If you are facing difficulties, please know that there are others who want to help you. Christ Church provides assistance through a combination of our own ministries and referrals to other groups or services available in the community.

Christ Church Support Services:

Christ Church United Methodist has a fully accredited, licensed psychological counseling center that takes most insurance programs, called the Krist Samaritan Counseling Center.
Each week trained Marriage & Family therapists are on the Christ Church campus, providing a full range of psychotherapy for human emotional health and well-being. Any person in need of counseling and psychological healing may call the Krist Samaritan Center at 281-480-7554 to make an appointment. The Samaritan Counseling Center operates on a sliding fee scale.

Services of the Krist Samaritan Center include:

For complete details please visit

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance

DBSA groups meet on Tuesdays at 11:00 a.m. and at 7:00 p.m. at Christ Church United Methodist. Participants meet to explore coping and recovery strategies for depression and bipolar disorder diagnosis. A trained facilitator is present to address concerns or answer any questions. For more information, please see the DBSA website.

Other Local Support Services include:

Matt Hines, LPCI
1095 Evergreen Circle
Suite 200
The Woodlands, TX 77380
W 1.936.900.5921
C 1.936.697.1633

Connect Psychological Services

Derek Prins, MA, LPC, Psychotherapist, Counselor Children-Adolescents-Adults
26205 Oak Ridge Dr

Other resources:

  1. White Stone Associates
  2. Grace Point Institute
  3. Woodlands Family Institute (Leslie Alexander, Stephen Parham, Robyn Fairchild)