A-Z Program List

Integral Care offers a wide range of programs and services that help adults and children living with mental illness, substance use disorder and intellectual or developmental disabilities.

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  • Drug and Alcohol Treatment Services:

    Integral Care can help with drug and alcohol treatment for adults and children. We have both inpatient and outpatient treatments. We support you through counseling, prevention education, medically supervised and assisted detox, and group therapy. We also provide access to medications and a psychiatrist. We work with clients to develop trust and build honest and helpful relationships throughout recovery. Call us at 512-472-HELP (4357). Press 1 for English, then 3.
  • Housing Services:

    Integral Care can help find housing for adults living with mental illness who are without a home or between homes. We help you find shelters, shared housing or apartments. We look at your needs and what is available. We also work within the community to find rental choices based on your ability to pay. Our housing services welcome people with disabilities, veterans and people living with a mental health illness or substance use issue. Call us at 512-472-HELP (4357). Press 1 for English, then 3.
  • Texas Home Living (TxHmL):

    This program helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) live with their families or in their own home. Services include: community support, nursing services, mental health support, primary health care, dental care, emergency short term housing and employment services.
  • Pre-Admission Screening and Resident Review (PASSR):

    This program helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) who live in a nursing facility. Clients must be referred by a hospital or nursing facility. Services include: mental health support, IDD and other specialized services needed to improve and maintain a person’s well-being.
  • IDD Employment Services:

    This program helps adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) maintain paid employment in a supportive setting. Clients are enrolled in Home and Community-based Services Waiver (HSC), Texas Home Living Waiver (TxHmL) programs, or referred by the Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS). Services include: job skills training and support after securing a job.
  • HUB Learning Community (HLC):

    HLC is a resource for professionals who support individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) across 27 Central Texas counties. It helps professionals address the complex medical, behavioral and psychiatric needs of individuals with IDD to avoid unnecessary institutionalization. Services include: training on understanding the unique challenges faced by individuals with IDD, evidence-based information and best practice for specific diagnoses and disorders, case analysis, problem solving, professional guidance and clinical recommendations.
  • Enhanced Community Coordination (ECC):

    This program helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) who are moving from State Supported Living Centers and Nursing Facilities to homes in the community. The program also supports people who have received a HCS Diversion Slot and recently moved off waiting lists. Services include: help with moves into the community, quarterly meetings to identify and meet service needs and monthly face-to-face visits.
  • Crisis Respite Services:

    This program supports people living with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) who may be having a mental health crisis. Services include: a safe place to stay for up to two weeks, help managing stress, independent living skills, family and caregiver education, follow up visits and support, and connection to other services.
  • Community First Choice (CFC):

    This program provides services to people with IDD who live in the community and are enrolled in the Medicaid program. Clients of the program must need group home or nursing facility-level care. Services include: help with daily living activities such as dressing, bathing and eating.
  • Community Living Options Information Process (CLOIP):

    This program helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) find community living options. Services include: community program tours and living option resource information.
  • Community-Based Support Team:

    This program, formerly START (Systemic Therapeutic Assessment Resource and Treatment) helps people ages 18 and older who live with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (IDD) and a mental illness, who may also be having a mental health crisis. Staff offer crisis prevention and intervention services in the community, find mental health and IDD resources, and help prevent future crisis.
  • Youth Empowerment Services (YES) Waiver:

    This Medicaid program provides community and home-based mental health services to children and adolescents ages 3-18 who live with severe emotional disturbances. Services include: short-term emergency housing, community living support, mental health service coordination and shared parenting with partner and support families.
  • Strengthening Families Program:

    This 14 session family program helps youth ages 12-16 who are experiencing truancy, low grades in school, have multiple suspensions, are involved in the criminal justice system or have self-reported the use of drugs, tobacco and alcohol. Participants must have one parent attend sessions with them. Services include: education to improve family relationships, parenting skills, social and life skills, dinner for all participants, childcare and recreational activities for siblings of the youth attending the program.
  • Juvenile Justice:

