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Mental Health Awareness Resources

 

 

May is Mental Health Awareness Month

May is National Mental Health Awareness Month

Read the Health and Human Services Department 2022 Press Release

Read a list of Health and Human Services Department 2023 Resources
 


This resource page provides general information and educational resources related to mental health awareness. The information and resources provided below do not, and is not intended to, constitute medical advice, instead, all information, content, and materials available on this site are for general informational purposes only.  

 

Mental Health Resources and Information

 

Campus Resources

Colleges and Universities have onsite resources that are available to students, faculty and staff. Many non-academic employers also provide similar services as a part of their employee benefits. Here is a list of the ways in which these resources may be referred to on campus or at your institution:

  • College/University Counseling Center
  • Campus Psychological Services
  • College/University Mental Health Services
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Office of the Dean of Students
  • Office of Disability Services/Office of Accessibility and Accommodation 
  • Peer Counselors/Peer Support Services
  • Self Care Activities (Example of student self care resource from University of Texas, Austin Couseling and Mental Health Care Center)
  • Supporting the Well-being of Students of Color (Example of student resources from the University of Michigan National Center for Institutional Diversity) 

 

Federal Government Resources

This site has a substantial list of resources and links to data and reports. “The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.”

 

Relevant Associations and Societies

 

Relevant Articles 

Mental Health Resources

Responding to Trauma and Secondary Trauma

 

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