Mental Health Services

Patricia Mustipher, LCSW-C
(443) 809-0305

Courtney Blair, LCSW-C
Supervisor of Mental Health
(443) 809-0305

Office of School Climate
Cockeysville Middle School
10401 Greenside Drive
Cockeysville, MD 21030
Office: 443-809-0305

Fax: 410-666-0025

Baltimore County Public Schools recognizes the importance of student’s mental health, wellness, and safety. Mental health involves emotional, psychological, social, and behavioral wellness. Mental health impacts how we relate to others, manage stress, process information, and make decisions. There are staff in place to support students and refer them for mental health services as needed. These staff work to ensure that the student receive these services.  This includes behavioral health and wraparound services.


Social Emotional Supports for Navigating COVID-19
BCPS In-School Community Mental Health Partnerships 

Walk to Fight Suicide Flyer

Local and National Resources

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 1-800-422-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
  • National Suicide Prevention Crisis Text Line by texting TALK to 741741
  • Maryland Suicide and Crisis Hotline: 1.800.422.0009
  • Crisis text line: Text the word "HOME" to 741741 for free 24 hour support
  • Baltimore County Crisis Response: 410-931-2214
  • Baltimore County DSS: 410-887-TIME
  • Maryland Food Bank: 410-737-8282
  • United Way: 211  (
  • Safe Schools Tip Hotline  1-877-636-6332
  • BCPS Text or Hotline:  (
  • Governor’s Tip Line 1-833-MD-B-SAFE (1-833-632-7233)
  • Online Group Therapy Programs

Check out the video of our Mind Over Matters Virtual Mental Health Mile!