Mental Health Awareness

If you are experiencing symptoms of anxiety, panic, depression, isolation and any others
that are not normal for you; please reach out and talk to someone. We have listed several
available resources below or you can reach out to your school counselor or your school
social worker. We are always available to assist you with your mental health needs,
please give us a call.

Family Resource List
Turner County Schools


Support by Phone
* Suicide Prevention Hotline 
  800-273-TALK (8255)
Crisis Text Line – Text GO to 741-741
* GA Crisis & Access Line – 800-715-4255
* Peer Support – Warm Lines 
  (Peer support over the phone) – 229-873-9737 in Colquitt County or 855-482-2933 (toll free)

Local Services
Legacy Behavioral Health Services of South Georgia
334 Tifton Eldorado Road PO Box 1448
Tifton, GA 31794
229-391-2300 229-386-7099 FAX
Amanda Cofield LCSW, Director 

Palm Tree Psychological Services, LLC
410 S. Sherman St.
Fitzgerald, GA

Pathway to Hope Counseling Services 
(24-hour Crisis Intervention available)
1821 Old Ocilla Rd.
Tifton, GA

Christian Counseling Services of South Georgia
4022 Tift Ave. N. Tifton, GA
Dr. Pat Patten, DCC, LCCC
Kay D. Patten, MAMFC, MARE
Appointments Thursday and Fridays

AR Psychiatric and Counseling Services
2014 Pineview Ave, Tifton Ga 31794
Dr. Anil K. Gupta, M.D (Psychiatrist)
Michelle Waker, LCSW
Susan Gordon, LCSW 

New Hope Clinic
215 E 13th Ave
Cordele, GA 31015
229-276-0100 (phone)
229-276-0300 (fax)

Crossroads Psychology Center
P.O. Box 2707
Tifton, GA 31793
229-388-0932 (Phone)
229-388-0933 (Fax)
Dr. Phyllis Cazares, Ph.D. (Clinical Psychiatrist) 
Tawanna Wood- MFT

Tiftarea Psychiatric & Counseling Services 
223 2nd Street East Tifton, Ga 31794
P: 229-339-3721
Dr. Wanda Gobin, M.D. (Psychiatrist)
Angeanette Nixon, MS, LPC
Amanda Hall, LCSW
Junetta Watson, LPC
Christy Bell, LAPC

The Landing Celebrate Recovery for Students in Grades 6-12
404 Love Avenue Tifton, GA 31794
Thursday Nights       


Child Abuse/Sexual Assault/

Domestic Violence Centers
Ruth’s Cottage/The Patticake House 
(Serving Irwin, Tift, Turner, Worth, and Ben Hill)
408 Tifton Ave. North
Tifton, GA 31794
(229) 387-9697

The Gateway Center 
(Serving Crisp, Dooly, Ben Hill, & Wilcox)
511 E 3rd Ave
Cordele, GA 31015
Phone: 229-273-0600
Fax: 229-273-0602


 Online Resources


Counseling & National Resource Center for Suicide Prevention
Georgia Crisis Webpage -     




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