Our goal is to help students with personal, emotional, and adjustment needs through partnerships for in-person or virtual counseling so that they can be successful in college.

Mental Health Resources

Meet with an On-Campus Counselor

Free mental health counseling is now offered to students on campus in Carthage. Common areas addressed are: depression, anxiety, mood management, grief and loss, relationships, stress management, time management, motivation and focus, and mindfulness.


To schedule an appointment, contact:

Phone: 903-693-1132

Email: counseling@panola.edu

Text: 903-265-9118

Walk-ins are welcome on Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9 a.m. to noon.

The mental health services office is located in Room 1408 of the Martha Miller Administration Building.

Mental health emergencies may require a referral to an inpatient facility, hospital, or outside support agency.

Hope Community Medicine

Panola College has partnered with Hope Community Medicine/Behavior Health to provide medical and counseling services on campus. 

820 W. Panola
Carthage, TX 75633

Hope Community Medicine Website

Office Hours:

Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Students receive two $10 visits per semester.
Most major insurances are accepted.
Cash rates are available based on income and household size.

Crisis/Depression Text-Line

Text "HOME" to 741741 for free, 24/7 crisis counseling.

Crisis Text Line Website

Online chat available.


East Texas Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse

Longview Location - Main Office
708 Glencrest Lane
Longview, TX. 75601
800 441-8639
TTY: 903-247-9651

East Texas Council On Alcoholism And Drug Abuse

Burke Mental Health Services

Emergency:  800-392-8343
Toll-Free:      866-242-4556

Center Location
233 Hurst Street Suite B
Center, Tx 75935

Nacogdoches Location
3824 N. University Drive
Nacogdoches, TX 75965

San Augustine Location
583 S. El Camino Crossing
San Augustine, TX 75972

Burke Mental Health Services Website

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Hours:  Available 24 hours. 

Languages: English, Spanish

For Deaf & Hard of Hearing

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Website

Chat feature available.

Rehab Center Locator

Find drug and alcohol rehab centers in Carthage and the surrounding areas.

Rehab Center Locator