Emergency Procedures and Contact Information
During normal business hours walk-in appointments are available at Counseling and Psychological Services to assist students in crisis. Please come to 305 Ransom Hall or call 817-272-3671 to schedule an appointment.
Students may also call to schedule an appointment in CAPS–Psychiatric Services during business hours at 817-272-2771, 817-272-0429. CAPS-Psychiatric Services is located on campus in the Health Center (605 South West Street).
In case of emergencies after office hours, please call the following emergency numbers:
- MAVS Talk After Hours Crisis Line: 817-272-TALK (8255)
- UT Arlington Police: 817-272-3003
- Off Campus: 911
- National Suicide Prevention Life Line:(24 HOUR HOTLINE) 800-784-2433 (1-800-SUICIDE)
Texas Health Resources/Arlington Memorial Hospital
800 W. Randol Mill Road
Arlington, TX 76012
Medical Center of Arlington
3301 Matlock Road
Arlington, TX 76015
Millwood Psychiatric Hospital
1011 N. Cooper
Arlington, TX 76011
817-261-3121 (24 hour emergency services)
Tarrant County MHMR
3840 Hulen Street, North Tower
Fort, Worth, TX 76107
817-335-3022(ICARE Call Center)
John Peter Smith Hospital
1500 S. Main Street
Fort Worth, TX 76104
817-927-1088 (24 hour emergency services)
Texas Suicide & Crisis Hotlines
Dallas Suicide Hotlines
214-828-1000 or 866-672-5100
Dallas County MHMR
214-330-7722 (24 hour crisis line)
Parkland Memorial Hospital
5201 Harry Hines Blvd.
Dallas, TX 75235
214-590-8761 (24 hour psychiatric emergency services)
CAPS Event Calendar
Discover new ways of promoting your emotional wellness!
Renew, Relax, Revive: Learn mindfulness and meditative techniques to manage stress. Most Mondays (12:15pm-12:45pm), Thursdays (1:45pm-2:15pm), and Fridays (2:15pm-2:45pm). Starting week of 9/14 throughout fall semester!
Let's Talk: Have a concern and would like to talk to a counselor to consult informally? Visit Let's Talk! 2 locations on campus are open to all UTA registered students throughout the fall semester:
- UC Basement Conf Room, 11am-1pm : Mondays, Thursdays 11am-1pm (starts Thurs 9/10 through end of semester)
- Pickard Hall 220C, 11am-1pm: Fridays (Starting 9/25 through end of semester)
For more information: Let's Talk
QPR Training: 10/22 & 11/30
Interested in becoming involved with CAPS outreach?
Contact Cindy Manzano 817-272-3671 to explore how you can support student wellness!