Online Resources - Suicide Prevention
Student Counseling Center
Jennifer Leavitt Student Center (JLSC) 223
- Suicide Prevention Lifeline
No matter what problems you are dealing with, we want to help you find a reason to keep living. By calling 1-800-273-TALK (8255) you'll be connected to a skilled, trained counselor at a crisis center in your area, anytime 24/7.
- A Parents' Guide to Suicide Prevention
Each day in America, nearly 3,500 high school students attempt suicide. Among college students suicide is the second leading cause of death in the country. Supporting a student who struggles with mental health can be difficult for parents and they may not know where to start. This guide provides resources.
- Student Bullying Awareness Guide
The National Education Association provides a helpful 10-step guide to stopping and preventing bullying.
Free Mobile Apps
This award-winning suicide prevention app assists users with tracking daily mood/thoughts, creating a safety plan, locating the nearest hospitals, and obtaining quick-access to coping methods.
Download: Apple iTunes
Please note that all of the websites are provided for educational purposes, as they provide information on a variety of topics related to psychology, personal growth, and resources. Although the professional staff at Counseling Services believes that such information can be useful and helpful, please keep in mind the following:
- We are not specifically endorsing any of the above websites or services;
- Self-help materials such as apps or information on websites may not be effective in addressing more complex issues; and
- In the case of a mental health emergency we recommend that you seek assistance immediately.
Please note that the above links connect to sites and websites are not under the control of USU Eastern Student Counseling.