Mental Health Support

Campus Resources: Counseling Center

The Counseling Center at the University of Memphis offers free counseling, wellness and psychiatric services to help nursing students experiencing emotional, psychological and/or interpersonal problems. All services are confidential and most are free of charge for students currently enrolled in at lest 6 credit hours.

Confidential Telehealth Service

Students can access the counseling center confidential telehealth service by visiting the virtual waiting room from 10 AM to 3 PM, Monday through Friday. After speaking with our administrative staff to fill out some paperwork, one of our therapists will see you for a brief appointment and discuss options for a future appointment.

24/7 Crisis Line

Operated through University Police Service, this confidential hotline provides students who are experiencing mental health crisis an on-call counselor. The number is 901.678.HELP (4357). 

Outreach and Prevention Calendars

According to Counseling Services, outreach is defined as education and prevention in motion. Outreach programming provides preventative interventions in many areas concerning mental health and wellness. >> More information

Wellness Resources

Collection of online resources and information compiled by the Counseling Center. >> More information 

External Information and Resources

A collection of mental health information and resources from a variety of nursing organizations

AACN Members Endorse Resolution Calling for Action to Address Nurse Well-Being
AACN press release

Free Tools and Apps to Support the Mental Health and Resilience of All Nurses
published by American Nurses Association

Nursing Students' Guide to Maintaining Good Mental Health
published by Premier Nursing Academy

Cultivating Mental Health and Wellness among Nursing Students
published in AANA NewsBulletin

4 Ways to Maintain Your Mental Health as a Nursing Student
published by Nurse.org staff

World Mental Health Day: Student Nurses, Here's What You Need to Know About Mental Health
published in Nursing News on Nurselabs.com

2021 Mental Health Resource List
This contains a comprehensive list of resources and tools, culled from colleges and other organizations, to help those wanting to improve mental health.
published by Nursing License Map