Take advantage of counseling services available to all students at the Temple College main campus, as well as in Hutto and Taylor.

All services provided are confidential.

Please call 254-298-8318 or email christine.simon@templejc.edu to schedule an appointment.

Licensed Professional Counselor

Christine Simon

One College Centre Rm 1409


Mental Health RibbonImportant Phone Numbers

Available 24/7

National Suicide Prevention Hotline
1-800-273-8255 (TALK)
or text HELP to 741741

Local Mental Health Crisis Line

Veterans Crisis Line
1-800-273-8255 (Press 1)

Domestic Violence Hotline
1-800-799-7233 (SAFE)

Know the Five Signs of Emotional Suffering
Number Five
  1. Not feeling like yourself?
  2. Are you feeling agitated?
  3. Are you feeling withdrawn?
  4. Taking care of yourself?
  5. Are you feeling hopeless?



Healthy Techniques to Reduce Stress

 Take a break from the stressor
 Smile and laugh
 Get social support

Local Mental Health Authorities

Central Counties Services
Serving Bell, Coryell, Hamilton, Lampasas and Milam counties

304 S. 22nd St., Temple TX 76501
Crisis Phone: 1-800-888-4036

Bluebonnet Trails Community Services
Serving Bastrop, Burnet, Caldwell, Fayette, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Lee and Williamson counties

1009 N. Georgetown St., Round Rock TX 78664
Crisis Phone: 1-800-841-1255