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Mental Health Resources: Home

This libguide identifies library materials to provide mental health support for students.


  • If someone is an immediate threat to themselves or to others, call 911.
  • If a medical emergency occurs, call 911.

Mental Health Emergencies:

  • During normal office hours (8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday), visit USA Counseling Services as a walk-in appointment at Alpha Hall East, Room 326, or you can call our office at (251) 460-7051.
  • During non-business hours, contact the University Police at (251) 460-6312 and they will notify the on-call counselor as appropriate.

Other area resources for mental health emergencies include: 

USA Student Health Center – (251) 460-7151
Care Pointe (AltaPointe’s crisis line) – (251) 450-2211

Other Emergency Resources

‚ÄčCrisis Text Line

Text HOME to 741741 from anywhere in the United States, anytime, about any type of crisis.

National Suicide Prevention Hotline
Phone: 1-800-273-8255
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (website also has a Chat option)

IMAlive Crisis Network
Online chat:

LGBTQ+ The Trevor Project Hotline
Phone: 1-866-488-7386

Trans Lifeline
Phone: 1-877-565-8860

Veteran's Crisis Line
Phone: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Domestic Violence Hotline
Phone# 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)
National Domestic Violence Hotline (website also has a chat option)

National Child Abuse Hotline
Phone# (1-800) 4-A-Child (422-4453)

Sexual Assault Hotline
Phone# 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)
The National Sexual Assault Online hotline (website also has a Chat option)

Panic Disorder Information Line
Phone# 1-800-64-PANIC (72642)

About the LibGuide

This LibGuide is here to provide university students, faculty, and staff with mental health resources. Remember that your use of library resources is kept confidential. No one will know or reveal the books you check out or materials you read. If you have an emergency, please call 911 or call (251) 460-7051 to speak to USA Counseling Services.