As a consumer of Spindletop MHMR Services you have certain rights that are to be respected and implemented by the staff providing you services. Spindletop MHMR Services ensures that all individuals receiving mental health or mental retardation services are treated with the utmost dignity and respect.
Your Rights are protected by the following people and agencies:
Spindletop Rights Protection Officer Ginny Morgan email@example.com (409) 839-2226 Office, (409)782-5019 Cell, (800) 317-5809 ext. 2226 Office, Fax (409) 839-2246
Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (DADS)
State of Texas, Department of State Health Services (DSHS)
Texas Department of Protective and Regulatory Services
P.O. Box 149030 Austin, Texas 78714 1-800-252-5400, 1-800-647-7418
7457 Harwin Drive, Suite 100 Houston, Texas 77036 1-800-880-0821
Texas Department of Human Services (ICF-MR only)
701 W. 51st Street Austin, Texas 78751 1-800-252-2065
To receive information about your rights as an individual with a mental illness or mental retardation, to ask questions about Spindletop MHMR Services or to file a complaint, you should speak to the Rights Protection Officer
Spindletop MHMR Services has a staff advocate available to anyone needing assistance in services. Our on staff advocacy is here to assist not only consumers, but also families and concerned citizens with providing education information and supports when needed.
You can also learn about your rights as an individual with a mental illness
or mental retardation by viewing our Rights Handbooks at the links below.
Client Right Books
Links Updated on 08/04/2010
General Web Resources