    This program helps youth ages 10-17 who are on probation through the Juvenile Texas Correctional Office on Offenders with Medical or Mental Impairments (TCOOMMI) Special Needs Diversion Program. Treatment teams made up of a therapist, case manager and probation officer work together to counsel and educate the youth and their family on how to live successfully with a mental health diagnosis, complete probation requirements and avoid re-offenses. Services can be provided at home, school, court or other community locations.
  • Integrated Care in Schools:

    This program provides integrated, school-based mental and primary health care services to students in some Manor, Del Valle and Pflugerville Schools. Licensed therapists and nurses work together to provide convenient, quality care. Services include: counseling and support for children and families, wellness checks with nurses, sick child visits and ongoing care. Healthcare partners include: People’s Community Clinic and Children’s Wellness Center operated by the UT School of Nursing.
  • First Steps:

    This program helps newborns and children up to age 3 who do not meet the Texas Department of Health and Human Standards ECI eligibility requirements. Services include: developmental services and specialized therapies.
  • Families With Voices:

    This program supports families living in Manor, TX. Families work with a team of community partners to help them overcome challenges, meet their everyday needs and improve their health and well-being. Services include: counseling for children and families, help with food and transportation, help with housing and job training, and referrals to other community resources.
  • Early Childhood Intervention (ECI):

    This program helps newborns and children up to 3 years of age who have a developmental delay, medically diagnosed physical conditions that could result in a developmental delay, or hearing and vision impairments. Newborns and children must meet the Texas Department of Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) ECI eligibility requirements. Services include: case management, family counseling and education, primary health care, nutrition, skills training, speech and other specialized therapies.
  • Counseling and Mental Health Services:

    This outpatient program provides counseling and mental health services for children ages 3-18 who are experiencing mental health or substance use issues. Services include: creating treatment plans, individual therapy, skills training for youth and families, family counseling, medications, medication education and case management.
  • AISD Seton In Schools:

    This program provides school-based mental health care services in 14 AISD campuses to students experiencing mental health and substance use issues. Licensed therapists provide services during school hours, immediately after school, year-round and during school vacations. Services include: counseling and support for children and families.
  • RA1SE:

    This program helps people ages 15-30 in Travis County who have experienced their first episode of psychosis within the past 2 years. Care Teams help with relationships, school, work and life goals. Services can be provided anywhere in the community. Services include: substance use recovery skills, family education, suicide prevention, medications and physical health care, and support for up to 3 years.
  • Psychiatric Emergency Services (PES):

    PES is a walk-in clinic for adults and children having a mental health crisis. Counselors are there to help 7 days a week. Services include: care plans, support for up to 90 days, medications and referrals to other services. PES is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 10pm and Saturday, Sunday and Holidays from 10am to 8pm. PES is located in the Nadine L. Jay Building at 56 East Ave., Austin, TX 78701.
  • Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (MCOT):

    MCOT is a team of medical and mental health professionals who help people having a mental health crisis. Help is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – at home, work or school, in clinics and on the streets. MCOT also works with the Police Department, the Sheriff’s Office and EMS. Services include: safety and care plans, mental health services for up to 90 days and referrals to other community resources.
  • Mental Health First Aid (MHFA):

    MHFA is an 8-hour public education course that teaches people how to help someone who may be experiencing a mental health crisis or showing signs of mental illness. Certified MHFA instructors train participants to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use. Adult and Youth courses are available. Youth courses are for anyone who work with youth ages 12-18. Register here.
  • Judge Guy Herman Center for Mental Health Crisis Care:

    The Center provides short-term mental health crisis care that includes stabilization, assessment and treatment in a safe environment. The Center helps people experiencing a mental health crisis who do not have serious medical conditions or require a hospital level care. For more information, please read our FAQ.
  • Disaster Response Services:

