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Resources and Support

Counseling Services

UTHSC Counseling Services provide assistance for mental health needs 24 hours a day. 

For Counseling Services call:

  • SASSI: 901.448.5056 during working hours 
  • UTHSC #takecare After Hours Counseling Line:  901.690.CARE
  • UHS: 901.448.5630 during working hours
  • UHS Emergency After Hours Line: 901.541.5654

Campus Counseling Services in Knoxville, Nashville, and Chattanooga

Additional counseling and wellness resources

Suicide Prevention
Suicide Prevention Lifelines are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Suicide Prevention Lifelines: 1.800.273.8255 (TALK)
For Hearing and Speech Impaired with TTY Equipment: 1.800.799.4TTY (4889) 
Someone I know may be at risk of suicide-JED
JED Foundation

Emergencies

If you are concerned about immediate self-harm or harm to someone else, emergency services should be accessed. 

For Emergencies call:

  • UTHSC Campus Police: 901-448-4444
  • Off Campus Emergencies: 911
  • SASSI: 901.448.5056 during working hours
  • UTHSC #takecare After Hours Counseling Line:  901.690.CARE
  • UHS: 901.448.5630 during working hours
  • UHS Emgerency After Hours Line: 901.541.5654
  • Suicide Prevention Lifelines are open 24/7: 1.800.273.8255(TALK)
  • For Hearing and Speech Impaired with TTY Equipment: 1.800.799.4TTY
  • Crisis Text Line: Text 741741 to message with a trained crisis counselor

To make a report about sexual assault, please contact The Title IX coordinator Michael Alston at 901.448.2112.

Additional Emergency Resources

To share a concern about a student

Someone I know may be at risk of suicide

Last Published: Sep 9, 2020