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Organization/Contact Services/Comments Phone            

Access to Recovery
(previously Walsh)

Free assessment and treatment vouchers

(505) 266-0441

Age to Age Counseling

Individual and group counseling; sliding fee scale

(505) 291-6314

Agora Crisis Hotline

UNM crisis/helpline, walk-in center, online chat. Free services.

(505) 277-3013

(866) 435-7166

Albuquerque Collaborative

Therapeutics

ACT provides a treatment called Dialectical Behavioral Therapy for individuals diagnosed with Borderline Personality Disorder as well as individuals engaged in suicidal and self-harm behaviors. 

(505) 255-1756

Albuquerque Rape Crisis Center

Free counseling for victims of sexual assault and abuse

(505) 266-7711

Albuquerque Support Groups

Visit the website for a list of services.

Alcoholics Anonymous

Free support for alcoholics and families

(505) 266-1900

All Faiths Receiving Home, Inc

All Faiths' goal is to provide services to children and their families in a healthy environment which includes education, treatment, advocacy, food, clothing, and supportive and nurturing caregivers

(505) 271-0329

Aliviar Counseling Services

Offers individual, family, and couples counseling.  Adults only.  Provides specialized counseling around issues of substance abuse and domestic violence.  In addition, they offer case management services, anger management, and parenting courses. Option for Sliding Scale/Free.

(505) 247-4622

Almas de Amistad

Free substance abuse counseling,  Curriculum specialized for women.  Therapeutic groups.  HIV/AIDS prevention and education.  Support through NMAS (New Mexico Aids Services).  Assistance in employment and job skill training.  Assistance in locating housing.  GED training available on site.  Emergency food assistance, Parenting classes, Seminars/Workshops, Individual counseling.  Referrals for assistance, as needed.

(505) 246-9300

A New Awakening 
(in Rio Rancho, separate ownership from downtown Albuquerque A New Awakening)

General counseling, substance abuse, mental health. Accepts Medicaid. Some sliding fee arrangements possible.

(505) 994-4100

A New Awakening
(downtown ABQ, separate ownership from Rio Rancho A New Awakening)

Holistic counseling, including Ayurvedic, massage, yoga, tai chi, acupuncture. Also groups for anger, stress, PTSD, spirituality. Accepts Medicaid and some vouchers.

(505) 224-9124

Awake and Aware 

Specializes in depression, anxiety, and trauma counseling. Offers Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and eating disorder treatment. Individuals, group, and couples therapy available. Accepts Medicaid. 

(505) 503-7946 

Catholic Social Service

Domestic violence, depression, relationship/family issues, grief/loss, self-esteem, divorce/separation, parenting

(505) 247-9521

Centennial Care (Medicaid program)

Call for information

(877) 236-0826

Centro Savila

Mental health counseling and psychotherapy; Case management; Medicaid and New Mexico Health Care Exchange enrollment assistance; Food Security; Therapeutic gardening; Drug and alcohol counseling; Advocacy for system change; and Interpretation and translation services.

(505) 312-7296

Children's Community Mental Health Clinic(a service of Bernalillo County government)

Mental health services for youth in the detention center and the community. Includes evaluation/assessment, group/individual therapy, medication management, substance abuse treatment, case management, and psychological testing.

(505) 761-6600

Children's Grief Center

Support groups for ages 5-25 who are grieving the loss of a loved one. Free services.

(505) 323-0478

Christian Therapy Services

Christian Therapy Services is a professional counseling service that is dedicated to helping individuals, couples, and families move through the problems of life toward greater emotional and spiritual health.  In a Christian atmosphere of warmth and caring, we help our clients develop new skills, tools and strategies for dealing with old problems.

(505) 345-2778

Clarity Counseling Inc.

Individual, family, and group therapy for Significant life changes  Anger issues, Mood disorders, Anxiety disorders, Personality disorders, Psychosis, Developmental disabilities.

(505) 294-2722

Community Lighthouse

Depression & Anxiety, ADD/ADHD. Bipolar/Mood Disorders, Daily Stress, Trauma & Abuse, Grief Counseling, Family/Relationship Problems, Adult & Child Trauma, Behavior Problems, Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. 

(505) 273-6300

Conflict Management Institute (ALBUQUERQUE OFFICE CLOSED 6/30/14)

ALBUQUERQUE OFFICE CLOSED AS OF 6/30/14

 

Counseling & Psychotherapy Inst. (Rod Mercure)

General counseling: (low cost)-individual, group, family. Specialties in anger management, schizophrenia management

(505) 243-2223

Desert Hills

The Child's Residential Treatment center (5-18 years of age, boys and girls).  Treats clients who are severely emotionally disturbed and require extensive support and comprehensive approach to psychiatric, social, and psychological needs. 

