Mental Health Resources

Mental Health First Aid trainingMental health is such a vital part of wellness. Below is a list of resources for people looking for resources for themselves or others.

Crisis Hotlines

Emergency911
24-hour Crisis Line
Burrell Behavioral Health
Christian, Dallas, Greene, Polk, Stone, Taney and Webster counties
417-761-5555
800-494-7355
Borderline Personality Disorder Hotline888-482-7227
Harmony House & Victim Center Hotline417-864-SAFE (417-864-7233)
LGBT Hotline888-843-4564
Pregnancy Hotline
Lutheran Family and Children's Services of Missouri (LFCS)
417-268-8997
Runaway Switchboard800-RUNAWAY (800-786-2929)
Suicide/Abuse Crisis Line800-999-9999
Suicide Prevention Hotline800-273-8255
Text:  741741
https://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/
Spanish Suicide Prevention Hotline800-754-2432
Teen Text Crisis Line
3 p.m. to midnight, every day
855-449-1212 (texting only)
Warm Line
NAMI Southwest Missouri
877-535-4357

Anger Management

Betty and Bobby Allison Ozarks Counseling Center417-869-9011http://ozarkscounselingcenter.org
614 South Ave, Springfield
Lifecare Counseling417-234-9023227 E Sunshine, Springfield
Recovery Outreach Services417-823-9691http://www.recoveryoutreach.com
1925 E Bennett, Suite L, Springfield


Children and Adolescent Services

AIDS Project of the Ozarks417-881-1900https://apo-ozarks.org
Art Inspired Academy417-889-0404http://www.artinspired.me/acaacademy.html
230 S Market St, Springfield
Ashley House417-862-9634https://www.pchas.org/what-we-do/residential-services/transitional-living
2740 E Pythian, Springfield
Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks
Matches dependable, caring adult volunteers with at-risk children for role-modeling, friendship and tutoring.
417-889-9136http://www.bigbro.com
3372 W Battlefield Rd, Springfield
Boys and Girls Clubs of Springfield417-862-9249http://www.bgclubspringfield.org
1300 N Boonville, Springfield
Burrell Center - Child and Adolescent Services417-761-5430http://www.burrellcenter.com/services-2/child-and-adolescent-services/
1300 Bradford Parkway, Springfield
CASA417-864-6202http://casaswmo.org
Division of Special Education
Monitors special education services provided
573-751-0699https://dese.mo.gov/special-education
Division of Youth Services414-895-6485https://dss.mo.gov/dys/
1735 W Catalpa, Suite B, Springfield
Dream Center417-720-1065http://springfielddreamcenter.com
Fair Haven Children's Home417-862-6675http://fairhavenchildrenshome.com
3132 N Fair Haven, Springfield
Great Circle417-865-1646http://greatcircle.org
1212 W Lombard, Springfield
Greene County Juvenile Justice Center
Provides juvenile detention and shelter care.
417-868-4008https://greenecountymo.gov/juvenile/
I Pour Life417-581-3607http://ipourlife.org
Kids Under Twenty One
Youth-focused crisis prevention, suicide prevention
888-644-5886
4 p.m. - midnight
http://www.kuto.org
Lakeland Behavioral Health System417-865-5581https://lakelandbehavioralhealth.com
440 S Market, Springfield
Lost & Found Grief Center417-865-9998http://lostandfoundozarks.com
Mercy Child and Adolescent Psychiatry417-820-3128https://www.mercy.net/practice/mercy-clinic-child-and-adolescent-psychiatry-s-fremont-suite-310/
Rare Breed Youth Outreach Center417-865-6400http://www.thekitcheninc.org/our-programs/rare-breed-youth-outreach-center/
301 N Main Ave, Springfield
Youth Empowerment Project
http://yep.groupspot.net/

Child Abuse and Neglect

Ambassadors for Children417-708-0565http://ambassadors4children.org/
Child Advocacy Center
Provides a child-friendly environment which offers objective forensic interviews and sensitive medical exams for alleged victims.
417-831-2327http://childadvocacycenter.org
Family Support Division
https://dss.mo.gov/fsd/
FosterAdopt Connect417-866-3672http://fosteradopt.org/southwest-mo
Great Circle844-424-3577http://greatcircle.org
Harmony House417-837-7700http://myharmonyhouse.org
Isabel's House417-865-2273http://isabelshouse.org
Ozark Center417-347-7600http://ozarkcenter.com
The Victim Center417-863-7273http://thevictimcenter.org

