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Mental Health Resources & Online Self-Help

Disclaimer- Wofford College maintains this internet site as a service to the Wofford College community. It is intended as a resource to inform and to educate. Included are direct links to other internet sites which we believe may be helpful. However, this does not imply that Wofford College Counseling Services endorses all of the information provided at each of these sites. Furthermore, while we attempt to monitor and update our listings on a regular basis, Counseling Services cannot make any claims or assume any responsibility as to the reliability or functionality of the internet addresses (URL's) provided or the information contained at these sites. Readers are encouraged to evaluate the materials and to use what they find to be helpful. Information provided in our web page and at other internet sites is not intended as a substitute for assistance from a qualified mental health professional. For personal assistance, Wofford students should contact Counseling Services at 597-4370 or use the Book Now link to schedule an appointment with one of our professional staff.

 If you are in need of immediate assistance please call Campus Safety at (864) 597-4911. If you need to speak with someone immediately you may call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.

Web Resources

 Anxiety

Anxiety Disorders Association of America www.adaa.org  
The Anxiety Network International www.anxietynetwork.com  
The Anxiety Panic Internet Resource http://algy.com/anxiety/wordpress/

Alcoholism
Alcoholics Anonymous www.aa.org  

Attention Deficit Disorder
Attention Deficit Disorder Association www.add.org  

Depression and Bipolar Disorder
About Bipolar Disorder https://www.nimh.nih.gov/health/topics/bipolar-disorder/index.shtml  
Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance www.dbsalliance.org  
Suicide Awareness Voices of Education www.save.org  
Half of Us www.halfofus.com   

Eating Disorders

Eating Disorder Referral and Information Center www.edreferral.com  
Massachusetts Eating Disorder Association, Inc. www.medainc.org  
Something Fishy: Website on Eating Disorders www.something-fishy.org  
Overeaters Anonymous https://oa.org/  
Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Issues
Lambda 10 Project: National Clearinghouse for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual Greek Issues www.lambda10.org  
National Consortium of Directors of LGBT Resources in Higher Education www.lgbtcampus.or  
OutProud - Be Yourself http://www.outproud.org  
Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays www.pflag.com

The Trevor Project http://www.thetrevorproject.org/

General

Active Minds http://activeminds.org/

American Psychiatric Association www.psych.org  
American Psychological Association www.apa.org

American Association for Marriage and Family Therapy www.aamft.org

American Counseling Association www.counseling.org

Half of Us http://www.halfofus.com 

Internet Mental Health www.mentalhealth.com

Mental Help Net www.mentalhelp.net

National Institute of Mental Health www.nimh.nih.gov  
Psych Web www.psychwww.com  

Medication
Rx List www.rxlist.com  

Men's Issues
The Men's Center www.themenscenter.com  
The National Organization for Men Against Sexism www.nomas.org 

Sexual Assault

It's On Us http://www.itsonus.org/

 Changing Our Campus http://changingourcampus.org/

Know Your IX http://knowyourix.org/

Sleeping Disorders
Sleepnet www.sleepnet.com

Suicide Prevention
Suicide Prevention Resource Center  http://www.sprc.org/

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline http://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/

National Action Alliance for Suicide Prevention http://actionallianceforsuicideprevention.org/faithhopelife-0  

Substance Abuse

Narcotics Anonymous http://www.na.org

National Institute on Drug Abuse https://www.drugabuse.gov

Transition to College 

Set to Go https://www.settogo.org/ 

Women's Issues

MEDLINEplus: Domestic Violence www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/domesticviolence.html  


Online Self-Help

 ULifeline - This site is your online resource to college mental health. It 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.

 http://www.ulifeline.org/

 University of Chicago Student Counseling Virtual Pamphlet Collection

http://www.campushealthandsafety.org/resources/resource_rws_183.html
This site offers informational pamphlets from colleges and universities around the country focusing on various mental health topics relevant to students.  Such topics include:  anxiety, depression, eating disorders, grief, relationships, sexual assault, and stress.

PLEASE NOTE: This resource offers students educational information on a variety of emotional and health issues and are provided by colleges and universities and throughout the country.  Information offered by other colleges and universities do not necessarily reflect the opinion of Wofford College.