• Here are some local resources: Please note mental health is protected under HIPPA just like any other health care. Our brains are one of the most important parts of our body and we need to take care of ourselves. Read more here about privacy laws :)

    General Resource Help-

    General Information and Referral 877-211-8661, 211 602-263-8845 X100 (admin. Office. Contact: Jill) www.cirs.org, www.211.org 24 Hour Help Line. Anywhere in the US 1-877-211-8661. Community Network for Accessing Shelter (CONTACTS) 602-263-8900 & Child Immunization Hotline & HIV Care-Line. Call for more information.

    Grief Counseling

    Stepping Stones of Hope 602-264-7520 4000 N. 7th Street, Suite 108 Phoenix, AZ 85014 www. Stepping Stones of Hope.org Several different camps: REACH camp for teens in Carefree, AZ at the Spirit in the Desert Retreat Center. Scholarships if inability to pay. Family camps. Support group meetings are typically held the 2nd Monday of every month from 6:30-8:00 p.m. RSVP. Free 

    -Christian Family Care Counseling 602-234-1935 3603 N. 7th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85013 Grief counseling, family counseling, abuse counseling 

    Franciscan Renewal Center (Casa) 480.948.7460 X133 
    Grief and Loss Support Group, Divorce and Anxiety Support Group Contact Judith McHale, MA, LPC Depression and Anxiety Support Group Contact Mike Finecey, MA, LPC, LISAC and Georgia Bichekas, PhD, LPC Six free counseling sessions with a professional 

    Hospice of the Valley New Song Center 480-951-8985 1510 E. Flower St. Phoenix, AZ 85014-5656 Ongoing grief support group programs throughout the valley. Focus on children and families. Every other Monday and Thursday, 6:30-8:30 Parent needs to call for orientation and be on premises during group time. There are also adult groups during teen group times. Free 

    Billy’s Place-Free

    21448 N. 75th Ave. Ste. 5
    Glendale, AZ 85308
    Offer family groups & YA Grief (young adult) Group that is for ages 18-25

    Mental Health Agencies/Private Practice 

    *Southwest Behavioral is contracted with DVUSD now, so ask your counselor for a referral form. AHCCCS provides services for free and they also take private insurance and allow for a sliding fee scale if needed

    Jewish Family and Childrens Services 602-256-0528 (Intake) 623-486-8202 (Glendale Office) 602-279-7655 (Administration) 
    JFCSAZ.org Anger Management, Blended families, Counseling Programs, Substance Abuse, Understanding ADHD, and Co-Ed Bereavement Group. Nurse Practioner prescribes medication Nurse Practioner can prescribe medication and administer psychiatric evaluations. Locations throughout Valley. No sliding scale, currently only insurance and AHCCCS Recommendation: Terri 

    Comprehensive Health Center (Maricopa Integrative Health System) 2525 E. Roosevelt, Phoenix, AZ 602-344-1015, 602-344-6300 (Sunny Slope), 623-344-6900 Maryvale Health Center (Glendale) -psychiatric, counseling, medical Mesa facility has psychiatric for 18 and over Referral needed Copa Care (sliding scale) 

    Touchstone Health Services 15648 N. 35th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85053 623-930-8705, 602-953-90701, 866-207-3882 Touchstonehs.org Teen pregnancy prevention, substance abuse intervention, (FFT – grant for free services for 11-17 year olds- substance abuse, acting out behaviors), in home and in office treatment, IOP (3:30-6:30), individual and family therapy, autism (ASD) groups, psychiatric evaluations, ADHD evaluations, parenting classes, crisis intervention. (Multisystemic Therapy (MST) and Functional Family Therapy (FFT)- no AHCCCS) AHCCCS, Kids Care, private pay with possible insurance reimbursement 

    *Southwest Behavioral Health Local facility: 10220 N. 31st Ave Suite 101, Phoenix, AZ 85051 602-997-2233 Individual, family and various group (motivation, anger control) counseling, Behavioral Coaching. Private Pay or AHCCCS (if enrolled with Southwest) info@sbhservices.org 

    Northern Arizona University 15601 N. 28th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85053 602-776-4636 Free, up to 10 sessions with a graduate supervised student when available Ask about Spanish speaking counseling, evening hours available 

    Arizona State University Clinical Psychology Center 480-965-7296 950 S. McAllister, Tempe, AZ $20 for first visit. Sliding Scale for counseling as low as $10/session. Assessments for ADHD - $350. Call for other assessment prices. Waiting list can be 3-4 months. 

    Midwestern University Psychology Services 623-537-6250 19389 N. 59th Ave., Glendale, AZ www.mwuclinics.com Child, adolescent, adult therapy. Psychological and intellectual assessments. Advanced student practitioners. $20 for first visit. $10 other sessions. Wait list can be up to one month.

