Mental Health Services

  • Co-located Mental Health at Neal

    Durham Public Schools has partnered with local mental health agencies to make it easier for families and students to access mental health services when they need them. Co-located mental health services provided supports to students within the school building during the school day. Neal Middle is currently partnered with Yelverton's Enrichment Services.


    How can I get services for my child?

    Parents/guardians should contact the school counselor or social worker to sign a consent form to access services.


    Yelverton's Enrichment Services (YES)


    Consumer Referrals:

    5809 Departure Drive, Suite 106

    Raleigh, NC 27616-1936


    School-based therapist:

    Shauntae Bowers, MS, NCC, LPC, LCAS-A

    CADT Licensed Professional & Outpatient Therapist


    DPS Pamphlet 1


    DPS Pamphlet 2


    Additional Mental Health Resources

    Alliance Behavioral Healthcare


    24-hour, confidential crisis line for mental health and substance crisis, victims of domestic and sexual violence. Short-term emergency shelter, hospital and court accompaniment, legal clinics with local attorneys, support groups, counseling, and referrals for job training, housing, childcare and other community services.


    Durham Network of Care

    The Durham Network of Care is a one-stop resource directory to help you locate needed services and supports throughout the Durham community.

    HopeLine Suicide Prevention Hotline

    (919) 231-4525

    HopeLine is a family of confidential services offering caring, non-judgmental listening and resource information in an effort to improve the overall well-being of people in the community.