Emergency Phone Numbers24-hr Crisis Lines: 855.278.4204 (Santa Clara) | 650.579.0350 (San Mateo) | 415.781.0500 (San Francisco) | 800.273.8255 or Text BAY to 741-741 (National)

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CHC teletherapy services are available now.
Mental health is more important than ever before. Concerned? Please reach out. CHC is accepting new clients. We are here to support you and your family with the safety of teletherapy appointments. Make a Teletherapy Appointment
Clinical Services at a Glance
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Community Connections at a Glance
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Contact a Clinical Services Coordinator today to schedule an appointment.
English: 650.688.3625
Español: 650.688.3650
Crisis Resources for immediate help
New Appointments
We are accepting new clients! CHC Clinical Services Coordinators will listen to your concerns, review our services and teletherapy options with you, and match you with the best available specialist for your child or teen.

Returning Clients
If you are a current client, your therapist or care team has been in touch with you regarding your appointments. CHC therapists are offering safe and effective mental health and learning services via Zoom, Skype and telephone!
CHC never wants cost to be a barrier to care for your family. Financial aid is available. Ask about our sliding scale.
NEW! High School Process Group Therapy

This is hard. Join us as we learn to cope in place. 

CHC High School Process Group

Clinical Services is open with virtual visits!

Clinical services are available:

  • Most clinical appointments have moved to safe telehealth and phone methods.
  • RISE Intensive Outpatient Program (IOP) is delivering comprehensive DBT therapy to high risk teens remotely.
  • Urgent needs that require in-person communication and evaluation will be addressed in person by individual therapists.

For questions or new appointments, contact us at 650.688.3625 or careteam@chconline.org.

Community Connections sessions are now online!

Community Education classes and groups will be provided as webinars when possible, and our Resource Library continues to be available for free online, 24/7. Details of our online offerings are published online and available in the Community Ed Weekly. Subscribe here.

Thoughts From My Garage

Written by Ramsey Khasho, PsyD

It’s our eleventh day of “shelter-in-place.”

I’m working remotely from my garage, a makeshift office comprised of a dining room chair, portable folding table and a laptop. My wife, who is not a teacher, is in the house helping our three kids “distance learn,” trying to get them to focus on fractions and word problems. View post

thoughts from my garage

Mental health is more important than ever.

Don't delay in times of uncertainty.

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