Emergency Contacts

  • Washington County 24 Hour Crisis Line: 503-291-9111
  • Multnomah County 24 Hour Crisis Line: 503-988-4888
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-8255
  • suicidepreventionlifeline.org 
  • crisischat.org 
  • www.imalive.org
  • National Crisis Text line: 741741
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline
    1-800-656-HOPE(4673)
  •  National Domestic Violence Hotline (USA):
    1 800 799 SAFE (7233)
    1 800 787 3224

Mental Health Resources in Portland Oregon

Children and Family Services:

  • Albertina Kerr: 503-239-8101
    http://www.albertinakerr.org/
    Located in Portland, Gresham, Washington County, Lane County, and Albany.
    Programs for children and adults with developmental disabilities or mental health challenges.

    Youth and Family Services: Crisis Psychiatric Care, Family Resource Center, Foster Care, Intensive Community Based Treatment, Intensive Treatment Program, Early Childhood Outpatient, Outpatient Services, Youth Group Homes, and Children’s Developmental Health Services
    Developmental Disability Services: Community Inclusion, Adult Group Homes, Supported Living, Intensive Treatment Program, and Hearing Services.

  • Dougy Center: 503-775-568
    http://www.dougy.org
    SE Portland
    Grief support for children and families.
    Peer support, education, training.
  • Morrison Child and Family Services: 503-258-4200
    http://www.morrisoncenter.org/
    Located in SW Portland
    Serves children from birth through 18 and their families who are coping with adversity and trauma.
    Programs: Prevention and Education, Outpatient, Community and School-based, Day Treatment, Foster Care, Residential, and Program Evaluation.
  • OHSU Child Development and Rehabilitation Unit: 800-452-3563
    http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/health/child-development-and-rehabilitation-center/index.cfm
    Located in SW Portland
    Specializes in assessment, diagnosis, and intervention in disorders that relate to development
    Provides multidisciplinary evaluations, individualized treatment planning, educational and behavioral consultation, and medical and psycho-pharmacological interventions.

  • OHSU Intercultural Psychiatric Program: 
  • Parrot Creek Child and Family Services: 503-722-4110
    http://www.pcreek.org/
    Located in Oregon City
    Programs: Residential programs for boys ages 14-18.
    Shelter Care for boys ages 14-18, Youth Diversion for first time offenders, Lifeguards program for youth age 12-18 with inappropriate sexual behavior, and an Addiction Recovery Team to help parents seek treatment for substance abuse.
  • Trillium Family Services: 888-333-6177
    http://www.trilliumfamily.org/AboutTrillium/tabid/115/Default.aspx
    Located in SE Portland
    Oregon’s largest provider of mental health treatment for children.
    Programs: School based outpatient, support groups, mentoring, therapeutic school, young adult program, intensive community treatment, outpatient intensive treatment, psychiatric day treatment, therapeutic horse program, healing with horses, psychiatric residential, sub-acute care, secure inpatient for children and adolescents.

Counseling and Outpatient Services

  • Cascadia Behavioral Health: 503-674-7777
    http://www.cascadiabhc.org/
    Located in NE Portland
    Services for Children, families and older adults.
    Programs: Gambling treatment, community and clinic based mental health and addiction services, Access to Recovery, child and family services, peer wellness, older adult services, urgent and emergency services, residential housing and homeless services, forensics, medical, and housing development.
  • Cedar Hills Hospital: 503-944-5000
    http://cedarhillshospital.com/
    Located in SW Portland
    Works with people with mental illness and drug addiction.
    Outpatient hospital
  • LifeWorks NW:  503-645-9010
    http://www.lifeworksnw.org/
    Located in sites throughout Portland.
    Treatment for all ages. Non-profit, community based
    Provides services in prevention, mental health, and addiction.
  • Lutheran Community Services: 503-231-7480
    http://www.lcsnw.org/
    Non-profit located in Oregon, Washington, and Idaho.
    Serve all ages. Serves low-income, English-limited clients.
    Programs: Behavioral health services, family and community support, child welfare, refugee and immigrant, and senior and disability.
  • Portland Psychotherapy: 503-281-4852
    http://www.portlandpsychotherapyclinic.com/counseling
    Located in N Portland
    Offers counseling to older adolescents and adults.
    Individual counseling, couples counseling, group counseling, and classes.
    Specializes in a variety of mental health concerns including anxiety, addiction, relationship issues, eating disorders, trauma and abuse, anger, psychosis, parenting, career, and others.
  • Sequoia Mental Health Services: 503-591-9280
    http://sequoiamhs.org/
    For residents of Washington County
    Services: individual and group therapy, coping skills training, case management, subsidized housing, residential treatment, and supported employment.
  • Western Psychological and Counseling Services: 503-233-5405
    http://www.westernpsych.com/index.php
    Located in SE Portland
    Services: Outpatient behavioral, chemical dependency, EAP (Employee Assistance programs), psychiatric medicine evaluation and management.
    Works with individuals, couples, groups, and families
  • William Temple House: 503-282-0182
    http://www.williamtemple.org/counseling/
    Located in NW Portland
    Works with families, couples, and individuals. Children are seen if their families are enrolled in other programs.
    Low cost, sliding scale rate. Nobody is turned away for services.
    Services: Mental health counseling, emergency social services, pastoral care.
  • Wise Counsel and Comfort: 503-282-0182
    http://www.portland-therapist.com/
    Located in 14 different locations around Portland, and 3 locations outside Portland.
    Sliding scale fee rates.
    Private practice; many different therapists with different specialties.

  • Luke-Dorf: 503-726-3742
    http://www.luke-dorf.org/
    Adults with Sessions and Persistent Mental Illness Outpatient

  • NARA: 503-224-1044
    https://www.naranorthwest.org/
    Culturally Specific Child and Adult Services

College Counseling Centers:

  • A New Day Counseling Center: (503) 517-1895
    http://www.anewdaycounseling.org/
    Located in SE Portland
    Counselors both Licensed Professional Counselors and graduate students in training.
    Offers individual counseling, relationship counseling, and child, adolescent and family counseling.
  • Lewis and Clark Community Counseling Center – 503-768-632
    https://graduate.lclark.edu/clinics/community_counseling/
    Counselor trainees and graduate students provide services at a low cost for people of all ages for treatment of mental health concerns, addiction, or relationship issues.
  • Portland State Graduate School of Counseling – 503-725-4620
    http://www.pdx.edu/coun/clinic
    Operated by graduate school interns.
    Low cost counseling
    Does not offer medication assistance, or crisis help.

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