    This program provides mental health crisis services to adults and children who have experienced a man-made or natural disaster first, second or third-hand. We go to the scene of the disaster and offer mental health crisis support for disaster victims. We’ve helped people who’ve lived through wildfires, hurricanes, floods, shootings and explosions. 
  • 24/7 Crisis Helpline:

    512-472-HELP (4357) Integral Care provides a 24/7 crisis helpline staffed by mental health professionals. Services include: crisis support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, connection to Integral Care’s programs and services, appointment scheduling and referrals to community resources.
  • Wellness Services:

    Each Integral Care clinic offers wellness services to people living with mental illness who also have long-term health problems like diabetes and obesity. Staff provide education and help clients make lifestyle changes that will improve their health and well-being. Services include: nutrition, exercise and help quitting tobacco.
  • Tobacco Cessation:

    This program helps people living with mental illness who want to quit using tobacco. Services include: online step-by-step quit guide, a Tobacco Quitline (1-877-YES-QUIT), free Nicotine Replacement Aids, educational resources, support groups and counseling.
  • Suicide Prevention:

    Integral Care provides suicide prevention services to many schools in Travis County. We provide education, advocacy and follow up support and counseling for youth and teens at risk for suicide. Integral Care works with the schools to provide suicide risk assessments, communicate with parent, and refers students to other community resources. Our suicide prevention services are combined with supportive mental health services and involve the student’s school community.
  • Safe Haven:

    This program provides temporary housing for veterans diagnosed with a mental health issues who are also homeless and referred by the PATH/ACCESS program. Services include: private and semi-private rooms, three meals a day, access to laundry facilities and telephones, help arranging care and other support services.
  • Project Recovery:

    This program helps adult males with a history of public intoxication arrests who have been referred by the Travis County Court of Law. Clients are provided with up to 180 days of treatment and case management services. Services include: holistic health care, job assistance and independent living skills.
  • PATH/ACCESS Homeless Services:

    This program helps people who experience homelessness create action plans that help them connect to community services and back on their feet. Staff are in the community daily, connecting with people who live on the streets, under bridges, in abandoned buildings and cars and helping them find the care they need. Staff also provide support to individuals experiencing homelessness in community program like ARCH, Salvation Army, Caritas, Trinity Center, public libraries, food pantries and soup kitchens.
  • Oak Springs Treatment Program:

    This intensive outpatient treatment program helps adults living with mental illness and substance use disorder. Services include: mental health screenings, referrals to community resources, substance use and mental health treatment, supervision, group and individual counseling, case management, education and life skills training.
  • Next Step Crisis Respite:

    This program helps adults who are recovering from a mental health crisis who may also need housing. Clients are provided with a safe place to stay for up to 14 days and are supported as they transition back into the community. Services include: referrals to other community resources, case management and rehabilitation skills training.
  • Narcotic Treatment Program:

    This program provides adults who live with substance use disorder or are addicted to opioids, opiate and heroin with a safe place to recover under medical supervision. Services include: access to Methadone and Buprenorphine, medical supervision, counseling, substance use and addiction education, relapse prevention techniques, Methadone Anonymous support and HIV education.
  • Housing First Oak Springs:

    Expected to open in late 2018, Housing First Oak Springs will be an apartment complex for people experiencing chronic homelessness who also live with mental illness or substance use disorder. It will feature 50 fully-furnished, single occupancy efficiency apartments, an onsite clinic with primary and mental health care services, employment services, a community room and more. The clinic will provide care to people living in the apartment complex as well as people who live in the surrounding community. Learn more.
  • Integrated Care Clinics:

    These outpatient clinics provide mental and primary health care for adults living with mental illness who have had mental health-related hospitalizations, are at risk for hospitalization or have a co-occurring substance use disorder and/or developmental disability. Services include individual and group mental health support, wellness services, medications and case management. Integral Care shares these facilities with CommUnityCare
  • The Inn:

    This 16-bed facility provides short-term crisis support for up to 7 days for adults recovering from a mental health crisis. Services include: medical stabilization, medications, 24/7 nursing services, rehabilitation for substance use and mental illness, group treatment and referrals to other services in the community.
  • Housing Coordination Team:

    This team helps people diagnosed with mental illness find financial assistance, grants and temporary and long-term housing options.
  • Hospital and Jail Diversion Program:

    This 31-bed facility provides adults experiencing both a mental health crisis and substance use disorder with short-term residential services, rehabilitation skills for substance use and mental illness, case management and group treatment. Staff work with Central Booking to divert people from hospitals or jail and place them into a residential treatment program. People are referred to the program by our Mobile Crisis Outreach Teams and Psychiatric Emergency Services as well as local hospitals.
  • Healthy Community Collaborative (HCC):

    This program provides housing and support services to people experiencing chronic homelessness who also have a mental health or substance use issue. Services include: case management, mental health care and primary health care, support finding employment and help applying for benefits. Services can be provided in the community or at the client’s home. HCC also provides mental health services to the residents of Community First! Village at the Health Resource Center.
  • Feedback (Ombudsman):

    Feedback is important to us. Contact our Ombudsman to ask any questions, share any concerns or complaints, or provide feedback about Integral Care services, programs or staff.
  • Consumer Benefits Office:

    Integral Care staff help people complete applications for Social Security programs and services, such as Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI).
  • Community Competency Restoration Program (CCRP):

    This program helps adults in the criminal justice system who are diagnosed with a mental illness and have been found unfit to stand trial. Services include: helping people understand their mental health symptoms, coping skills, living and social skills, case management, mental health screenings, access to medications and legal education to help individuals understand charges and become ready to stand trial within 90 days.
  • Community AIDS Resources and Education (C.A.R.E):

    This program supports adults living with or at risk of getting HIV who also experience mental health issues and/or use substances. Staff offer mental health services and substance use treatment in a compassionate, non-judgmental environment. Services include: Hepatitis C and HIV testing, counseling groups, education and harm reduction supplies.
  • Assertive Community Treatment (ACT):

    This program provides treatment, rehabilitation and mental health support services to adults living with mental illness and substance use disorder who have experienced multiple hospitalizations. Services include: 24-hour crisis support, counseling, medications, housing support, nursing services, help managing symptoms, social skills building and community living and job skills training. Services can be  provided in the community or at the client’s home.
  • ANEW and the Mental Health Bond Project:

    This program provides mental health services for people on probation or parole. Services include: mental health screenings, prescriptions, skills training, help finding community resources, help finding transportation and jobs, and help applying for benefits. The Mental Health Bond Project helps people who are currently in the county jail by providing treatment alternatives to incarceration.
  • Ambulatory Detox Program:

    This program provides detox services for up to 27 days to adults who use substances like alcohol or opioids. Staff provide medical supervision combined with counseling, substance use disorder education, outpatient groups and one-on-one counseling to prevent relapse. Adults in the program are also given referrals to other agency and community resources for ongoing treatment and recovery services.
  • Alameda House: Transitional Living

    This 15-bed facility supports adults with a dual diagnosis of mental illness and substance use disorder for up to 90 days. Staff are available 24/7 and help clients learn daily living skills to promote independent living.
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  • Alameda House: Transitional Living
    • This 15-bed facility supports adults with a dual diagnosis of mental illness and substance use disorder for up to 90 days. Staff are available 24/7 and help clients learn daily living skills to promote independent living.

  • Ambulatory Detox Program:
    • This program provides detox services for up to 27 days to adults who use substances like alcohol or opioids. Staff provide medical supervision combined with counseling, substance use disorder education, outpatient groups and one-on-one counseling to prevent relapse. Adults in the program are also given referrals to other agency and community resources for ongoing treatment and recovery services.

