University Counseling Center
Unversity West Building, Room 132
Online resources as well as local community resources.
The Jed Foundation is the leading nonprofit organization working to reduce the rate of suicide and the prevalence of emotional distress among college students
Active Minds works to increase students’ awareness of mental health issues, provide information and resources regarding mental health and mental illness, encourage students to seek help as soon as it is needed, and serve as liaison between students and the mental health community.
From its inception in 1979, NAMI has been dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by mental illness.
Information and support for those who have or have had serious depression, anxiety, or related disorders and worked through it fully and/or sufficiently.
Creating opportunities today for the leaders of tomorrow through the promotion of minorities’ full participation in the nation’s education and research agenda.
The Association for Women in Science is dedicated to achieving equality and full participation for women in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
PRIDE Institute is committed to providing lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people a road to recovery through evidence-based substance abuse, sexual health, and mental health treatment.
NEFESH-International is an interdisciplinary organization of Orthodox Jewish mental health professionals providing leadership and interdisciplinary education in the field of personal, family, and community mental health.
The Narramore Christian Foundation, is a non-profit Christian organization serving people throughout the world. It is dedicated to the prevention and solution of human problems through literature, radio, the world-wide web, training seminars and counseling.
Muslim Mental Health, Inc. is an organization committed to promoting research and educational activities, introducing Muslim mental health concepts and advancing culturally sensitive therapeutic approaches.
- The Transition Year
The Transition Year is an online resource center to help parents and students focus on emotional health before, during and after the college transition.
- Best Practices Registry (BPR) For Suicide Prevention
The Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) provides prevention support, training, and resources to assist organizations and individuals to develop suicide prevention programs, interventions and policies, and to advance the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention.
- MTV Half of Us Campaign
Through Half of Us, mtvU and The Jed Foundation want to initiate a public dialogue to raise awareness about the prevalence of mental health issues and connect students to the appropriate resources to get help. In planning for the campaign, mtvU conducted extensive research on how stress and depression are affecting young people nationwide.
- Strength of Us
StrengthofUs is an online community designed to empower young adults through resource sharing and peer support and to build connections for those navigating the unique challenges and opportunities in the transition-age years
- Black Excel
Primarily focused on helping African Americans with college admission, but has other resources and articles.
Has a youth and college division with information.
- Latinos in College
Resources, forums and opportunities.
- LD Online
Articles and resources abut learning disabilities; has a college Section.
- College Confidential
Articles and discussion forums around all college related topics.
This project is intended to generate new research and insight into self-injury as well as to translate the growing body of knowledge about self-injury into resources and tools useful for those seeking to better understand and treat it.
- National Sexual Violence Resource Center
The SART listserv promotes ongoing dialogue and information sharing among community and professional organizations/agencies that respond to sexual violence.
Community Resources of Interest
Dates & Events
Access to Capital and the CDC/504 program - 9/18/2014
First Steps to Starting Your Own Business - 9/19/2014
Grow Your Business Online - 9/19/2014
Basic Accounting for the Non-Accountant - 9/23/2014
UHV Degree information Session - 9/24/2014
Grow Your Business Online Beeville - 9/25/2014
UHV / American Book Review Reading Series - 9/25/2014
New UHV Staff Council chair takes reins - 09/11/2014