Counseling Resources

While you are waiting to see a counselor, please visit the following resources for assistance.

  • – This website and video encourage college students to think about their mental health needs and concerns.
  • – Drug and alcohol treatment and prevention programs.
  • – Find information on mental health treatment and resources including warning signs and prevention measures.
  • – Information on the prevention, treatment, and cure of anxiety, depression, and stress-related disorders through education, practice, and research.
  • – The Mental Health Center of North Central Alabama provides the highest quality treatment, education, and assistance to people affected by mental health and substance use issues.
  • – The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline provides free confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
  • – Crisis Services of North Alabama provides information to individuals and families in need.
  • Active Minds – Active Minds is the leading nonprofit organization that empowers students to speak openly about mental health in order to educate others and encourage help-seeking.
  • ActiveMinds Resource Guide
  • TalkCampus – TalkCampus is a free service for Athens State students that provides a safe space to talk anonymously to other college students going through similar struggles.