Referrals + Resources

The information contained on this page is intended to be a resource to inform and to educate. Included are direct links to other websites that may be helpful. Inclusion of these sites does not imply that Wofford College and/or its Counseling Services endorse all of the information provided at each site. Also, while the listing is monitored and updated on a regular basis, Counseling Services cannot make any claims or assume any responsibility as to the reliability or functionality of the web addresses provided or the information contained in the sites. Readers are encouraged to evaluate the materials and to use what they find to be helpful.

Information provided on the Wofford website and at other websites is not intended to substitute for assistance from a qualified mental health professional. For personal assistance, Wofford students should contact Counseling Services in the Wellness Center at 864-597-4370 or use the Patient Portal to schedule an appointment with a member of our professional staff.

If you are in need of immediate assistance, call Campus Safety at 864-597-4911. If you are in need of immediate mental health assistance or support you may contact the Mental Health Assistance Line at 864-597-4393.

Off-campus referrals

Students with issues that may require long-term individual therapy or specialized treatment may be referred to mental health professionals in the community. If you are referred off-campus for psychological services, you will be responsible for any fees that you may incur. Your health insurance may cover these services. Take a look at some local Off-Campus Counseling Referrals. The website Psychology Today also lists information about clinicians in your area and with a variety of specialties. You may contact Counseling Services if you need assistance with seeking services off-campus.

Counseling Records Release

Students or former students may want to have access to their counseling records. As a current student, you may complete the Counseling Records Release Form through the Patient Portal. As a former student, the Counseling Records Release Form can be completed online or by downloading the Counseling Records Release Form and mailing it to:

Wofford College
Counseling and Accessibility Services
Hugh R. Black Building
429 N. Church Street
Spartanburg, SC 29303

Resource Websites

Anxiety

Anxiety Disorders Association of America
The Anxiety Network International

Alcoholism

Alcoholics Anonymous

Attention Deficit Disorder

Attention Deficit Disorder Association

Depression and Bipolar Disorder

About Bipolar Disorder
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education
Half of Us

Eating Disorders

Eating Disorder Referral and Information Center
Massachusetts Eating Disorder Association Inc.
Overeaters Anonymous

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Issues

Lambda 10 Project: National Clearinghouse for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual Greek Issues
National Consortium of Directors of LGBT Resources in Higher Education
Parents, Families, and Friends of Lesbians and Gays
The Trevor Project

Medication

Rx List

Men's Issues

The National Organization for Men Against Sexism

Mental Health

Active Minds
American Psychiatric Association
American Psychological Association
American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy
American Counseling Association
College Guide to Mental Health
Half of Us
Internet Mental Health
Mental Help Net
National Institute of Mental Health
Psych Web
Starting the Conversation: College and Your Mental Health
Transition of Care Guide

Sexual Assault

It's On Us
Changing Our Campus
Know Your IX

Sleeping Disorders

Sleepnet

Suicide Prevention

Suicide Prevention Resource Center
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline or call 1-800-273-8255
I'm Alive or call 1-800-784-2433
National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention

Substance Abuse

Narcotics Anonymous
National Institute on Drug Abuse

Transition to College

Set to Go

Women's Issues

MEDLINE plus/Domestic Violence

Online Self-Help

ULifeline – Your online resource to college mental health. The site offers information on various mental health issues. It also includes the ability to take the self-evaluator to help a student investigate what mental health issues they may be dealing with.

University of Chicago Student Counseling Virtual Pamphlet Collection – This site offers informational pamphlets from colleges and universities around the country focusing on various mental health topics relevant to students. Topics include anxiety, depression, eating disorders, grief, relationships, sexual assault, and stress. (This resource offers students educational information on a variety of emotional and health issues and are provided by colleges and universities throughout the country. Information offered by other colleges and universities does not necessarily reflect the opinion of Wofford College.)