Holiday Closing Announcement

The Student Counseling Center will be closed on Monday, May 27, 2024 in observance of the Memorial Day holiday.

Service requests received after 1 p.m. Friday, May 24, 2024 will receive a response Tuesday, May 28, 2024.
When the SCC is closed, you may still utilize the Crisis Support Service at (410) 328-8404 (option 7) should you need any immediate assistance. If you are experiencing a life threatening mental health emergency, please call 988.

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We provide short-term, professional counseling and psychiatric services for currently enrolled full-time and part-time UMB students. Our mission is to help promote and maintain the emotional well-being of UMB students and serve as a resource to the entire university community.

INTERESTED IN OUR SERVICES?

Please call 410-328-8404 to request an appointment. If it is after hours, please leave a message (option 3) with your full name, phone number, and email. A staff member will follow up with you within one business day. Or request a same-day service appointment to speak with a clinician today!

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LOOKING FOR IDENTITY BASED RESOURCES?

The SCC has created a page of various resources to support students of all identities. Review this page to find a source beneficial to you, addressing the challenges you may face as an individual on your journey to better mental health.

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SEEKING A MENTAL HEALTH TRAINING OR WORKSHOP?

Review the Prevention and Outreach Workshop page for available registration dates and to request a training for your group. The SCC now offers Mental Health First Aid trainings to the entire UMB community!

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NEED HELP NOW? ARE YOU OR A PEER IN CRISIS?

If you are experiencing higher levels of distress, please call 410-328-8404 and mention that you are in crisis and need to speak with a counselor. After Hours: press 7 to speak with a counselor immediately.

If you are experiencing a life threatening mental health emergency, call 988 or UMB police (410-706-6882)

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Are you a Resident, Faculty and/or Staff?

The Student Counseling Center (SCC) offers a variety of resources to better assist your students and is here to help you support students of concern. Learn more

The SCC does not provide services to university residents, faculty and/or staff members. 

Those seeking mental health services and support should contact the Employee Assistance Program (EAP). Your UMB Guidance Resources EAP offers someone to talk to and resources to consult whenever and wherever you need them.