Links to off-campus resources that provide informative, relevant information. All links to outside sites will open a new browser window for easy access back to this page.
- Suicide Prevention Lifeline
When you dial 1-800-273-TALK (8255), you are calling the crisis center in the Lifeline network closest to your location. You will be helped by a skilled, trained crisis worker who will listen to your problems and will tell you about mental health services in your area. Your call is confidential and free.
- Veterans Crisis Line
The Veterans Crisis Line connects Veterans in crisis and their families
and friends with qualified, caring Department of Veterans Affairs responders through a
confidential toll-free hotline, online chat, or text. Veterans and their loved ones can
call 1-800-273-8255 and Press 1, chat online, or send a text message to 838255 to receive
confidential support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. Support for deaf and
hard of hearing individuals is available.
- Controlling Anger Before It Controls You
An excellent online brochure at the American Psychological Association Web site.
Information from National Institute of Mental Health about the symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment
of mental illnesses. Included are brochures and information sheets, reports, press releases, fact sheets,
and other educational materials.
- Go Ask Alice
Columbia University's Health Question & Answer Service, has answers to real questions you may
have about: Sexuality, Sexual Health, Relationships, Drugs & Alcohol, Fitness & Nutrition, &
Emotional Well-Being, and General Health.
- Internet Mental Health
"A free encyclopedia of mental health information" that aims to "promote improved
understanding, diagnosis, and treatment of mental illness throughout the world." NOTE: a
- Mental Health Matters!
Directory of mental health, mental illness resources for professionals, patients and
families. Mental Health Matters! does the searching for you. "The best the WEB has to offer in
mental health resources and information." Frequent updates. Selected listings of alternative
treatments and mental health research for psychological disorders, mental health law, emotional
support, mental health statistics, patients rights, psychological help, support groups, self-help.
Links to psychological and emotional disorders. NOTE: a commercial site.
- Mental Health Net
A guide to mental health, psychology, and psychiatry on-line. "The home of the oldest
& largest online mental health guide & community." Links to disorders and treatments,
professional resources, reading material, and more. NOTE: a commercial site.
"Contains lots of psychology-related information for students and teachers of psychology."
This page contains links to non-commercial self-help sites organized by disorder, brochures and articles
related to psychology (many of which are related to self-help issues), commercial psychology-related
sites on the web, psychology departments on the web, psychology journals on the web, other megalists of
psychology resources, and scholarly psychology resources on the web. Also contains links to careers in
- Psych Central (Dr. John Grohol's Mental Health Page)
"Your personalized one-stop index for psychology, support, and mental health issues, resources, and
people on the Internet" NOTE: a commercial site.
- Recommended Books Site (University of Michigan)
Review short annotated bibliographies of 300 great books in psychology and links to resources.
- Student Counseling Virtual Pamphlet Collection (University of Chicago)
A collection of links to MANY informational web pages on LOTS of topics - all developed by university counseling centers. Make sure you scroll down to get to the index!