*We do not offer counseling services in our office. For a downloadable list of Upstate Mental Health Providers and Resources by County, view the Community Resource Directory provided by The Carolina Center for Behavioral Health.*
Available Monday–Friday, 10 AM–6 PM ET
Access the HelpLine Online Knowledge and Resource Center at https://nami.zendesk.com/hc/en-us/categories/360001837134-HelpLine
CrisisLine is a 24-hour, 7-day a week confidential hotline offering a nonjudgmental sounding board for people to talk about life’s struggles
NATIONAL PREVENTION LIFELINE
In Spanish (en Español)- 1.888.628.9454
For deaf and hard of hearing- 1.800.799.4889
24/7 free, confidential phone line that connects individuals in crisis with trained counselors across the United States. People do not have to be suicidal to call – reasons to call include: substance abuse, economic worries, relationships, sexual identity, illness, getting over abuse, depression, mental and physical illness, and loneliness.
Chat with the lifeline 24/7 at www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat/
NATIONAL EATING DISORDERS ASSOCIATION (NEDA) HELPLINE
Monday – Thursday, 11 AM – 9 PM ET
Friday, 11 AM – 5 PM ET
THE TREVOR PROJECT LIFELINE
Available 24/7 for LGBTQ youth and allies
NAMI Greenville Office
2320 E. North St. Suite L, Greenville, SC 29607
State Mental Health Facilities
*These state mental health facilities provide a broad range of assessment, treatment, and rehabilitative service for Greenville County residents with or without medical insurance. Call or visit the center which services your zip code.
GREENVILLE MENTAL HEALTH CENTER
Emergencies 24 hr phone: 864.241.1040
Medical records fax: 864.241.1049
Monday–Friday 8:30 AM–5:00 PM
124 Mallard Street, Greenville, SC 29601
Zip Codes: 29601, 29602, 29603, 29605*, 29607*, 29609, 29611, 29615*, 29617, 29661, 29690, 29691, 29635
PIEDMONT CENTER FOR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES – GREER
Monday–Friday 8:30 AM–5:00 PM
220 Executive Drive, Greer, SC 29651
Zip Codes: 29650, 29651, 29652, 29687*
PIEDMONT CENTER FOR MENTAL HEALTH SERVICES – SIMPSONVILLE
Administration Fax: 864.967.8617
Medical Records Fax: 864.962.0758
Monday–Friday 8:30 AM–5:00 PM
20 Powderhorn Road, Simpsonville, SC 29681
Zip Codes: 29644, 29662, 29669, 29673*, 29680, 29681
*Zip Code is shared with another facility. Call mental health center to verify that it is the correct facility
Other Local Mental Health Resources
THE CAROLINA CENTER FOR BEHAVIORAL HEALTH
The Carolina Center for Behavioral Health provides comprehensive, individualized treatment that meets the complex mental and behavioral health needs of every patient.
24-hour no obligation assessments
2700 E Phillips Rd, Greer, SC 29650
Gateway’s unique and proven “Clubhouse” Model offers the greatest chance for long-term success because it offers a sense of hope, confidence and belonging. The result is not only enriched lives for those living with severe mental illness, but for the family members, friends and employers with whom they interact.
Hours: Monday–Friday, 8:30 AM–4:30 PM
423 Croft Street, Greenville, SC 29609
MARSHALL I. PICKENS HOSPITAL
Marshall I. Pickens Hospital provides an array of diagnostic and treatment services for emotional, behavioral, and psychological disorders in children, adolescents, and adults. The hospital offers inpatient acute care for the treatment of depression and all other mental illnesses.
Hours: 24/7 Adult and Child Inpatient; 8:00 AM–5:30 PM Clinical Assessment and Referral
701 Grove Road, Greenville, SC 29605
For over 30 years, Havenwood Behavioral Health has existed for one sole purpose: to bring vital, immediate care to those who need it most. Originally designed for individuals suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, Havenwood’s range of services expanded over time to include substance use recovery and geriatric behavioral health in addition to offering adult behavioral health services.
1 Havenwood Ln, Suite A, Travelers Rest, SC 29690
SPRINGBROOK AUTISM BEHAVIORAL
Springbrook’s staff strives to create a solid foundation for long-term wellbeing and success outside of the program. They emphasize evidence-based treatments and therapies, such as Occupational Therapy and Applied Behavior Analysis, that have far-reaching benefits beyond the classroom. All of its services are tailored to meet the needs of individual students and their families, and are provided with the client’s dignity, respect, and confidentiality in mind.
24/7 Confidential help and referrals
1 Havenwood Ln Suite B, Travelers Rest, SC 29690
Pride Link provides health and wellness services, social support spaces, and connection to critical resources for the LGBTQ+ community in the upstate. They also promote LGBTQ+ cultural competence among service providers, such as doctors and therapists, through education and training.
