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

6502 Nursery Drive, Suite 100
Victoria, TX 77904


"Improving Life Through Recovery"

Executive DirectorGulf 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 of persons and their families who are challenged with problems related to mental illness and intellectual and developmental disabilities.

Our experienced staff provides a wide array of treatment & 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. The Center employs more counselors, psychologists and/or psychiatrists, therapists and case managers than any other local provider.


Upcoming Training Opportunity for Parents

Learn more about an upcoming Parent-directed Treatment Project that will provide face-to-face treatment and/or online training at no cost for parents and caregivers of children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD). Parents or caregivers will be instructed in how to improve the communication skills of their own children. More...

Office Break In / Access to Limited Client Information

Over the July 4th weekend, there was a break in at Gulf Bend Center's Place4 suite, located at 6502 Nursery Drive in Victoria, Texas. Cash from the cash box was missing and a Place4 Counselor's office was broken into. A locked cabinet in the counselor's office that contained folders with minimal client information was also broken into. The incident was reported to the police who conducted an investigation. More...

Trauma Informed Care in ID/DD

Dr. Karyn Harvey in our region to provide training on trauma informed care for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. There will be two different trainings, one directed to clinicians and one directed to non-clinicians.You can attend in person or via webcast. More...

Gulf Bend Center ADA Plan

Gulf Bend Center is to provide safe and usable facilities for all individuals to ensure compliance with all federal, state and local regulations and standards. More...

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