Mental Health Services
Tajuana Williams, Director

Director
662.449.7299

Sarah Samples, School Social Worker
School Social Worker
Office:  662.449.7290
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

Links & Resources