Degrees and Certifications:


Mental Health Resources:


Banner Thunderbird Medical Center (for emergency evaluation)
Visit Banner Thunderbird Medical Center for a mental health evaluation.

Phoenix Children's Hospital
Phoenix Children's is one of the largest pediatric healthcare systems in the country, and the most comprehensive children's facility in the state. They provide inpatient, outpatient, trauma and emergecny care across more then 75 subspecialities.


***SouthWest Behavioral Health Services
SouthWest Behavioral works with Deer Valley School District to add extra support for students on campus.
Counselors visit Deer Valley Middle School weekly. AHCCCS and sliding scale available.
(Email or to sign up)


Crisis Contact Information:

Teen LifeLine: 602-248-8336 (TEEN) if you need imediate help and to learn next steps for yourself.
- Calling remains available 24/7
- Texting available extended hours 12pm-9pm on weekdays and 3pm-9pm weekends.
- Peer Counselors are still available 3pm to 9pm every day.
LifeLine Chat: 1-800-273-8255 LifeLine Chat is a service to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, connecting individuals with counselors for emotional support and other services via web chat. Lifeline Chat is available 24/7.


(Extra) Mental Health Resources:

Quail Run
Our treatment team includes psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, nurses, behavioral health specialitsts and recreation therapists who work together with our patients and their families to instill hope, promote treatment and support recovery.

Youth and Family Services
Arizona Youth and Family Services (AYFS) is a community based, child and family centered agency serving the greater Phoenix area. This program provides strength bases behavioral health services designed to assist children and adolescents with moderate-to-severe behavioral problems in maintaining their current living situation or moving to a more desirable placement. Our lead staff has over 30 years experience providing mental health services to children, adolescents, young adults and families.

Jewish Family and Children's Services
Employs a staff of therapists, clinicians, psychiatrists, and nurse practitioners who serve more then 12,000 people across the Valley every year. We can help people of all ages from 0 to 100 learn how to more effectively cope with life's difficult circumstances. We have English and Spanish speaking staff available at all JFCS clinic locations.

Transitions Counseling

Devereux Arizona

(NOAH) Neighborhood Outreach Access to Health
Community health centers combines family medicine, pediatric care, dental services, behavioral health and prevention with a team of experiences professionals. NOAH accepts most insurances AHCCCD. NOAH also offers a sliding scale fee.