After School and Outside of School

Ambassadors for Children
http://ambassadors4children.org/
Boy Scouts of America, Ozarks Trail417-883-1636
Bridges for Youth
417-864-4167
http://bridgesforyouth.net/
Girl Scouts of the Missouri Heartland
Offers programs for girls ages 5-17 to help develop their fullest potential and become competent, resourceful adults.
417-862-0004
887-312-4764
https://www.girlscoutsmoheartland.org
K-Life

http://ozark.klife.com/
Rare Breed Youth Outreach Center417-837-1500http://thekitcheninc.org/our-programs/rare-breed-youth-services
Springfield-Greene County Library District
417-889-9136
http://thelibrary.org/
Springfield-Greene County Park Board
417-864-1049
http://parkboard.org/
Springfield Ballet417-862-1343http://springfieldballet.org/
Springfield Family YMCA
Ward Branch (downtown): 417-862-7456
Jones Branch (Republic Rd): 417-881-1599
https://www.orymca.org
Springfield Little Theatre417-869-3869http://springfieldlittletheatre.org/


Counseling Services

A & M Recovery417-823-3808http://www.aandmrecovery.com
3322 S Campbell, Suite P&Q, Springfield
Alternatives Counseling Service417-883-7227http://missourialternatives.com
5337 S Campbell, Suite F, Springfield
Betty and Bobby Allison Ozarks Counseling Center417-869-9011http://ozarkscounselingcenter.org
614 South Avenue, Springfield
Burrell Behavioral Health417-761-5000http://burrellcenter.com
1300 Bradford Parkway, Springfield
Center City Counseling Center at Missouri State University417-836-3215https://education.missouristate.edu/cccc/
Center for Self Control417-882-97341736 E Sunshine, Suite 309, Springfield
Christian Counseling Center417-881-2848http://www.ccc-world.net
1519 E Sunshine, Suite B, Springfield
Counseling Associates of Springfield417-881-95181722 S Glenstone, Suite H, Springfield
Counseling Solutions417-887-9950http://www.counselingsolutionsoftheozarks.com
1531 E Sunshine, Springfield
Darrow Psychological Services417-890-00661525 W Sunshine, Springfield
Duncan Brown & Associates417-831-7999604 S Pickwick, Springfield
Eaglecrest Counseling Center417-862-8282http://eaglecrestcounseling.com
636 W Republic Road, Suite G-100, Springfield
Family Therapy Center417-897-14111736 E Sunshine, Springfield
Harms & Hodgson Counseling417-823-80002200 E Sunshine, Springfield
Insight Counseling Associates417-885-1364http://insightccr.com
1736 E Sunshine, Springfield
Jordan Valley Community Health Center417-831-0150http://jordanvalley.org
440 E Tampa, Springfield
Lakeland Behavioral Health System417-865-5581http://lakelandbehavioralhealth.com
440 S Market, Springfield
Lutheran Family and Children's Services of Missouri (LFCS)417-862-1972http://lfcsmo.org
2130 N Glenstone, Springfield
Lifecare Counseling417-234-9023227 E Sunshine, Springfield
McGuire Christian Counseling417-866-7773http://www.mcguirechristiancounseling.com
3101 S Kimbrough, Springfield
Mercy Clinic Behavioral Health - Lark417-820-3707https://www.mercy.net/practice/mercy-clinic-behavioral-health-lark/
1312 E Lark, Springfield
Mercy Clinic Psychology - Medical Gardens417-820-9590https://www.mercy.net/practice/mercy-clinic-psychology-medical-gardens/
2030 S National Ave, #105, Springfield
Mercy Neuropsychology & Rehabilitation417-820-7708https://www.mercy.net/practice/mercy-chemical-dependency-services-springfield/
1235 E Cherokee, Springfield
Murrell Counseling Services LLC417-881-15801358 E Kingsley, Suite B, Springfield
Neuropsychological Associates of Southwest Missouri417-880-1810https://nasmpsychologists.com
4350 S National, Suite B116, Springfield
Ozark Psychological Associates417-882-4485https://www.facebook.com/fishercounseling/
1736 E Sunshine, Suite 811, Springfield
Recovery Outreach Services417-823-9691http://www.recoveryoutreach.com
1925 E Bennett, Suite L, Springfield
Springfield Counseling Services417-889-92671722 S Glenstone, Suite W115, Springfield
Springfield Marriage & Family Institute417-882-6767http://www.springfieldmfi.com
3734 South Avenue, Suite C, Springfield
Stress Management Center417-823-83082269 E Seminole, Springfield
The Victim Center417-863-7273http://thevictimcenter.org
819 N Boonville, Springfield
Tyne's Consulting414-569-23982021 S Waverly Ave, #700, Springfield