(505) 836-7330

(800) 765-7330

Dragonfly Counseling

Full service individual and group counseling. Accepts Medicaid.

(505) 265-0753

Engender Inc.

Individual and group counseling incorporating leading edge transformative techniques, such as Gestalt, meditation, cognitive reframing. Counseling available for transgender and sexual identity issues. Accepts Medicaid and offers sliding fee scale.

(505) 242-4400

Evolution Group

Domestic violence, substance abuse, anger management, mental health counseling. Accepts Medicaid; offers sliding scale fees.

(505) 242-6988

Family Workshop

Treatment Planning - "organizing your life" to achieve normalization and balance, to discover the assets and conflicts; to get to where you want to go!  groups - Substance abuse, Domestic Violence, Teens, Parenting, Psycho - Social and Anger Management.  Many of our Therapists utilize an interactive approach.

(505) 880-0100
Montgomery NE

(505) 994-0161
Rio Rancho

Financial Counseling-NM Project for Financial Literacy--CLOSED

Workshops, classroom training, senior financial counseling and more--CLOSED

 

First Nations Community Health 
Source

Wide range of mental and physical health support programs. Free to Native Americans.

(505) 262-2481

Four Winds Behavioral Health

Drug and alcohol recovery inpatient and outpatient programs, drug testing, group therapy with different focuses (veterans, parenting, relapse prevention, job search). Sliding scale fees available. Located in Rio Rancho.

(505) 702-8547 

Good Grief Center

Free bereavement support for all ages through website and toll-free phone number. Includes support for loss of companion animals.

(888) 474-3388

Grandparent Program - NM Family Network

Supports children and families with mental and behavioral health issues

(505) 265-0430

(800) 273-7232

Griefnet.org

Online and email grief support groups for adults and children. Includes loss of companion animals.

Growthhouse.org

Online resource for death and dying issues, including grief, hospice, palliative medicine, end-of-life care

Haven Behavioral Senior Care

Haven Behavioral Hospital of Albuquerque provides impatient psychiatric stabilization and treatment to older adults experiencing acute symptoms of depression, anxiety, mood swings or psychosis.

(505) 254-4500

Healing Addiction in Our Community

Resource list of many agencies that provide counseling for addiction recovery, as well as some inpatient treatment centers, transitional housing, community recovery programs such as equestrian therapy, methadone programs

Healthcare for the Homeless

General counseling, substance abuse, severe mental illness support, referrals, as well as physical medical care and advocacy.

(505) 242-4644 (medical clinic)

(505) 766-5197(general number)

High Desert Family Services

Specializing in Community and Home based services for Individuals with Developmental Disabilities and "at Risk" Children and Adolescents experiencing Behavioral Health Issues.

(505) 254-4500

Hogares (CLOSED)

 

Indian Health Service

Behavioral health counseling, free to Native Americans

(505) 248-4500

La Buena Vida Inc.

Substance abuse, DUI offenders, criminal justice offenders, and community mental health. Sandoval County residents. Accepts Medicaid and offers sliding fee scale.

(505) 867-2383

Los Alamos Family Council

Various types of counseling-serves low-income, Medicaid, sliding scale, etc.

(505) 662-3264

Manzanita Counseling Center

Free counseling. At UNM, closed during Summer term. All issues.

(505) 277-7311

Morning Star

Free to Native Americans - domestic violence, substance abuse and mental health counseling.

(505) 232-8299

NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Health)

Offers an array of free education and support programs for individuals, family members, providers and the general public.  These include Family-to-family, Peer-to-Peer , NAMI Support Group, In Our Own Voice and more.

(505) 256-0288

Narcotics Anonymous

Call for meeting times and locations. Free services.

(505) 260-9889
Meeting Information

(505) 260-7195
Helpline

New Day Youth and Family Services
Administrative Offices

Therapy, education, life skills classes for youth and their families. Operates safe home for youth.

(505) 260-9912

NM AIDS Services

Individual, family, and couples counseling, and crisis intervention services; out-patient substance abuse assessment and treatment; psychological testing and assessment; mediated support groups; and referrals to contracted therapists to assist with bilingual, rural, and other needs of individuals who are infected and affected by HIV/AIDS

(505) 938-7100

NM Asian Family Center

Culturally sensitive case management, counseling, legal consultation, children and family programs, and referrals for Asians

(505) 717-2877

NM Office of the Medical Investigator: Grief Services Program

Individual and family counseling, support groups, referrals, crisis intervention, home visits, autopsy review services for people traumatized by a sudden death

(505) 272-3053

NM Crisis and Access Line

24-hour mental health crisis and referral line staffed by professional counselors

(855) 662-7474

TTY: (855) 227-5485

NM Crisis and Access Line--Peer to Peer Warmline

4pm - 11:30 pm, 7-day-a-week mental health support line staffed by Peer Support Specialists. An alternative to the regular Crisis and Access Line staffed by professional counselors.

