Mental Health Services
Tajuana Williams

Director

Office: 662.449.7299

Cell: 901-870-4689 

Sarah Samples, District Social Worker

District Social Worker

Office: 662.449.7298

Cell: 901.238.1252

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in 5 American children ages 3 through 17 (about 15 million) have a diagnosable mental, emotional or behavior disorder in a given year.

DeSoto County Schools is committed to the wellness of all students by providing a safe learning environment and the necessary mental health supports to address the social and emotional needs of all students.

Please see our links and resources.  If you have any questions, please contact Tajuana Williams, Director of Mental Health Services.

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-8255
Available 24 hours everyday or 1-800-273-TALK

Crisis Text Line-Text "TN" to 741 741

Suicide Prevention Lifeline for Hearing and Speech Impaired
1-800-799-4TTY (4889)

The National Hopeline Network
1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)

Region IV Mobile Crisis Team 
1-888-287-4443

Department Pages

Request Forms 
District Social Work Request
Request for Mental Health Consult
Check-In Form