The Burnet County Sheriff’s Office C.I.T. is comprised of specially trained Sheriff’s Office law enforcement officers, that provide crisis intervention assistance to the citizens of Burnet County.
The Crisis Intervention Team offers assistance to those suffering from emotional and psychological issues and assist them in obtaining the appropriate social service available for their specific needs. The Crisis Intervention Team is also tasked with performing follow up checks when deemed necessary.
The Crisis Intervention Team is structured to help citizens by providing professional and immediate assistance in obtaining proper care and guidance, within the parameters of the law. Each member of the crisis team is licensed by the State of Texas, with specific training in mental health crisis intervention, first aid, and CPR. All members are licensed Peace Officers with the Burnet County Sheriff’s Office. This service is offered to the citizens of Burnet County 24 hours a day. The Crisis Intervention Team reports to the Support Services/Administration Captain.
Sheriff Boyd and his staff are committed to the citizens of Burnet County. Their guidance and commitment to the Crisis Intervention Team brings this valuable service to the community.
Contact Information for Services
- Burnet County CIT Office: 512-756-8080
- Georgetown Behavioral Health Institute (GBHI): 877-500-9151
- Rock Springs (Georgetown): 512-677-7105
- Cross Creek (Austin): 877-971-6689
- Cedar Crest (Belton): 254-939-2100
- Austin Lakes (Austin): 512-544-5253
- Bluebonnet Trails (Marble Falls): 830-798-2902