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Counseling Services

 Counselor’s Connection Tips from UISD Counseling Department

UISD counselors have put together their favorite websites and videos to help parents deal with the stress of the Coronavirus. We want all students and their families to know that they are loved. For up to date information about school operations, please refer to United ISD.  ALL COUNSELORS ARE AVAILABLE THROUGH THEIR CAMPUS “COUNSELOR’S CORNER”  ON THEIR RESPECTIVE CAMPUS WEBSITE.


national mental health awareness month



 Resilience is Key

Below is a video link to a parent guide from WhyTry. This is a valuable tool to guide you as parents on how to model resiliency and encourage healthy together time with your kids during these unprecedented times.

 Explaining Coronavirus to Children

The Yucky Bug

Written By: Julia Cook

Illustrated: Emerson Elementary Kids


 Helpful Resources for Parents

Talking To Your Child About
The Coronavirus

Social Emotional
Learning at Home



 Crisis Hotline Services

If you or someone you know is in need of help, the following hotlines are available

See Something...Say Something

  • Border Region Behavioral Health Center crisis Hotline: 1-800-643-1102
  • National Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • Bullying: 1-800-420-1479
  • Domestic violence: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
  • Eating Disorders: 1-630-577-1330
  • Sexual Assault: 1-800-656-4673
  • Self-harm/self-injury: 1-800-366-8288
  • Substance use: 1-877-726-4727
  • Grief Support: 1-650-321-5272
  • Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741
  • Nat'I Suicide & Crisis Hotline Chat

 Servicios de lînea directa para ayudar en crisis

Si tü o alguien que conoces necesita ayuda, las siguientes lîneas telefonicas estan disponibles:

Si ves algo...di algo

  • Lînea Directa Nacional a "Border Region Behavioral Health Center": 1-800-643-1102
  • Lînea Nacional Directa Prevencion de Suicidio: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
  • Acoso: 1-800-420-1479
  • Violencia Doméstica: 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
  • Desorden Alimenticio: 1-630-577-1330
  • Asalto Sexual: 1-800-656-4673
  • Autolesiones: 1-800-366-8288
  • Abuso de Sustancias: 1-877-726-4727
  • Apoyo en tiempos de Duelo: 1-650-321-5272
  • Nümero para Crisis: Envîa "HOME" al 741741
  • Chat Nacional Directo Prevencion de Suicidio y Crisis


 Additional Resources