Mental Health Resources

Jefferson Healthcare and Discovery Behavioral Healthcare (formally Jefferson Mental Health Services) have teamed up to improve access to mental health care.  Dr. Sue Ehrlich, Psychiatrist, is at Jefferson Healthcare Primary Care Clinic part time while consulting with patients and assisting providers. Your Jefferson Healthcare primary care provider must refer you to Dr. Ehrlich. She is also part time at Discovery Behavioral Healthcare as their Medical Director and Chief of Psychiatry.

Jefferson Healthcare Primary Clinic, (360) 385-4848

Discovery Behavioral Healthcare, (360) 385-0321

Crises Hotlines and Other Sources - National

National suicide prevention numbers funded by the United State Department of Health and Human Services-Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration (SAMHSA):

1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) - www.hopeline.com

1-800-273-TALK (8255) - www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Department of Veterans' Affairs (VA) - veterans can call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) and press 1 to reach the VA Hotline - www.mentalhealth.va.gov

Suicide Prevention and Support of GLBTQ Youth:  Rejection and peer pressure can often lead to thoughts of suicide.  The Trevor Project offers a 24-hour helpline for gay and questioning teens: (toll free) 1-866-488-7386

Crises Hotlines and Other Sources - Washington State

Washington Recovery Help Line:  1-866-789-1511 - 24 hour help for substance abuse, problem gambling, and mental health.

www.warecoveryhelpline.org

The Washington Recovery Help Line is the new consolidated help line for substance abuse, problem gambling and mental health, as authorized and funded by the WA State Department of Social and Health Services' Division of Behavioral Health and Recovery. The Recovery Help Line is a service of  Crisis Clinic  and serves residents in Washington State.

Crises Hotlines and Other Sources - Olympic Peninsula

24 hour telephone crisis services:

  • Jefferson County:  (360) 385-0321
  • Clallam County:  (360) 452-4500
  • Kitsap County:  (360) 479-3033 OR 1-800-843-4793

In Jefferson County, mental health resources are available for children ages two to twelve at Jumping Mouse and can be reached by calling (360) 379-5109.  The Dove House Advocacy Services provides confidential crisis intervention and advocacy services to survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and general crime.  24 hour crisis hotline - (360) 385-5291.