offenders.
ST. LOUIS REGIONAL PSYCHIATRIC STABILIZATION CENTER (PSC)
5355 Delmar Blvd. 63112
Psychiatric hospital located in the Metropolitan Psychiatric Center facility on Delmar Blvd. PSC operates a 25-bed acute psychiatric inpatient unit for patients who need stabilization during a mental health crisis. PSC currently accepts transfers from local Emergency Departments and appropriate 9-1-1 transports by the St. Louis Fire Department. Also provides intake and triage services
St. Louis Psychoanalytic Institute
8820 Ladue Rd., 3rd Floor 63124
314-361-7075 Ext. 444
For services in Spanish: 314-361-7075 ext. 616
A community resource for high quality, in-depth psychotherapy. In-depth assessment and treatment methods and resources.services for families and individuals offered on a sliding-fee scale.
SHAMROCK CLUB DAY TREATMENT PROGRAM AT ST. PATRICK CENTER
800 N. Tucker 63101
Membership privileges available, including breakfast, lunch, showers, phones, mail, laundry, referrals. Mental health and substance abuse treatment.
SELF HELP CENTER
8301 Crest Industrial Dr. Affton 63123
A drop-in center for adults with mental illness. Includes job readiness.
SLIDING SCALE COUNSELING CENTERS
Provident Counseling: 314-533-8200
Catholic Family Services: 314-544-3800
Lutheran Family Services: 314-787-5100
Step by Step Counseling, St. Charles: 636-255-0002
Schiele Clinic: 314-361-7075
SOUTH CITY COUNSELING
2715 Cherokee 63118
Mental health and rehabilitative counseling, various modalities. Insurance and sliding scale.
ST. LOUIS CENTER FOR FAMILY DEVELOPMENT
3250 Hampton Ave. 63139
Trauma-informed evidence-based mental health services to individuals and families. STLCFD provides outpatient therapy, including Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT), Community-Based Crisis Stabilization Services and organizational trainings.
ST. LOUIS EMPOWERMENT CENTER
Depression Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)
1908 Olive St. 63103
314-652-6100 Friendship Line: 866-525-1442
A drop-in center for mental health and substance abuse recovery self-help meetings. Open 365 days a year 9:00 am-3:00pm. Lunch daily. Many support groups, programs and employment classes.
STEP BY STEP COUNSELING
2081 Collier Corporate Parkway, St. Charles 63303
Individual and group counseling for children, adolescents and adults. Wide range of specialties. Insurance accepted and sliding scale fees available.
TMS INSTITUTE OF AMERICA
10420 Old Olive Street Rd Suite 104
Creve Coeur, MO 63141
Transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS) is a noninvasive procedure that uses magnetic fields to stimulate nerve cells in the brain to improve the symptoms of depression. Covered by most insurance plans. Website provides information about services and treatment for depression and other conditions.
THE TREVOR PROJECT
www.thetrevorproject.org Trevor Lifeline at 866-488-7386
National organization providing crisis intervention and suicide prevention services to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) young people ages 13-24. Chat and text options available.
737 Dunn Road
Hazelwood, MO 63042
Provides integrated mental health services to children and adults who have experienced trauma, depression and anxiety, regardless of ability to pay.
WELL SPRING RESOURCES
2615 Edwards Street
Alton, IL 62002 618-462-2331
www.wellspringresources.co Crisis Line: 618-465-4388
24-hour crisis services, community support services, counseling services, medication-assisted recovery services, psychiatric and medical services, residential and housing services, senior and caregiver services, substance abuse counseling and DUI services.