North Texas State Hospital

North Texas State Hospital Admission Information

Wichita Falls Campus

*Admission to the North Texas State Hospital’s Wichita Falls campus is accomplished through referral by Mental Health Authority (MHA) in the hospital’s service area.*

Admissions are generally of a short term nature. However, patients who exhibit need of longer term treatment may be admitted to specific programs based on their particular needs, including environmental engagement, social behavioral, geropsychiatric and multiple disabilities. Additionally, children, age 6-17 are treated in the Child and Adolescent Program with age specific living arrangement and treatment.

If you are in need of additional information related to ADULT admissions, please contact

Admissions Clerks-

Wichita Falls Campus   

Children- Christy Sims                                                      Adults- Theresa Eldridge
(940) 689-5269                                                                            (940)-689-5567

North Texas State Hospital- both campuses

Adults and children- Sharon Stork                                                                                                                                                              940-552-4016

Locations include:

Wichita Falls                                 North Texas State Hospital                  North Texas State Hospital – South Campus 

6515 Kemp Boulevard                          4730 College Drive                                                  8407 FM 433W
Wichita Falls, TX 76308                         Vernon, TX 76385                                                  Vernon, TX 76384
940-692-1220                                        940-552-9901                                                          940-552-1400

The Wichita Falls campus provides adult psychiatric services and child/ adolescent psychiatric services.

The Vernon campus provides forensic services for the entire state of Texas and offers both a Maximum Security Program for adults and the Adolescent Forensic Program.

Click here for additional information and resources available to patients and family members undergoing treatment.

6515 Kemp Blvd.
Wichita falls, TX



Short-Term Assessment, Recovery & Treatment Program, Environmental Engagement Program, Social Behavioral Program, Geripsychiatric Program, Intermediate Security Program, Child and Adolescent Program, and the Comprehensive Rehabilitation Therapies Program.