  • ANEW and the Mental Health Bond Project:
    • This program provides mental health services for people on probation or parole. Services include: mental health screenings, prescriptions, skills training, help finding community resources, help finding transportation and jobs, and help applying for benefits. The Mental Health Bond Project helps people who are currently in the county jail by providing treatment alternatives to incarceration.

  • Assertive Community Treatment (ACT):
    • This program provides treatment, rehabilitation and mental health support services to adults living with mental illness and substance use disorder who have experienced multiple hospitalizations. Services include: 24-hour crisis support, counseling, medications, housing support, nursing services, help managing symptoms, social skills building and community living and job skills training. Services can be  provided in the community or at the client’s home.

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  • Community AIDS Resources and Education (C.A.R.E):
    • This program supports adults living with or at risk of getting HIV who also experience mental health issues and/or use substances. Staff offer mental health services and substance use treatment in a compassionate, non-judgmental environment. Services include: Hepatitis C and HIV testing, counseling groups, education and harm reduction supplies.

  • Community Competency Restoration Program (CCRP):
    • This program helps adults in the criminal justice system who are diagnosed with a mental illness and have been found unfit to stand trial. Services include: helping people understand their mental health symptoms, coping skills, living and social skills, case management, mental health screenings, access to medications and legal education to help individuals understand charges and become ready to stand trial within 90 days.

  • Consumer Benefits Office:
    • Integral Care staff help people complete applications for Social Security programs and services, such as Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) and Supplemental Security Income (SSI).

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  • Drug and Alcohol Treatment Services:
    • Integral Care can help with drug and alcohol treatment for adults and children. We have both inpatient and outpatient treatments. We support you through counseling, prevention education, medically supervised and assisted detox, and group therapy. We also provide access to medications and a psychiatrist. We work with clients to develop trust and build honest and helpful relationships throughout recovery. Call us at 512-472-HELP (4357). Press 1 for English, then 3.

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  • Feedback (Ombudsman):
    • Feedback is important to us. Contact our Ombudsman to ask any questions, share any concerns or complaints, or provide feedback about Integral Care services, programs or staff.

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  • Healthy Community Collaborative (HCC):
    • This program provides housing and support services to people experiencing chronic homelessness who also have a mental health or substance use issue. Services include: case management, mental health care and primary health care, support finding employment and help applying for benefits. Services can be provided in the community or at the client’s home. HCC also provides mental health services to the residents of Community First! Village at the Health Resource Center.

  • Housing Coordination Team:
    • This team helps people diagnosed with mental illness find financial assistance, grants and temporary and long-term housing options.

  • Housing First Oak Springs:
    • Expected to open in late 2018, Housing First Oak Springs will be an apartment complex for people experiencing chronic homelessness who also live with mental illness or substance use disorder. It will feature 50 fully-furnished, single occupancy efficiency apartments, an onsite clinic with primary and mental health care services, employment services, a community room and more. The clinic will provide care to people living in the apartment complex as well as people who live in the surrounding community. Learn more.

  • Housing Services:
    • Integral Care can help find housing for adults living with mental illness who are without a home or between homes. We help you find shelters, shared housing or apartments. We look at your needs and what is available. We also work within the community to find rental choices based on your ability to pay. Our housing services welcome people with disabilities, veterans and people living with a mental health illness or substance use issue. Call us at 512-472-HELP (4357). Press 1 for English, then 3.

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  • Integrated Care Clinics:
    • These outpatient clinics provide mental and primary health care for adults living with mental illness who have had mental health-related hospitalizations, are at risk for hospitalization or have a co-occurring substance use disorder and/or developmental disability. Services include individual and group mental health support, wellness services, medications and case management. Integral Care shares these facilities with CommUnityCare

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  • Narcotic Treatment Program:
    • This program provides adults who live with substance use disorder or are addicted to opioids, opiate and heroin with a safe place to recover under medical supervision. Services include: access to Methadone and Buprenorphine, medical supervision, counseling, substance use and addiction education, relapse prevention techniques, Methadone Anonymous support and HIV education.

  • Next Step Crisis Respite:
    • This program helps adults who are recovering from a mental health crisis who may also need housing. Clients are provided with a safe place to stay for up to 14 days and are supported as they transition back into the community. Services include: referrals to other community resources, case management and rehabilitation skills training.

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  • Oak Springs Treatment Program:
    • This intensive outpatient treatment program helps adults living with mental illness and substance use disorder. Services include: mental health screenings, referrals to community resources, substance use and mental health treatment, supervision, group and individual counseling, case management, education and life skills training.

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  • PATH/ACCESS Homeless Services:
    • This program helps people who experience homelessness create action plans that help them connect to community services and back on their feet. Staff are in the community daily, connecting with people who live on the streets, under bridges, in abandoned buildings and cars and helping them find the care they need. Staff also provide support to individuals experiencing homelessness in community program like ARCH, Salvation Army, Caritas, Trinity Center, public libraries, food pantries and soup kitchens.

  • Project Recovery:
    • This program helps adult males with a history of public intoxication arrests who have been referred by the Travis County Court of Law. Clients are provided with up to 180 days of treatment and case management services. Services include: holistic health care, job assistance and independent living skills.

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  • Safe Haven:
    • This program provides temporary housing for veterans diagnosed with a mental health issues who are also homeless and referred by the PATH/ACCESS program. Services include: private and semi-private rooms, three meals a day, access to laundry facilities and telephones, help arranging care and other support services.

  • Suicide Prevention:
    • Integral Care provides suicide prevention services to many schools in Travis County. We provide education, advocacy and follow up support and counseling for youth and teens at risk for suicide. Integral Care works with the schools to provide suicide risk assessments, communicate with parent, and refers students to other community resources. Our suicide prevention services are combined with supportive mental health services and involve the student’s school community.

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  • The Inn:
    • This 16-bed facility provides short-term crisis support for up to 7 days for adults recovering from a mental health crisis. Services include: medical stabilization, medications, 24/7 nursing services, rehabilitation for substance use and mental illness, group treatment and referrals to other services in the community.

  • Tobacco Cessation:
    • This program helps people living with mental illness who want to quit using tobacco. Services include: online step-by-step quit guide, a Tobacco Quitline (1-877-YES-QUIT), free Nicotine Replacement Aids, educational resources, support groups and counseling.

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  • Wellness Services:
    • Each Integral Care clinic offers wellness services to people living with mental illness who also have long-term health problems like diabetes and obesity. Staff provide education and help clients make lifestyle changes that will improve their health and well-being. Services include: nutrition, exercise and help quitting tobacco.

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  • AISD Seton In Schools:
    • This program provides school-based mental health care services in 14 AISD campuses to students experiencing mental health and substance use issues. Licensed therapists provide services during school hours, immediately after school, year-round and during school vacations. Services include: counseling and support for children and families.

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  • Counseling and Mental Health Services:
    • This outpatient program provides counseling and mental health services for children ages 3-18 who are experiencing mental health or substance use issues. Services include: creating treatment plans, individual therapy, skills training for youth and families, family counseling, medications, medication education and case management.

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  • Early Childhood Intervention (ECI):
    • This program helps newborns and children up to 3 years of age who have a developmental delay, medically diagnosed physical conditions that could result in a developmental delay, or hearing and vision impairments. Newborns and children must meet the Texas Department of Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) ECI eligibility requirements. Services include: case management, family counseling and education, primary health care, nutrition, skills training, speech and other specialized therapies.

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  • Families With Voices:
    • This program supports families living in Manor, TX. Families work with a team of community partners to help them overcome challenges, meet their everyday needs and improve their health and well-being. Services include: counseling for children and families, help with food and transportation, help with housing and job training, and referrals to other community resources.

