If you are a physician and would like to make a referral, please call 512-324-0029.

If you are interested in the program for your child, call us at 512-324-0029 or toll-free 877-918-2039 or email us at childrensmentalhealth@ascension.org.

If you are making a mental health referral, please complete and send the documents below to childrensmentalheath@ascension.org or fax to 512-380-4277.

Columbia Suicide Severity Rating Scale
Mental Health Referral Form

4900 Mueller Blvd., Austin, TX 78723
The Grace Grego Maxwell Mental Health Unit is located on the south side of Dell Children’s Medical Center off Philomena Street.

Visiting hours are 6 pm.-6:30 p.m. Monday to Friday and 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
Patients can use the phone during these times: 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m. Monday to Friday and 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

Schedule an Assessment

Call to schedule an assessment to determine if your loved one needs help from a mental health care professional. This assessment is given by a trained behavioral health navigator and asks you a set of simple questions about your child. Our navigators will help connect your child with the level of care that is right for your child and your family.  Call us at 512-324-0029 24/7. Please note we do not take walk-ins.

If you think your child is in crisis and might harm themselves or others, please call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest emergency room.