24-Hour Crisis Hotline: (877)SAFEGBC or (877)723-3422 Mental Health & Substance Abuse Issues

6502 Nursery Drive, Suite 100
Victoria, TX 77904
(361)575-0611
(800)421-8825

 
Welcome to Gulf Bend Center

"Improving Life Through Recovery"

 


Gulf Bend Center is a regional provider of integrated behavioral health and intellectual & developmental disability services for Calhoun, DeWitt, Goliad, Jackson, Refugio, Lavaca and Victoria Counties.  The mission of the Center is to improve the quality of life in our community for individuals and their families by providing excellent and trusted care for wellness.


Our experienced staff provides a wide array of treatment and support services in a professional and compassionate way.  We not only support patients, but we also support families and friends, giving them the tools they need to provide the proper level of care for their loved ones. 

 

 

 

 

 

Le Cirque

Join us for a delightful evening of dinner, drinks and dazzling circus feats! "Le Cirque," a fundraiser benefitting Gulf Bend Center. Contact Jennifer Rayburn for tickets or sponsorship opportunities. More...

Shine the Light on Mental Health & Suicide Walk

Gulf Bend Center would like to thank all who attended our 2nd Annual Shine the Light on Mental Health and Suicide Walk & Resource Fair on Saturday May 5, 2018! Thank you for your support and participation! More...

Suicide Warning Signs

Every year, 30,000 Americans take their own lives by committing suicide. At least 15% of people with depression complete the act of suicide, but an even higher proportion will attempt it. More...

Yoga For Mental Health

Psychologists have long known that moderate exercise is good for depression and anxiety. Yoga is a very effective stress reduction and relaxation tool. Yoga methods for stress reduction and self-soothing are generally cheaper than other professional interventions (Yoga can be done for free if you know what you're doing, and classes are no more expensive than group psychotherapy prices), pretty much safe, free of side effects, and empowering in comparison to medication alternatives. More...

 
Featured Topics
Mass Violence. This topic center provides resources on coping with and discussing mass violence events that have occurred. More...
Mental Health Recovery. This center contains material on taking control of your own mental health recovery and creating self-help plans for daily living and crisis times. More...
Terrorism & War. Terrorism is the use of force or violence against persons or property in violation of the criminal laws of the United States for purposes of intimidation, coercion or ransom. More...

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