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Counselling Resources

 

General Counseling Services

 

Children & Families

  • Deborah Hertzler-Walters, LMFT
  • Debbie Barber, MFT Intern
    • (831) 454=0117 ext. 3
  • Hilary Wahl, MFT Intern
    • (831) 454-0177 ext. 2

 

Pre-Marital Counseling


Addiction Recovery Services


Eating Disorders

  • Eating Disorder Resource Center
  • Offers Eating Disorder Support Group in Santa Cruz:
    • The Lotus Collaborative, 701 Mission Street Santa Cruz, CA 95060 
    • Sundays 1-2:30pm  
    • RSVP required, call TLC: (831) 600-7103

24/7 Suicide Hotlines

  • Suicide Prevention Service Crisis Line: (831) 458-5300 or Toll Free: 1-877-ONE LIFE (1-877-663-5433)
  • National Hopeline Network: 1-800-SUICIDE  (1-800-784-2433)
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK  (1-800-273-8255)

Crisis Hotlines

  • Youth Services:  (831) 425-0771, lines open 24/7 / 1-800-273-8255 (Teen Talk Line)
  • Drug Abuse Crisis Line: 1-800-234-0420
  • Santa Cruz County Crisis hotline:  (831) 462-7644 or (831) 458-5300
  • National Drug Info Treatment & Referral Hotline: 1-800-662-4357
  • TouchStones:  1-714-639-5542
    • een Alcohol & Drug Treatment Program
    • Ages 12-17, most insurance accepted
  • Women’s Crisis Support:  831) 425-4030
  • Women’s Health Center:  (831) 427-3500, 250 Locust Street, Santa Cruz
  • Post Traumatic Stress Disorder: www.ptsdalliance.org
  • Pregnancy Resource Center:  (831) 475-2200, 1570 Soquel Drive, S.C.
  • Crisis line for sexual abuse, rape & incest victims: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673) / www.rain.org
  • Montery County Rape Crisis Center: 1-831-375-HELP (4357) rapecrisis.org
  • FamiliesAnonymous.org: 1-800-736-9805

Support for the family members of those with addictions

  • Girls & Boys Town national hotline
    • 1-800-448-3000
    • www.girlsandboystown.org
    • A toll-free crisis & resource referral service. Trained counselors assist children & parents 24/7, completing every call either by resolving the problem or making a referral.
  • Al-Anon/Alateen
    • To find a meeting visit: https://www.ncwsa.org/d23/meetings.html
    • Phone: (831) 462-1818
  • Nar-Anon
    • Helpline: (831) 291-5099
    • Website: www.naranoncalifornia.org/norcal

Books on Marriage

How We Love: Discover Your Love Style, Enhance Your Marriage by Milan & Kay Yerkovich

Meaning of Marriage by Timothy Keller