Mental Health Resources

McLennan Community College Student Counseling Center

The MCC Student Counseling Center offers individual, group, and crisis counseling. The Center can also assist students with referrals to off-campus resources, as necessary. Students may schedule an appointment by calling 254-299-8210, emailing or by coming to the Counseling Center located in the Wellness & Fitness building, Room 101. MCC Student Counseling Center hours are 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Monday thru Friday.

Crisis Counseling / Mental Health Emergencies

  • Assistance is available during office hours for students experiencing a crisis/mental health emergency through the Student Counseling Center on campus. You may reach the MCC Student Counseling Center by calling 299-8210, stopping by in the Wellness & Fitness building, Room 101, or by contacting MCC Campus Police at 299-8911.

Local Mental Health Authority:

Additional Mental Health Resources:

  • MCC Campus Police : 254-299-8911

    • Located in the Student Services building, Room 140

  • C.A.R.E. (Campus Assessment Response & Evaluation)

    The mission of MCC’s C.A.R.E. Team is to promote student and campus safety by identifying and responding to students who may be in distress and/or who demonstrate behaviors indicating early warning signs of possible disruptive or violent behavior. Referring students of concern is critical in order for intervention to occur at the earliest possible point. C.A.R.E. connects students, faculty, and staff with appropriate campus resources and maintains contact with the student after the initial crisis to provide additional support as needed. Students can be referred for C.A.R.E. services by completing the HARM Reporting Form

  • TITLE IX Coordinator : 254-299-8645

    • Dr. Claudette Jackson, Director, Accommodations & Title IX

    • located in the Student Services building, Room 319

      The TITLE IX Coordinator is a resource if you or someone you know is a victim of discrimination on the basis of sex including gender discrimination, pregnant and parenting discrimination, sexual harassment, or sexual violence such as rape, dating violence, domestic violence, stalking, sexual assault, sexual battery, and sexual coercion.

  • National Suicide & Crisis Lifeline : dial or text 988

    • provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, and prevention and crisis resources 

  • Crisis Text Line : text HOME to 741741
    • provides free, 24/7, mental health support and crisis intervention 
  • 2-1-1 Texas : dial 2-1-1 or 877-541-7905

    • 2-1-1 Texas is a program of the Texas Health and Human Services Commission to assist in finding resources in your community for assistance in finding food, housing, child care, crisis counseling or substance abuse treatment.