If you no longer remain in Missouri, we recommend you seek care in your local community. Learn more about how to find a therapist in your area. If you need assistance accessing resources, you may request an appointment with our Care Manager to help you identify local providers. To do so, please call 314-935-6695.
Guide to Community Mental Health Services
This guide is meant to provide some information and insight for students looking for off-campus mental health services.
Washington University’s Habif Health and Wellness Center and the Center for Counseling and Psychological Services offer programs, workshops, class presentations and training opportunities for the university community.
- Crisis Text Line – Free 24/7 support for anyone in crisis (If you are a student of color, type STEVE as your keyword rather than HOME.)
- ULifeline – Complete a self-assessment at Ulifeline to learn telling insights about your current state of mind. The Self e-Valuator provides a valuable and objective perspective if or when you’re struggling with troubling thoughts.
- The Unabridged Student Counseling Virtual Pamphlet Collection
- WashU’s Chapter of Active Minds on Campus – Active Minds on Campus, a student-run mental health awareness, education, and advocacy organization.
- National Mental Health Association
- Rethinking Drinking – facts about alcohol and other drugs
- ASK LISTEN REFER is a Washington University Suicide Prevention Training Program designed to help faculty, staff and students prevent suicide by teaching you to:
- identify people at risk for suicide
- recognize the risk factors, protective factors and warning signs of suicide
- respond to and get help for people at risk
- The mission of National Students of AMF is to support college students grieving the illness or death of a loved one.
Habif and CCPS are passionate about providing high quality services in a caring environment that is affirming of all sexual orientations and gender identities.
If you are a new undergraduate student, we highly encourage you to check out SET TO GO, a resource for guidance in transitioning your prior mental health support from home to campus.