Mental Health Connection puts you in touch with job openings and internships in the mental health field at member agencies.

ACH Child and Family Services

Wide range of services for children and families in crisis, including: Residential care; respite care; prevention services; emergency shelter.

Alliance for Children

Assessments, case management and group counseling for confirmed victims of child abuse and their protecting parents.

The Art Station

Individual clinical art therapy, ongoing art therapy groups, and therapeutic arts program.

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Fort Worth, Inc.

Service driven organization with focus to end poverty. Children’s services, clinical counseling, emergency financial assistance and case management.

Child Study Center

Diagnostic and treatment services for children who have or are at risk for developmental disabilities and related behavioral and emotional problems.  Dental services and special education for children with disabilities.

ChristianWorks for Children

With its foundation deeply rooted in Christian principles, the purpose of ChristianWorks for Children is to help children and their families meet and overcome even the most difficult challenges in their lives. They strive to facilitate the building of a healthy, loving family for every child.

Clayton Youth Enrichment

Clayton Youth Enrichment provides children in Tarrant County with the tools needed to build successful and fulfilling lives. Currently, Clayton After School serves more than 7,000 students in more than 80 public and private schools throughout Tarrant County and is one of the area’s leading providers of before and after school youth enrichment programs.

Cook Children’s Medical Center

Inpatient treatment for children 2 years through 12 years; partial hospitalization program for children and adolescents 6 years through 17 years; outpatient services.

Covenant Kids

People united through God to enhance the physical, emotional, and spiritual well being of at-risk children and families. Adoption and foster care services, post adoption services, and behavioral health services.

Fort Worth Independent School District

Four locations link FWISD students and their families to mental health resources:  FRC Northside; FRC Forest Oak; FRC Riverside; FRC Western Hills.

Girls, Inc. of Tarrant County

Multi-site program serving girls in our community.  Initiatives include:  Literacy; self-esteem; peer relationships; bullying; career/college readiness.

Greater Mount Tabor Christian Center

Spiritually impact the minds, hearts, and conditions of those in our community and beyond.

JPS Health Network

24-hour psychiatric emergency room, crisis stabilization, short-term treatment and family education for adults and adolescents ages 13 through 17. Outpatient Behavioral Health Clinics located in Stop Six, Northeast and Viola M. Pitts/Como.

Lena Pope

Family, individual, and group counseling. Outpatient substance abuse treatment and parenting groups.  School and community based services; Early Learning Center program for children ages 2 ½ to 5 years old; Chapel Hill Academy Charter School for grades pre-K through 5th; Juvenile Justice Alternative Education.

Mental Health America of Greater Tarrant County

Mental health information and referral available by phone and on the web site.Community education and training, peer support and supported employment services for persons with mental illness. Advocacy and long-term-care ombudsman services.

Mesa Springs Hospital

72-bed behavioral health hospital offering inpatient and outpatient mental health and addiction treatment to adults, adolescents and their families. Evidence-based treatment using a program-centered approach.  Program curriculum includes: Web-based COGNIT; Good Days Ahead; Hazelden Co-Occurring Disorders Program.

My Health My Resources (MHMR) of Tarrant County

Serving Tarrant and surrounding counties, MHMR improves the lives of people with health care needs such as mental illness, substance use disorder, and intellectual and developmental delays and disabilities.  MHMR hires people who provide direct services and support, as well as people who focus on support and administrative services.

Millwood Hospital/The Excel Center

Inpatient and outpatient mental health and chemical dependency care for children, adolescents, adults and senior adults; specialty programs; research department; ECT.

Mind Above Matter

Personalized mental health support and multiple levels of care for a full continuity of care.  This is achieved by offering regular outpatient care, medication management and/or therapy, or more intensive support like day and evening programs (PHP or IOP).  Locally-owned and operated.

The Parenting Center

Counseling, including play therapy for children, parent education, case management and a telephone Parenting Advice Line (P.A.L.).

PSP Professional Services, Inc.

Provides individual, couple and family therapy; play therapy; group therapy; substance abuse counseling; children in the middle, anger management and parenting classes.  Two locations to serve you.  Bilingual services available.

Recovery Resource Council

Provides a link between substance abuse services and adults, youth and families in need.Case management and behavioral health services to those seeking help with substance abuse and mental health issues.

Refugee Services of Texas, Inc.

Welcomes refugees, immigrants, and other displaced people. Supports them in integrating and thriving in their new communities. 

SafeHaven of Tarrant County

Provides shelter and supports for adults and children who are victims of domestic violence 24-hour care at two emergency shelters in Arlington and Fort Worth to families fleeing violent situations. After shelter housing programs, life skills education, and employment assistance.

Samaritan House

A supportive community providing housing and resources for positive change in the lives of persons living with HIV/AIDS and other special needs.  Housing services, case management, substance abuse counseling, employment and life skills assistance.

Santa Fe Youth Services, Inc., A Division of Youth Advocate Programs

Substance abuse prevention, intervention and counseling services for adolescents and their families.

Tarrant County

Urban county in northeast Texas with approximately 1.8 million citizens.  Fort Worth serves as the county seat.

Tarrant County Challenge, Inc.

Coordinates efforts throughout the county to prevent and treat the disease of addiction:  Needs assessment; community education; advocacy; resource mobilization; collaboration.

United Way of Tarrant County

Partner with organizations and agencies through evidence-based programs that make a measurable impact on the Tarrant County community.  Focus on education, income, and health in our community.

University of North Texas Health Science Center

Graduate academic medical centers, with five schools that specialize in patient-centered education, research and health care, dedicated to training tomorrow's health care providers.

University of Texas at Arlington School of Social Work

Educating leaders to create community partnerships for promoting a just society. Recruit, retain and graduate high quality BSW, MSSW and Ph.D. students.

The Women’s Center

Crisis counseling, rape crisis and victims services, problem solving assistance, information and referral, individual and group counseling.

Youth Advocate Programs, Inc.

Serves individuals and families across a continuum of needs, but specializes in working with those who are at highest risk. Focus on serving the most marginalized youth, adults and their families, those most at-risk of or currently in out-of-home placements, such as secure detention, jails, residential treatment centers, group homes, etc.

Contact Us

3136 W. 4th Street
Fort Worth, TX. 76107
United States

Virginia Hoft, Executive Director 

For more information call: 817.927.5200 or email: