The links presented are informational and intended as an aid in understanding the topics presented, but do not replace the benefit of professional counseling. We urge you to refer UTSA students to come in to our clinic for assessment by a mental health professional.
Depression and Bipolar Disorder - This web site was developed by the JED Foundation in partnership with Eli Lilly and Company.
Suicide - The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline’s mission is to provide immediate assistance to individuals in suicidal crisis by connecting them to the nearest available suicide prevention and mental health service provider through a toll-free telephone number: 1-800-273-TALK (8255). It is the only national suicide prevention and intervention telephone resource funded by the Federal Government.
Tips for Managing Emotionally-Laden Classroom Discussions Sometimes troubling events from outside the classroom have a way of intruding on classroom discussions. After all, students often look to faculty for guidance in understanding the world around them, and course topics often focus or touch on troubling world events. This information from Hobart and William Smith Colleges is very helpful.
You may also want to share this UTSA Counseling Services Brochure with your students.