  • First Steps:
    • This program helps newborns and children up to age 3 who do not meet the Texas Department of Health and Human Standards ECI eligibility requirements. Services include: developmental services and specialized therapies.

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  • Integrated Care in Schools:
    • This program provides integrated, school-based mental and primary health care services to students in some Manor, Del Valle and Pflugerville Schools. Licensed therapists and nurses work together to provide convenient, quality care. Services include: counseling and support for children and families, wellness checks with nurses, sick child visits and ongoing care. Healthcare partners include: People’s Community Clinic and Children’s Wellness Center operated by the UT School of Nursing.

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  • Juvenile Justice:
    • This program helps youth ages 10-17 who are on probation through the Juvenile Texas Correctional Office on Offenders with Medical or Mental Impairments (TCOOMMI) Special Needs Diversion Program. Treatment teams made up of a therapist, case manager and probation officer work together to counsel and educate the youth and their family on how to live successfully with a mental health diagnosis, complete probation requirements and avoid re-offenses. Services can be provided at home, school, court or other community locations.

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  • RA1SE:
    • This program helps people ages 15-30 in Travis County who have experienced their first episode of psychosis within the past 2 years. Care Teams help with relationships, school, work and life goals. Services can be provided anywhere in the community. Services include: substance use recovery skills, family education, suicide prevention, medications and physical health care, and support for up to 3 years.

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  • Strengthening Families Program:
    • This 14 session family program helps youth ages 12-16 who are experiencing truancy, low grades in school, have multiple suspensions, are involved in the criminal justice system or have self-reported the use of drugs, tobacco and alcohol. Participants must have one parent attend sessions with them. Services include: education to improve family relationships, parenting skills, social and life skills, dinner for all participants, childcare and recreational activities for siblings of the youth attending the program.

  • Suicide Prevention:
    • Integral Care provides suicide prevention services to many schools in Travis County. We provide education, advocacy and follow up support and counseling for youth and teens at risk for suicide. Integral Care works with the schools to provide suicide risk assessments, communicate with parent, and refers students to other community resources. Our suicide prevention services are combined with supportive mental health services and involve the student’s school community.

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  • Youth Empowerment Services (YES) Waiver:
    • This Medicaid program provides community and home-based mental health services to children and adolescents ages 3-18 who live with severe emotional disturbances. Services include: short-term emergency housing, community living support, mental health service coordination and shared parenting with partner and support families.

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  • 24/7 Crisis Helpline:
    • 512-472-HELP (4357) Integral Care provides a 24/7 crisis helpline staffed by mental health professionals. Services include: crisis support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, connection to Integral Care’s programs and services, appointment scheduling and referrals to community resources.

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  • Disaster Response Services:
    • This program provides mental health crisis services to adults and children who have experienced a man-made or natural disaster first, second or third-hand. We go to the scene of the disaster and offer mental health crisis support for disaster victims. We’ve helped people who’ve lived through wildfires, hurricanes, floods, shootings and explosions. 

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  • Hospital and Jail Diversion Program:
    • This 31-bed facility provides adults experiencing both a mental health crisis and substance use disorder with short-term residential services, rehabilitation skills for substance use and mental illness, case management and group treatment. Staff work with Central Booking to divert people from hospitals or jail and place them into a residential treatment program. People are referred to the program by our Mobile Crisis Outreach Teams and Psychiatric Emergency Services as well as local hospitals.

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  • Judge Guy Herman Center for Mental Health Crisis Care:
    • The Center provides short-term mental health crisis care that includes stabilization, assessment and treatment in a safe environment. The Center helps people experiencing a mental health crisis who do not have serious medical conditions or require a hospital level care. For more information, please read our FAQ.

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  • Mental Health First Aid (MHFA):
    • MHFA is an 8-hour public education course that teaches people how to help someone who may be experiencing a mental health crisis or showing signs of mental illness. Certified MHFA instructors train participants to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use. Adult and Youth courses are available. Youth courses are for anyone who work with youth ages 12-18. Register here.

