MRGC Mental Health Resources for Students


The Sul Ross State University Middle Rio Grande Campuses offer free, confidential counseling services for the students, staff and faculty of the MRGC campuses and Southwest Texas Junior College.

A counselor can provide assistance and support through life’s difficult times. If you are interested in counseling services, or if you know of someone you would like to refer for counseling, you can inquire via email at or you can contact (via telephone or email) any of the following individuals for immediate assistance:

Ms. Lynette Salazar Ms. Nichole Cardona Mr. Jesus Ramon
Counseling Graduate Mentor Counseling Graduate Mentor Alumnus Graduate Clinic Mentor
(830) 374-7086 (830) 255-1355 (830) 719-8311
Mr. Tad Martinez Ms. Jill Saucier Dr. Todd T. Russell
Counseling Graduate Mentor Counseling Graduate Mentor Alumnus Professor of Counseling
(830) 255-0962 (830) 333-1738 (210) 253-0884

Mental Health Emergency Resources

In the event of a mental health crisis or emergency, all of the following toll-free numbers provide 24-hour assistance every day of the year.

Hill Country Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities Centers
Crisis Line: 877-466-0660


Camino Real Community Services
Crisis Line: 800-543-5750


Center for Health Care Services
Crisis Line: 800-316-9241


National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255

National Mental Health Helpline
Crisis Line: 1-800-662-4357

All Other Emergencies: 911