At Mizzou, our students, faculty, and staff care about each other
and are committed to helping each other make healthy decisions about our emotional and mental health. If you or someone you know is going through a hard time, there are people and resources at Mizzou who care and are ready and willing to listen. We all go through hard times sometimes. We're here to offer support, promote helpful events, and get you and those you care about to the resources needed.

We are glad you are finding help.

Helpful Resources

Counseling Center
  1. 119 Parker Hall (6th St between Elm and Stewart), 573-882-6601
  2. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  3. Group and individual therapy, consultation, and programming for MU Students. MUCC also offers consultation to students who need help assisting a friend. Group schedules available here.
  4. On-call crisis services available during regular business hours.

RSVP (Relationship & Sexual Violence Prevention Center)
  1. G210 MU Student Center, 573-882-6638
  2. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  3. Provides referral services and support for survivors of relationship and sexual violence, as well as education about the issues for the campus at large.

LGBTQ Resource Center
  1. Offers a supportive space for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, with knowledgeable staff on many topics. Provides a referral source for all manner of questions and concerns.
  2. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  3. G225 MU Student Center, 573-884-7750

Wellness Resource Center
  1. G202 MU Student Center, 573-882-4634
  2. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  3. Prevention services on a variety of wellness topics. Resources include a library, peer education programs, and off-campus housing assistance.

Women's Center
  1. G108 MU Student Center (911 Rollins Street), 573-882-6621
  2. Hours: Monday 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., Tuesday - Friday 8:00 a.m.-6:00p.m., Saturday - Sunday 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
  3. The MU Women’s Center welcomes students, staff, faculty and members of our local community. The Center provides opportunities for learning, service and support for those who seek to further their understanding of social justice. No matter if you are looking for a place to lounge, to attend programs, to borrow a book or grab some free candy; the WC is a space where you can find your place.

Employee Assistance Program
  1. 119 Parker Hall, 573-882-6701
  2. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  3. The University Employee Assistance Program (EAP) is a confidential, professional service provided to all employees, their families, retirees, and organizational work units. The EAP provides a variety of services to help employees influenced by a range of personal concerns or stressors. The EAP also assists work units and the larger organization to improve quality and productivity. A summary list of individual and organizational factors addressed by the EAP is as follows.

The Disability Center
  1. S5 Memorial Union, 573-882-4696
  2. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Residential Life
  1. 0780 Defoe-Graham Hall, 573-882-7275

Veterans Center
  1. N5 Memorial Student Union, 573-884-4383
  2. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  3. Provides resource and referral services for all members of the military community.

University Hospital

  1. Emergency Department, University of Missouri Hospital (1 Hospital Drive), 573-882-4141

Student Health Center

  1. 4th floor University Physicians Medical Buliding (1101 Hospital Drive) Medical services, 573-882-7481
  2. SHC provides 4 free counseling sessions with a psychologist and 4 free sessions with a psychiatrist (for medication): 573-882-1483

Psychological Services Clinic

  1. Psychology Building (211 South 8th Street), 573-882-4677
  2. Hours: Monday 9:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m., Tuesday - Thrusday 9:00 a.m.-8:00p.m., Friday 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  3. Services Available:
    1. Individual counseling and therapy
    2. Marital and couples counseling
    3. Family therapy
    4. Child & adolescent treatment
    5. Dialectical Behavior Therapy
    6. General Information
February 2014

Student Mental Health First Aid Workshop

February 7th from 2:00-6:00pm and February 8th from 9:00-1:00pm

  1. Register at The workshop is free if you register and attend! Mental Health First Aid teaches a 5-step action plan to offer initial help to a person with signs and symptoms of an emotional crisis or mental illness and connect them to appropriate professional, peer, social or self-help.

Vagina Monologues

February 15th from 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm (approximately) in Jesse Auditorium, Jesse Hall

  1. Organized and performed by the MU Community, the 13th Annual Vagina Monologues performance is highly provocative, eye-opening, and emotional. The Vagina Monologues are sure to make you laugh, cry and leave the theater ready to change the world. Proceeds benefit True North, L.E.A.D. institute and MU Stop the Violence Fund. Please visit for more information.
  2. Tickets are $12 before and $15 at the door

March 2014

Student Mental Health First Aid Workshop

Friday, March 14th from 12:00pm-1:30pm in 2205 (A & B) MU Student Center

  1. Join staff from the Counseling Center for a short training on recognizing when someone may be experiencing emotional distress or mental illness.

April 2014

Speaker Wes Moore

Thursday, April 24th at 7:30pm in the Columns Ballroom in the Reynolds Alumni Center

  1. Wes Moore, an Army combat veteran, Rhodes Scholar and author of the New York Times bestseller, The Other Wes Moore will be speaking. During his time in the U.S. Army, Moore served as a paratrooper and captain on a combat tour of duty in Afghanistan. In 2006 and 2007 he served as a White House Fellow, functioning as a special assistant to Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice. Moore is a passionate supporter of U.S. veterans and the roles of education, mentorship, and public service. He will speak at MU on leadership, the consequences of choices and the imperative nature of education for America’s youth.
  2. Sponsored by One Mizzou, the ORG, the MSA/GPC Speakers Committee, the MSVA and the Department of Student Life

May 2014

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