    Phoenix Interfaith Counseling 602-992-7521 18 and under facility 12835 N. 32nd St,. Phoenix, AZ 85032 DBT for adolescents, case management, individual and group counseling, psychiatric medication, court ordered parenting classes Contracts with Southwest Network 602-304-0014. They can request agency. Also contracts through Magellan. Medicaid, AHCCCS 

    Christian Family Care Counseling 602-234-1935 3603 N. 7th Avenue, Phoenix, AZ 85013 Grief counseling, family counseling, abuse counseling 

    Catholic Charities 602-749-4405 19th Avenue and Northern, Phoenix Counseling Sliding scale 

    Devereaux 602-944-6222 11024 N. 28th Drive Suite 110, Phoenix Behavioral Health Counseling, outings, food boxes, med checks Outpatient 0-17 Respite in Scottsdale (therapeutic residential facility) AHCCCS Lisa Donsker 602-828-0742 32nd Street / Shea Arizonachildpsychology.com Private Practice. Services children and adolescents (3-18). 

    Dr. Roya Karbakhsh, MD PLC 602-368-8600, 845-594-7250 4845 East Thunderbird Road, Scottsdale 85254 http://www.drkarbakhsh.com/ Psychiatric services for children, adolescents and adults. Collaborates with schools. Emergency appointments. 

    Mark Morton https://www.azfamilycounseling.com/about-us.html 

    Dr. Campbell Child/Teen Psychiatrist 
    Psychiatric Evaluations 602-439-2400 4747 W. Country Gables Drive 

    Larry Waldman, Ph.D., ABPP Clinical & Forensic Psychologist Provides legal consultation. Works with children, teens, parents, couples, and adults in a solution-focused manner. Speaker 

    Family Spot Resource Center 602-501-8840 3030 E. Thunderbird Rd., Phoenix Parenting classes A New Leaf Behavioral Health 623-934-1991 8802 N. 61st Ave., Glendale Parenting classes only available if child is in therapy with them. AHCCCS only 

    Youth Evaluation and Treatment (part of SW Network) 602-285-5550 4414 N. 19th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85015 ADHD evaluations, Individual & Family Centered Therapy, Substance Abuse Treatment (IOPSA), Autism Spectrum Services, Eating Disorder Treatment Sliding scale with nurse practioner 

    Bayless Health Care Light House Project 602-230-7373 3620 N. 3rd St., Phoenix, AZ 85012 Psychiatric Nurse Practitioners, Evaluations, Counseling Sliding scale, AHCCCS, Insurance 

    Valle del Sol 602-258-6797 3807 N. 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ 85014 Referrals to their Primary Care Physicians for medication Behavioral Health Clinic 

    Chicanos por la Causa, Inc. 623-247-0464 1402 S. Central Avenue Behavioral Health -Program with DCS aftercare. Support services for low income, helps with budgeting, jobs, free parenting class, referrals to places such as Singleton Moms for moms or with cancer (Diana Cardoza 623-565-3810) Sliding Scale

    Melmed Center 480-443-0050 4848 E. Cactus Rd. Suite #940 Services: Medical, psychological, Occupational Therapy, Educational Advocacy, Coaching, Group Therapy, Pet Therapy M-Th – 7:30am to 6:00pm, Fri – 7:30am to 3:00pm Insurance or private fee scale 

    Native American Connections 602-424-2060 4520 North Central, Suite 100, Phoenix, AZ 85012 Behavioral Health Services, Counseling, substance abuse (group therapy) AHCCCS only for general mental health issues 

    PSA Behavioral Health Agency 602-242-1238 8152 N. 23rd Avenue, Suite B, Phoenix, AZ 85021 Behavioral Health Counseling, Art Therapy, Family Support, Psychiatric Services Services birth to 17 AHCCCS 

    Living Hope Counseling 602-448-7912 16421 N. Tatum Blvd., Suite 124, Phoenix, AZ 85032 Individual, Trauma and Abuse and Addictions counseling $125-$135/50 minute session, sliding scale, no insurance 

    Franciscan Renewal Center (Casa) Grief and Loss Support Group, Divorce and Anxiety Support Group Contact Judith McHale, MA, LPC Depression and Anxiety Support Group Contact Mike Finecey, MA, LPC, LISAC and Georgia Bichekas, PhD, LPC Six free counseling sessions with a professional

    Suicide Prevention

    www.psycom.net Empact Suicide Crisis Line 480-784-1500 Suicide Prevention Lifeline www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org 800-273-TALK American Assoc of Suicidology www.suicidology.org

    Teen Life Line-602-248-TEEN

    *Please note some agencies may have changed. Please report any services that were not helpful so we can update-Thank you! :)