We are not a direct service provider. If you are having a mental health emergency, please dial 911.

Help is available! Ask today!

Teton Valley Mental Health Coalition offsets the costs for a limited number of free mental health counseling sessions for those who qualify. The Mental Health Coalition is not a mental health clinic and does not provide direct mental health services. Each counselor who participates in our free counseling program operates from their own office to provide services to local residents. To access our free counseling program, please contact any one of the following Participating Providers of your choice to determine eligibility and schedule an appointment.

Help is available! Ask today!

Teton Valley Mental Health Coalition offsets the costs for a limited number of free mental health counseling sessions for those who qualify. The Mental Health Coalition is not a mental health clinic and does not provide direct mental health services. Each counselor who participates in our free counseling program operates from their own office to provide services to local residents. To access our free counseling program, please contact any one of the following Participating Providers of your choice to determine eligibility and schedule an appointment.

How our free counseling program works

Someone needs help

Our website guides you to local therapists and mental health resources.

Pick a therapist

Contact the right Participating Provider for you to ask about free services and to set up your first appointment.

Start therapy

Get the help you or your loved one needs to begin the journey towards better mental health.

Needs Based Pay

With community donations, the Coalition is able to offer limited free counseling to those in financial need.

Our mission is to promote mental wellness in Teton Valley through education, community action, and the coordination of resources.

We are mental health providers, small business owners, parents, medical professionals, local leaders, and dedicated community members who share a common passion for fostering mental health in Teton Valley. Teton Valley Mental Health Coalition formed in the Fall of 2009 and later became a 501(c)(3) nonprofit to help foster collaboration among mental health care providers in the community. We are dedicated to addressing emergent community mental health needs and fostering mental wellness through the following programs and services:

Our Staff and Board Members

Teri Hoyle

Board Chair
Sara McKeown White

Vice-Chair
Rebecca Parkinson

Secretary
Anna Gunderson

Board Member
Lori Lloyd

Board Member
Tony Ferlisi

Board Member
Carrie Mowrey

Executive Director

Ready to get started?

Local counselors offer comprehensive in-person or telehealth mental health treatment options to meet your needs.

Child & Family Therapy

Counseling tailored to meet the unique developmental needs of children and help families better communicate and resolve conflict.

Adult Therapy

Counseling to help individuals learn healthy coping mechanisms and skills to meet life challenges.

Who Qualifies

We are limited to help with financial assistance only to residents with these qualifications.

We have helped

1,300

FREE counseling sessions provided to community members in need, as of 2020

100

children and youth served this school year with FREE school-based mental health services

18

local, professionally licensed counselors in our free counseling program

Our Latest News

Posted April 12th, 2021

Teton Valley Mental Health Coalition has a new website! Please check it out at https://tetonvalleymentalhealth.com/ and learn more about our mission to promote mental wellness in Teton Valley through education, community action, and the coordination of resources.

Posted April 5th, 2021

To those in our community who are hurting or struggling right now, please know that we are here for you. Local mental health counselors are available and are only a phone call away. Should you need help paying for services, the Teton Valley Mental Health Coalition's Community Counseling Program offers up to six FREE counseling sessions for local residents in need. CLIENT ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA: Client participation is limited to local residents, defined as those who: · Currently reside in Teton County, ID or Alta, Wyoming; and · Are experiencing a mental health crisis or emotional distress; and · Are unable to obtain or pay for mental health counseling through health insurance, private means, or are otherwise ineligible to receive mental health services through the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare. Please go to https://tetonvalleymentalhealth.com/counselors-programs to learn more.

Posted January 11th, 2021

If you or a loved one are experiencing emotional distress, please know that YOU ARE NOT ALONE! Help is only a phone call (or text) away. To reach a trained Crisis Counselor, call 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or text GO to 741741. https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

Teton Valley’s mental health matters and we’re here to support you.