Chapter 5: Health and Mental Health


Section 13: Mental Health Resources



Listing by city

Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law

Email:

webmaster@bazelon.org

The Bazelon Center for Mental Health Law has been a legal advocate for people with mental disabilities for three decades. Their precedent-setting litigation has outlawed institutional abuse and won protections against arbitrary confinement. In the courts and in Congress, their advocacy has opened up public schools, workplaces, housing and other opportunities for people with mental disabilities to participate in community life. Legal advocacy for the rights of persons with mental disabilities; issue information; issue alerts.

1101 15th St., NW, Ste. 1212
Washington , DC 20005

Voice: 

202-467-5730

Fax: 

202-223-0409

Crossroads Clubhouse

Psychosocial clubhouse.

1888 E. 15th St.
Tulsa , OK 74104

Voice: 

918-749-2141

Fax: 

918-749-2150

Drug Watch

DrugWatch.com is a comprehensive Web site database featuring extensive information about thousands of different medications and drugs currently on the market or previously available worldwide. DrugWatch.com includes up-to-date information about prescription and over-the-counter medications and includes details about associated side effects to aid in the protection of patients and consumers.

Toll Free: 

800-452-0949

Mental Health America

Mental Health America (formerly known as the National Mental Health Association) is dedicated to helping ALL people live mentally healthier lives.

2000 N. Beauregard St., 6th Fl.
Alexandria , VA 22311

Voice: 

703-684-7722

TTY: 

800-433-5959

Toll Free: 

800-969-6642

Fax: 

703-684-5968

Mental Health America - Tulsa

Email:

mbrose@mhat.org

The Mental Health Association in Tulsa offers a variety of programs and outreach efforts to get people connected with the information, resources and help they need.

1870 S. Boulder
Tulsa , OK 74119

Voice: 

918-585-1213

Fax: 

918-585-1263

Mental Health Association in Central Oklahoma-Oklahoma County

Email:

info@mentalhealthok.org

Educates the general public and professionals about mental illness and mental health. Provides advocacy for improved policies, laws and programs for individuals with mental illness. Sponsors Sunbridge, a low cost counseling program, and offers disaster counseling through Sunbridge and the Red Cross. Information and referral also provided.

2800 N.W. 36th Street, Ste. 104
Oklahoma City , OK 73112

Voice: 

405-943-3700

Fax: 

405-943-3701

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)

A resource for up-to-date information or support on mental illness.

Colonial Place Three
2107 Wilson Blvd., Ste. 300
Arlington , VA 22201

Voice: 

703-524-7600

TTY: 

703-516-7227

Toll Free: 

800-950-6264 Info Helpline

Fax: 

703-524-9094

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) - Oklahoma

Email:

nami-OK@swbell.net

A state resource for up-to-date information or support on mental illness.

1920 N. Drexel Blvd.
Oklahoma City , OK 73107

Voice: 

405-230-1900

Toll Free: 

800-583-1264

Fax: 

405-230-1903

Oklahoma Department of Mental Health And Substance Abuse Services

The Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services evolves to meet the needs of all Oklahomans. Collaborating with leaders from multiple state agencies, advocacy organizations, consumers and family members, providers, community leaders and elected officials, the way has been paved for meaningful mental health and substance abuse services transformation in Oklahoma. The result is a renewed focus on recovery and consumer needs.

Programs include:

  • Oklahoma Prevention Resource Center - Print educational materials and videotapes on mental health, substance abuse and domestic violence. They can be reached at 405-522-3810 Voice.
  • Teenline - Takes calls from teenagers from 3 p.m. to midnight, 7 days a week from anywhere in the state. Calls are confidential and any problems can be discussed. The number to Teenline is 800-522-TEEN.
  • Reach-Out - 24-hour information and referral line; crisis calls also taken. Call Reach-Out at 800-522-9054.
  • Safeline - 24-hour information and referral on domestic violence and sexual assault. Referral to crisis intervention sources, shelters, information on filing victims' protective orders, and legal rights information. Safeline can be reached at 800-522-7233.
  • Community Mental Health Services - These centers provide emergency intervention, assessment, counseling, psychosocial rehabilitation, case management, and community support services. For a list of centers by city follow this link, http://ok.gov/odmhsas/Mental_Health_/Community_Mental_Health_Centers/Men...
  • Substance Abuse Services - Among these programs' offerings are assessment and referral, detoxification, outpatient counseling, residential treatment, substance abuse education, transitional living, and aftercare services. For a list of substance abuse treatment programs by city follow this link, www.odmhsas.org/subab.htm.
  • Inpatient Psychiatric Services - For clients who need inpatient treatment, the Department operates a psychiatric hospital for adults and a facility for children under the age of 18 years. The Inpatient Psychiatric Hospitals are Griffin Memorial Hospital, Norman, OK, 405-321-4880 Voice and TTY; and Oklahoma Youth Center, Norman, OK, 405-364-9004 Voice and TTY.
  • Consumer Advocacy Division - This program can provide information and, if necessary, make inquiries and resolve disputes. They focus on issues such as quality of life; access to services; allegations of abuse or neglect; and, allegations of misconduct by caregivers. To contact the Advocacy Division write to P.O. Box 151, Norman, OK 73070, e-mail: ts@odmhsas.org, or call 405-573-6605 in the Oklahoma City Metropolitan Area or 866-699-6605 for statewide.

P.O. Box 53277
Oklahoma City , OK 73152

TTY: 

405-522-3851

Toll Free: 

800-522-9054

Fax: 

405-522-3650

Parkview Supervised Apartments

Supportive residential program.

302 N.W. Ferris
Lawton , OK 73507

Voice: 

580-357-7967

Transition House, Inc.

Email:

transitionhouse@coxinet.net

Provides transitional living program; community outreach and a drop-in social and activity center for people with mental illness. Transitional living program provides supervised apartment living, individual planning for independence, skills development for daily living and working, self-esteem development, socialization, recreation, and crisis intervention.

700 Asp, Ste. 2
Norman , OK 73069

Voice: 

405-360-7926

Fax: 

405-360-2339