Eating Disorder Therapy

Libby Bennett, PsyD417-877-75003757 S Greystone Court, Springfield
Kate Botchwey, M.S.417-268-8714


Homeless Shelters/Halfway Houses

Alpha House417-831-30332300 E Division, Springfield
Gathering Tree
https://www.gatheringtree.org/
634 W Wall St, Springfield
Harmony House417-837-7700http://myharmonyhouse.org/
3404 E Ridgeview St, Springfield
Hearts for the Homeless417-844-1185https://www.heartsforthehomelessspfdmo.com/
One Door Affordable Housing417-225-7499http://www.cpozarks.org/one-door/
Rare Breed Youth Housing417-837-1500http://www.thekitcheninc.org/our-programs/rare-breed-youth-housing/
Safe to Sleep, Council of Churches417-225-7499
(Monday-Friday)
http://ccozarks.org/the-need/safetosleep/
Salvation Army
Shelter for women and children
417-862-5509 ext. 112http://www.salvationarmyspringfield.org
1700 W Chestnut Expwy, Springfield
Salvation Army Harbor House
Shelter for men
417-831-3371http://www.salvationarmyspringfield.org/what-we-do/harbor-house/
636 N Boonville, Springfield
Victory Mission417-831-6387http://www.victorymission.com
1715 N Boonville, Springfield (Main Office)
Victory Square
Men only
417-864-2235http://www.victorymission.com/whatwedo/services-provided/victory-square-for-men.html
1610 W Broadway, Springfield


Hospitals and Clinics

Cox North Hospital417-269-3000https://www.coxhealth.com/our-hospitals-and-clinics/our-locations/cox-north/
1423 N Jefferson, Springfield
Cox Medical Center South417-269-6000https://www.coxhealth.com/our-hospitals-and-clinics/our-locations/cox-medical-center-south/
3801 S National, Springfield
Jordan Valley Community Health Center417-831-0150http://jordanvalley.org
440 E Tampa St, Springfield
Lakeland Behavioral Health System417-865-5581
877-783-3693
http://lakelandbehavioralhealth.com
440 S Market, Springfield
Mercy Hospital417-820-2000https://www.mercy.net/practice/mercy-hospital-springfield/
1235 E Cherokee, Springfield
MSU Care417-837-2270http://msucare.missouristate.edu
640 E Cherry St, Springfield


LGBTQ+

The GLO Center417-869-3978http://glocenter.org/
PFLAG of the Ozarks417-350-5300https://pflagoftheozarks.org/
GLSEN Springfield Chapter417-763-1470https://www.glsen.org/chapters/springfield
LGBT Hotline1-888-843-4564
1-800-246-7743
https://www.lgbthotline.org/


Online Resources

myStrength
http://mystrength.com
Access code (thanks to Burrell Behavioral Health):
BurrellSWCommunity
Man Therapy
http://mantherapy.org


Other Local Resources

City of Springfield417-864-1000http://www.springfieldmo.gov
Busch Municipal Building
840 Boonville, Springfield
Community Partnership of the Ozarks (CPO)
417-888-2020http://commpartnership.org
Greene County Medical Society
Advocacy for patients in matters of health care, assuring the members of our community access to quality medical services.
417-887-1017https://gcms.us
1200 E Woodhurst, Suite 200, Springfield
Greene County Treatment Court
A court program that is designed to meet the needs of individuals charged with or convicted of offenses related to their substance abuse.
417-829-6159
Harmony House
Provide shelter, advocacy and education to survivors of domestic violence and promote the principle that all individuals have the right to a life free of abuse. Services provided for both men and women.
417-837-7700http://myharmonyhouse.org
Lutheran Family and Children's Services of Missouri (LFCS) 
Services for women in crisis pregnancies, parenting, adoption, mental health counseling services and psychological evaluation services.
417-862-1972
866-326-LFCS (866-326-5327)
24-hour Hotline: 417-268-8997
http://lfcsmo.org
Missouri Department of Mental Health
The state mental health authority dedicated to providing services, support, and information for MO residents.
800-364-9687https://dmh.mo.gov
Missouri Division of Social Services, Springfield
855-373-4636
800-392-1261
To locate other resource centers:
https://dss.mo.gov/dss_map/
Social Security Administration
Issues cards, provides forms, assists with filing claims and maintains all records on Social Security.
887-850-78241570 W Battlefield, Springfield
Springfield-Greene County Health Department417-864-1658https://health.springfieldmo.gov
227 E Chestnut Expwy, Springfield
Springfield Police Department
Partnering with the community for quality police service and protection.
417-864-1810https://www.springfieldmo.gov/171/Police
321 E Chestnut Expwy, Springfield
The Victim Center
Provides services for all victims of violent and sexual crimes, free-of-charge.
417-863-7273https://www.thevictimcenter.org


