The following self-help resources are not meant to replace a face-to-face consultation with a trained, licensed professional, but they can serve as a useful starting point to obtain information or help. To schedule an intake appointment, request a consultation or obtain a referral, please contact JWU Counseling Services at 401-598-1016.Links to external websites are provided solely for the convenience of users. These sites are not managed by JWU Counseling Services and we assume no responsibility for their content. General Mental HealthAmerican Psychological Association Help Center Online Mental Health Screenings Free and confidential self-assessment. Revolution Online College Mental Health Fair and College Relationship GuideSubstance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) The National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) ULIFELINE
Specific Mental Health ConcernsAnxiety Disorders Association of America Information about OCD, panic, phobias, PTSD and social anxiety disorders.Asperger Syndrome Information and SupportAttention Deficit/Hyperactivity DisorderThe Body Image Program at Rhode Island HospitalDepression Central Alcohol and AddictionAlcoholics Anonymous RI Gamblers Anonymous RI MeetingsInternet Addiction Narcotics Anonymous RI Stop SmokingDomestic ViolenceRI Coalition Against Domestic Violence Eating Disorders National Eating Disorders AssociationOvereaters Anonymous Andrea’s Voice Grief GriefNet Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Questioning (LGBTQ) Campus Pride A national organization for student leaders and campus groups working to create a safer college environment for LGBT students. Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Dedicated to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender equal rights. BiNet USABisexual Resource Center Lifelines Rhode IslandNational Center for Transgender EqualitySusan’s Place: Transgender Resources Children of Lesbians and Gays Everywhere (COLAGE) Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays (PFLAG) Learning DisabilitiesNational Center for Learning Disabilities Meditation and RelaxationLearning MeditationHobart and William Smith Colleges Relaxation Techniques Mindfulness Solution Downloads from Dr. Ronald Siegel Self Injury S.A.F.E. AlternativesSexual Assault Day One is a local agency providing services for sexual assault victims.RAINN operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline.Fenway Health offers sexual assault services to the LGBT community. Sleep IssuesSleep Foundation Stalking Stalking Resource Center
Stress Management and ReductionStress Recess Suicide Prevention National Suicide Prevention Hotline The JED Foundation The Samaritans of Rhode Island RI Department of Public Health: Suicide Prevention The Trevor Helpline focuses on crisis and suicide prevention efforts among LGBTQ youth.
In the event of an assault, the single most important thing you can do is tell someone, be it the police, a friend, a rape crisis center or a counselor. For after hours emergencies, call Safety & Security at 401-598-1103. read more