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1. Mental Health General Information Form

2. Application for Court-Ordered MH Services (Extended or Temporary)

3. CME for Mental Illness - Model 1

4. CME for Mental Illness - Model 2

5. Order Transferring Venue

6. Motion to Have Patient Examined

7. Notice to Patient of Extended Commitment Hearing

8. Patient Election and Attorney Certification to Court for Extended/Temporary Commitment Hearings

9. Motion for Continuance

10. Judgment/Order for Court-Ordered Temporary Inpatient Mental Health Svcs. (non-jury) w/supporting documents - Model 1

11. Judgment/Order for Court-Ordered Temporary Inpatient Mental Health Svcs. (non-jury) - Model 2

12. Judgment/Order for Court-Ordered Temporary Outpatient Mental Health Svcs. (non-jury) - Model 1

13. Judgment/Order for Court Ordered Temporary Outpatient Mental Health Svcs. w/supporting documents (non-jury) - Model 2

14. Judgment/Order for Court-Ordered Extended Inpatient Mental Health Svcs. (non-jury) - Model 1

15. Judgment/Order for Court-Ordered Extended Inpatient Mental Health Svcs. (non-jury) - Model 2

16. Judgment/Order for Court-Ordered Extended Outpatient Mental Health Svcs. (non-jury) - Model 1

17. Judgment/Order for Court-Ordered Extended Outpatient Mental Health Svcs. (non-jury) - Model 2

18. Writ of Commitment for Outpatient Mental Health Services

19. Motion to Modify Court-Ordered In-Patient Mental Health Services to Outpatient Mental Health Services, with documents

20. Motion to Modify Court-Ordered Outpatient Mental Health Services to In-Patient Mental Health Services, with documents

21. Motion and Order to Dismiss

22. Application and Order for Inspection of Records

23. Application for Placement-Jurisdiction of an Intellectual Disabled Person

24. Residential Commitment Order for Intellectually Disabled Person-HHSC Placement

25. Residential Commitment Order for Intellectually Disabled Person-Non HHSC Placement

Forms Disclaimers

These forms are provided as examples to assist the bench and bar. The JCMH does not render legal or other professional advice. These forms do not constitute legal advice and should not be used as a substitute for the statutes, rules, and case law pertinent to any specific legal proceeding. All users are responsible for their own legal research and writing.

These forms are not approved or endorsed by the JCMH, the Supreme Court of Texas or the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals.

Forms Source Information

Throughout 2020 and 2021, the JCMH Forms Committee met to review and compile a collection of mental health forms that judges and attorneys can use to streamline and promote efficiency in court processes.