Psychiatrists

Bright, James MD417-882-90021736 E Sunshine, Springfield
Burrell Behavioral Health417-761-50001300 Bradford Parkway, Springfield
Lakeland Behavioral Health System417-865-5581440 S Market Ave, Springfield
Mendez, Maria Aracelli MD417-881-83751331 N Stewart, Springfield
Mercy Behavioral Health Evaluation417-820-7447
Mercy Psychiatry - Fremont417-820-81801965 S Fremont, Springfield
Ozarks Community Hospital417-837-40002828 N National, Springfield
Warren, Julie MD
Adults only
417-881-65331911 S National, Springfield


Race/Ethnicity

Hand in Hand417-865-4673http://www.hihmc.org/
STEP Conference417-761-5000https://multicultural.missouristate.edu/MSSTEP.htm


Self-Help Strategies

Affirmations/MantrasSpending time with friends
Calming ToolsJournaling/Storytelling
Cognitive RestrictingMuscle Relaxation
ColoringOutdoor Activities
CookingPay it forward
CraftsReading
DoodlingThera-putty
Driving/ExploringVolunteering
ExerciseWriting stories/quotes
Fidget Cubes/SpinnersYoga
Gardening


Sexual Addiction

Charles Collier417-820-21281235 E Cherokee, Springfield
John Duncan417-831-7999604 S Pickwick Ave, Springfield
Kris Hamilton417-889-92671722 S Glenstone, Suite W115, Springfield


Special Needs

Southwest Center for Independent Living417-886-3619http://www.swcil.org/
Abilities First417-886-0404http://www.abilitiesfirst.net/
Capable Kids417-888-2020http://cpozarks.org/capable-kids
Down Syndrome Group of the Ozarks417-558-9905http://ozarksdsg.org/
MO Job Center417-557-4343http://www.springfieldmo.gov/workforce
Camp Barnabas417-476-2565http://campbarnabas.org/
Easter Seals Midwest417-890-1399http://eastersealsmidwest.org/
Art Inspired Academy417-886-0404http://www.artinspired.me/acaacademy.html


Substance Abuse

Al-Anon, Alateen417-885-9114
Center for Addictions, Cox Health Systems417-269-2273
Clarity Recovery, a Division of Burrell417-862-3339
NA - House, Inc.888-359-3339
Preferred Family Healthcare (formerly417-862-3455
Recovery Chapel417-887-7228
Sigma House417-862-3339


Support Groups

Al-Anon, Alateen Family Groups417-885-9114Alcohol Addiction, Mental Health
Overcomers Outreach417-860-2345Alcohol Addiction
Family to Family Support Group, NAMI Southwest Missouri417-864-7119Caregivers
Dual Diagnosis, NAMI Southwest Missouri417-864-3027Drug Addiction
Narcotics Anonymous885-866-7392Drug Addiction
Grief Empowerment417-833-7500Grief and Loss
Lost and Found417-865-9998Grief and Loss
NAMI Southwest Missouri417-864-3027Mental Health
National Mental Health Institute Info Line888-826-9438Mental Health
Warm Line, NAMI Southwest Missouri417-864-3676Mental Health


Veterans

Our House Foundation417-889-74525352 S Maryland
Springfield Vet Center417-881-4197https://www.va.gov/directory/guide/facility.asp?ID=5914
3616 S Campbell, Springfield
Veteran's Health Care System of the Ozarks417-466-0160
800-253-8387
600 N Main, Mt. Vernon
Veterans Behavioral Health Alliance
A group of service providers dedicated to serving the needs of veterans and their families.
Veterans Crisis Line: 800-273-8255http://dmh.mo.gov/veterans/

Other Helpful Toll-Free Numbers

Addiction Treatment and Support800-662-4357
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention888-333-2377
Boys Town800-448-3000
Medicaid Services800-392-2161
NAMI Help Line - Info Only800-950-6264
Referrals for Home & Community-Based Services866-835-3505


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