Fruition Nutrition is currently servicing the upstate of South Carolina with a physical office in Greenville. It provides medical nutrition therapy with a functional nutrition approach. Areas of expertise include weight-related disorders including anorexia, bulimia, and binge-eating as well as gastrointestinal disorders, food sensitivities, diabetes, and other autoimmune disorders.
Contact Katherine Taylor, RDN, LD, CLT at firstname.lastname@example.org
Advocacy & Support Groups
NAMI GREENVILLE (NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS)
Monday–Thursday 10:00 AM–2:00 PM
2320 East North Street, Suite L, Greenville, SC 29607
MENTAL HEALTH AMERICA OF GREENVILLE COUNTY
429 N Main St. #2, Greenville, SC 29601
KNOW THE SIGNS
Know the Signs is a suicide prevention social marketing campaign built on three key messages: Know the signs. Find the words. Reach out. This campaign is intended to educate individuals on how to recognize the warning signs of suicide, how to find the words to have a direct conversation with someone in crisis, and where to find professional help and resources.
AbleSC EQUIP SUPPORT GROUPS
Equip is a peer-to-peer young adult leadership group focused on empowerment, support, and camaraderie for youth ages 13-28 with disabilities. Equip Online Hangouts are the first Thursday of the month, 6-7 PM through Zoom.
135 Edinburgh Ct. Suite 101, Greenville, SC 29607
864.467.8336 or text 839863
Mental Health America of Greenville County offers teens confidential services and provides free community resources information, crisis intervention, and non-judgmental active listening.
The goal of OK2TALK is to create a community for teens and young adults struggling with mental health problems and encourage them to talk about what they’re experiencing by sharing their personal stories of recovery, tragedy, struggle or hope. Anyone can add their voice by sharing creative content such as poetry, inspirational quotes, photos, videos, song lyrics and messages of support in a safe, moderated space.
A safe, private place for teens who need honest, accurate information and advice about health, emotions, and life. TeensHealth is accessible 24 hours a day so you can get the doctor-approved information you need to make educated decisions — or help a friend who needs advice. They give information on a range of topics including: mental health, relationships, common stressors, and feelings/emotions.
Each month, young adults with disabilities ages 13-28 meet in person and online to increase disability pride, strengthen self-advocacy skills, and create friendships.
Click here to view flyer
See our Veteran Resources page.
Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence
NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE
Trained experts available 24/7. Help is available in Spanish and other languages.
NATIONAL SEXUAL ASSAULT HOTLINE
Free help 24/7
RAINN ONLINE CHAT
Visit here to chat online with a trained staff member who can provide you confidential crisis support.
Probate Court & Mental Health Court
GREENVILLE COUNTY PROBATE COURT
Monday–Friday 8:30 AM–5:00 PM
301 University Ridge Greenville County Square, Suite 1200, Estate Division, Greenville, SC 29601
If an individual is endangering him/herself or others because of mental illness or chemical dependence, the person may need involuntary commitment at a facility for treatment. Only a mental health professional can determine whether or not commitment is necessary. Call the probate court for specific procedures; DO NOT go to probate court until you have done so.
Involuntary Commitment Division: 864.467.7085
Reach the CrisisLine 24/7 at: 864.271.8888
Printable Brochure: http://www.greenvillecounty.org/probate/pdf/Mental_Health_Brochure.pdf
Greenville County Courts
What to do if your family member is arrested and has a mental health/ medical concern:
- Complete a mental health/medical form for your family member
- Fax completed form to 864.467.2386 or drop off completed form in the Detention Center lobby
- Contact detention center
- Call the Detention Center at 864.467.2330 and ask to leave a Phone-In-Concern for Medical/Psychological Services staff.
- Inform them that your family member suffers from a medical or mental illness.
- Describe the diagnosis and any other concerns you might have in a brief message.
Medical form can be found at: Inmate Medical/Mental Health Information Form
For more information click here.
NAMI does not employ attorneys or provide funding for legal fees. We can provide you with information that may help you locate legal services.
Other NAMI State Organizations and NAMI Affiliates may also keep lists of attorneys familiar with mental illness issues, or they may be willing to share informal, personal experiences with local lawyers.
Mental Health in the Workplace
The pandemic has taken a huge toll on adult mental health, causing businesses and employees to suffer. Fortunately, SoCal empowered is an organization dedicated to raising awareness on mental heath and supporting those who may be struggling. They created an ultimate guide to mental health in the workplace, which discusses how mental health affects businesses and employees and what employers can do to support mental health, which you can see here: