Limestone County

The Limestone County/Mexia location is in a single building with two areas, offering Mental Health services on one side and Intellectual and Developmental Disability services on the other. Please note the separate addresses and phone numbers, listed below.

MENTAL HEALTH
SERVICES:

700 Hwy 171, Suite 706
Mexia, Texas 76667

Phone: (254) 562-6052

Fax: (254) 562-6320

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INTELLECTUAL AND DEVELOPMENTAL
DISABILITY SERVICES:

700 Hwy 171
Mexia, Texas 76667

Phone: (254) 562-0171
or 1-800-687-5878

Fax: (254) 562-9231

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SERVICES OFFERED AT THIS LOCATION

Mental Health Intake/Admissions
MHMR Psychiatric Services
Mental Health Outpatient
Mental Health Case Management
Mental Health Peer Program
Intake and Continuity of Service for Developmental Disabilities
Klaras Children's Center ECI


Mental Health Intake/Admissions

The Admissions Unit provides open access to any individual seeking services for adult mental health services. Please call for initial screening at 1-866-752-3451. If you call afterhours, please press Option 4 during your call when applying for services.

The Admissions Unit has open access at the Crisis Care Center at any time Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Later assessment times are available by appointment.

If you are located in Limestone County and cannot come to the Crisis Care Center for open access, we can arrange for an assessment using telehealth equipment at our regional offices.

The admission staff will also provide information and referral to assist those who are not eligible for Center services.

Services Provided:

  • Assessment
  • Intake
  • Admission
  • Referral

Eligibility:
Adults, 18 and older, who evidence or are at risk of a severe and persistent mental disorder.

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MHMR Psychiatric Services
Offers psychiatric evaluations, medication, mental status monitoring and emergency screenings.

Services Provided:

  • Psychiatric Evaluations
  • Medication Maintenance
  • Crisis Screening, Intervention and Stabilization
  • Inpatient Hospitalization (via contract with DePaul Center)
  • Medication Coordination and Lab Services
  • Nursing Services
  • Family and Consumer Education
Eligibility:
Adults and Children who evidence or are at risk of a severe and persistent mental or emotional disorder. Including persons with dual diagnosis of mental illness and intellectual and developmental disabilities.

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Mental Health Outpatient
Therapeutic and counseling services for adults with severe and persistent mental disorders.

Services Provided:

  • Psychosocial Rehabilitation Services
  • Skills Training and Development
  • Crisis Intervention and Brief Therapy
  • Group and Individual Counseling
  • Family Education and Counseling
  • Psychotherapy
  • Discharge Planning

Eligibility:
Adults, 18 and older, who evidence or are at risk of a severe and persistent mental disorder.

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Mental Health Case Management
Assist individuals with achieving a quality of life and participation in the community by providing needed services and developing natural support systems.

Services Provided:

  • Assessment
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Monitoring of Psychological Status
  • Planning, Coordination and Monitoring of Provider Services
  • Other services as needed, include:
  • Assertive Community Treatment (Intensive Case Management)
  • Supported Housing
  • Psychosocial Rehabilitation Training
  • Co-occuring Psychiatric and Substance Use Disorder Treatment
  • Patient Family Education Program
  • Skills Training
Eligibility:
Adults with severe and persistent mental disorders with multiple needs that require additional supports to live in the community.

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Mental Health Peer Program
The peer program is the first of its kind in Limestone and Freestone Counties and serves individuals, including veterans, with mental illness. The peer program is for any person who is suffering with any type of mental illness. Persons who want to attend the Peer Support Center do not have to be consumers of MHMR services. All citizens from Limestone and Freestone Counties are invited to attend the peer program free of charge. The only requirements for attending the peer center are that a person must be at least 18 years of age and have been diagnosed with a mental illness.

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Click to visit Klaras Children's Center ECI
Click to visit Klaras Children's Center ECI (Waco)


Method of Payment for all programs:
Sliding Ability to Pay Scale-*Self Pay, Medicaid, Medicare, Private Insurance *Cash or Check accepted


 

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