  • Mobile Crisis Outreach Team (MCOT):
    • MCOT is a team of medical and mental health professionals who help people having a mental health crisis. Help is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week – at home, work or school, in clinics and on the streets. MCOT also works with the Police Department, the Sheriff’s Office and EMS. Services include: safety and care plans, mental health services for up to 90 days and referrals to other community resources.

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  • Psychiatric Emergency Services (PES):
    • PES is a walk-in clinic for adults and children having a mental health crisis. Counselors are there to help 7 days a week. Services include: care plans, support for up to 90 days, medications and referrals to other services. PES is open Monday through Friday from 8am to 10pm and Saturday, Sunday and Holidays from 10am to 8pm. PES is located in the Nadine L. Jay Building at 56 East Ave., Austin, TX 78701.

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  • RA1SE:
    • This program helps people ages 15-30 in Travis County who have experienced their first episode of psychosis within the past 2 years. Care Teams help with relationships, school, work and life goals. Services can be provided anywhere in the community. Services include: substance use recovery skills, family education, suicide prevention, medications and physical health care, and support for up to 3 years.

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  • Suicide Prevention:
    • Integral Care provides suicide prevention services to many schools in Travis County. We provide education, advocacy and follow up support and counseling for youth and teens at risk for suicide. Integral Care works with the schools to provide suicide risk assessments, communicate with parent, and refers students to other community resources. Our suicide prevention services are combined with supportive mental health services and involve the student’s school community.

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  • Community First Choice (CFC):
    • This program provides services to people with IDD who live in the community and are enrolled in the Medicaid program. Clients of the program must need group home or nursing facility-level care. Services include: help with daily living activities such as dressing, bathing and eating.

  • Community Living Options Information Process (CLOIP):
    • This program helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) find community living options. Services include: community program tours and living option resource information.

  • Community-Based Support Team:
    • This program, formerly START (Systemic Therapeutic Assessment Resource and Treatment) helps people ages 18 and older who live with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (IDD) and a mental illness, who may also be having a mental health crisis. Staff offer crisis prevention and intervention services in the community, find mental health and IDD resources, and help prevent future crisis.

  • Crisis Respite Services:
    • This program supports people living with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) who may be having a mental health crisis. Services include: a safe place to stay for up to two weeks, help managing stress, independent living skills, family and caregiver education, follow up visits and support, and connection to other services.

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  • Enhanced Community Coordination (ECC):
    • This program helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) who are moving from State Supported Living Centers and Nursing Facilities to homes in the community. The program also supports people who have received a HCS Diversion Slot and recently moved off waiting lists. Services include: help with moves into the community, quarterly meetings to identify and meet service needs and monthly face-to-face visits.

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  • HUB Learning Community (HLC):
    • HLC is a resource for professionals who support individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) across 27 Central Texas counties. It helps professionals address the complex medical, behavioral and psychiatric needs of individuals with IDD to avoid unnecessary institutionalization. Services include: training on understanding the unique challenges faced by individuals with IDD, evidence-based information and best practice for specific diagnoses and disorders, case analysis, problem solving, professional guidance and clinical recommendations.

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  • IDD Employment Services:
    • This program helps adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) maintain paid employment in a supportive setting. Clients are enrolled in Home and Community-based Services Waiver (HSC), Texas Home Living Waiver (TxHmL) programs, or referred by the Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (DARS). Services include: job skills training and support after securing a job.

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  • Pre-Admission Screening and Resident Review (PASSR):
    • This program helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) who live in a nursing facility. Clients must be referred by a hospital or nursing facility. Services include: mental health support, IDD and other specialized services needed to improve and maintain a person’s well-being.

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  • Texas Home Living (TxHmL):
    • This program helps people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) live with their families or in their own home. Services include: community support, nursing services, mental health support, primary health care, dental care, emergency short term housing and employment services.

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