(855) 466-7100

NM Family Education Center

 

(505) 717-7845

New Mexico Solutions

Psycho-social evaluation and assessment.  Individual, group and family therapy. Psychological evaluations, Emergency evaluations.  Couples' counseling, Spanish-speaking therapists. Intensive in-home services-children, School-based therapies, Consultations.

(866) 433-7291

(505) 268-0701

24 HR. Hotline

Optum Health

Optum Health New Mexico manages benefits statewide for the New Mexico Behavioral Health Collaborative.  We are a mental health, substance abuse, and recovery resource for New Mexicans.

(866) 660-7182

(855) 662-7474 24 hr hotline 

Outcomes Inc.

*(INSURANCE ONLY)*  Our psychotherapy and counseling services provide outpatient mental health counseling to children, adults, couples, and families across New Mexico. 

(505) 243-2551

PB&J Family Services

Helping at-risk children to grow and develop to their full potential in nurturing families within a supportive community.

(505) 877-7060

(505) 944-7224

(505) 867-2356

Rio Grande Counseling and Guidance Services

Alcohol and drug recovery, anxiety, depression, anger management, family, relationships, trauma. Accepts Medicaid.

(505) 246-8700

Rio Rancho Family Health

Part of Presbyterian Medical Services

(505) 896-0928

Sage Neuroscience

General counseling. Offers sliding scale fees.

(505) 884-1114

Samaritan Counseling

Psychotherapy for children, adolescents, adults, couples and families; An Employee Assistance Program.  Offers general and premarital counseling, Cooperative Parent counseling, Wise Parent mediation, psychological testing and more.

(505) 842-5300

SMART Recovery

Self-empowering addiction recovery support. Offers a 4-point, science-based program online daily and education and resources for forming community-based face-to-face meetings.

Southwest Family Guidance Center and Institute

Children's and family counseling, cognitive behavioral and play therapy, as well as other modalities. Accepts Medicaid, offers some free services. Offices in Albuquerque, Santa Fe, Las Cruces. Website offers several parenting resources.

(505) 830-1871

Steelbridge

Men's residential program,new life program.  Formally ABQ Rescue Mission.

 (505) 346-4673

Streetwise, Inc.

Mental Health Assessment; Therapy; Behavior Management Skills Development; Adolescent Alcohol and/or Drug Services, Intensive Outpatient Program.

(505) 323-3785

Substance Abuse Helpline

Substance Abuse Specialist, 5pm-9pm M-F, sponsored by City of Albuquerque and Agora Crisis Center

(505) 277-4505

(855) 505-4505

Suicide and Depression Student Guidebook 

Offers information about suicide especially targeted to students ages 15-24 and their families and friends. Includes local resources, warning signs, relationship to depression, myths, how to ask for help, info for special populations such as LGBTQ persons and trauma survivors. 

 

Suicide Prevention in College

A Guide to Suicide Prevention for Students.

 

The Attachment Healing Center

Specializing in the treatment of children with RAD-Reactive Attachment Disorder.  Provides in-the-home counseling for children with RAD.  Parental training is part of the program.  Accepts Medicaid.  Serving Albuquerque, Rio Rancho, East Mountains, Los Lunas, Belen, Gallup, Grants, Socorro, and Sante Fe.

(505) 237-0061

Universal Counseling

Individual, group, family, substance abuse, LGBTQ, veterans, Spanish-speaking available. Accepts Medicaid and considers sliding scale fees. Located in Rio Rancho. FALL TERM 2015 AND SPRING TERM 2016--SEE A COUNSELING INTERN FOR $10 PER SESSION

(505) 859-7734

UNM Dept of Psychology

Individuals, couples, families. Open to the community. Sliding scale fees.

(505) 277-5164

UNM Manzanita Counseling Center

We offer free, confidential counseling to children, adolescents and adults within the Albuquerque and surrounding areas.  Counseling is provided by Master's level student counselors. Couples and Families are welcome.

(505) 277-7311

UNM Psychiatric Center

Central intake & assessment for psychiatric services and emergencies. Also offers community services, such as support groups and translator services.

(505) 272-2920 
Emergency

(505) 272-2800
General

UNM Student Health

UNM students only.

(505) 277-4537

Valle del Sol Counseling 
(was Valencia Counseling Services in Los Lunas)

General counseling

(505) 865-3350
Los Lunas

(505) 384-0220 Estancia

(505) 867-2383
Bernalillo

(505) 287-7985 
Grants

YDI

Services for children,youth, adults and families to stay healthy, to teach them life skills and to have a safe living environment.  Program activities are delivered in a variety of settings including classrooms, community centers and churches, in the family home, group homes, on the streets and out in the community.  Services are available to both Medicaid and non-Medicaid clients. 

(505) 352-3469

 

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