The Counseling Center offers consultation services to support and advise you when you are dealing with students in distress.
During work hours (Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., with additional walk-in hours Tuesday & Thursday until 6:00 p.m. and Wednesday until 7:00 p.m.), you can contact us at 410-704-2512. We can also consult with your more generally about mental health issues and collaborate with you in our mutual efforts to improve the campus community environment.
A faculty or staff member is often the first person to recognize when a student is in distress. Here are some gentle reminders when reaching out to the person:
GuidanceResources, offers someone to talk to and resources to consult whenever and wherever you need them. Your GuidanceResources benefits will give employees and their dependents confidential support, resources and information for personal and work-life issues. These services are provided at no charge to you. GuidanceResources offers a variety of services including:
Visit GuidanceResources Online. First time users please select register and enter WEB ID: USMEAP.
The Counseling Center has provided two short videos for ideas about how you might bring up concerns of unhealthy behavior or to see example of how to guide a student toward the Counseling Center:
You may be seeking mental health assistance for yourself or family members. Here are some ways we can help you: