Mental Health Resources

Community Mental Health & Addiction Resources

Outpatient Counseling Services for individuals and families of all ages:

Jewish Family Service of Tidewater

Virginia Beach Behavioral Health Services:

Chesapeake Behavioral Health Services:

Mental Health Services for Children and Teens:

CHKD Mental Health Programs:

Suicide Prevention and Education:

Out of Darkness Walk:

Sarah Michelle Peterson Foundation:

State/City Community Services:

VB Police Crisis Intervention Team:

VB Strong Center (support and counseling following Mass Shooting in VB on May 31, 2019):

NAMI-Coastal Virginia (Peer Support groups and resources for individuals and families coping with Mental Illness & Addiction):

Private Psychiatric Hospitals for Youth and Adults:

Kempsville Behavioral Health:

Virginia Beach Psychiatric Center:


Reading and Resource Materials from a Jewish Perspective

Blue Dove Foundation

In response to the Robb Elementary School shooting in Uvalde Texas, the National Child Traumatic Stress Network has developed resources to help children, families, educators, and communities navigate what they are seeing and hearing, acknowledge their feelings, and find ways to cope together. These resources include:

Disaster Helpline
SAMHSA has a Disaster Distress Helpline – call or text 1-800-985-5990 (for Spanish, press “2”) to be connected to a trained counselor 24/7/365.

Jewish Family Service of Tidewater Embrace Counseling

If you are experiencing a mental health or suicide crisis call 988

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