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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.
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We are glad you are finding help.

Helpful Resources

Counseling Center

http://counseling.missouri.edu
  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. Offering group and individual counseling to assists students in learning to cope with emotional, social and academic concerns interfering with their success. Visit this link for more information: http://counseling.missouri.edu/student-services/group-counseling.php
  4. We offer crisis services during business hours. Any student who feels they are unable to cope on their own may call or come in to the Counseling Center to speak to a crisis counselor.
  5. When you are concerned about the emotional well-being of an MU student, please call our office for consultation. We are happy to assist you in effectively supporting and, if appropriate, referring the student for mental health services.
  6. The Counseling Center offers a wide range of support to the campus including outreach programs, emotional support at sensitive events, and consultation for departments and students seeking to provide mental health related programming.
  7. For helpful information about coping effectively and enjoying the best parts of life, visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/MizzouCounselingCenter​

RSVP (Relationship & Sexual Violence Prevention Center)

http://rsvp.missouri.edu
  1. G210 MU Student Center, 573-882-6638
  2. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  3. Provides crisis information, advocacy, support and referral services for survivors of relationship and sexual violence, as well as education about the issues for the campus at large. All students, faculty and staff are welcome and encouraged to utilize our services or to get resources for loved ones.

LGBTQ Resource Center

http://lgbtq.missouri.edu
  1. G225 MU Student Center, 573-884-7750
  2. Hours: Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 8:00 a.m.-6:00 p.m., Tuesday, Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
  3. We respect you as who and how you are. All are welcome. We offer a supportive space, education, knowledgeable staff, resources, and referrals for all topics related to sexual and gender minorities at Mizzou (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and so many more).

Wellness Resource Center

http://wellness.missouri.edu
  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 including fitness and nutrition counseling, tobacco cessation, and ​wellness coaching focusing exclusively on stress and time management.
  4. Other resources include a library, peer education programs, off-campus living and a free massage chair.

Women's Center

http://womenscenter.missouri.edu/about/what-we-do/
  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

http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits/eap
  1. 102 Parker Hall, 573-882-6701
  2. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
  3. The UM System's 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.

The Disability Center

http://disabilitycenter.missouri.edu
  1. S5 Memorial Union, 573-882-4696
  2. Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.

Residential Life

http://reslife.missouri.edu
  1. 0780 Defoe-Graham Hall, 573-882-7275

Veterans Center

http://veterans.missouri.edu
  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
  2. SANE Clinic

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

Multicultural Center (MCC)

  1. G107 MU Student Center
  2. Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00 a.m.-9:00 p.m.
  3. The Multicultural Center is a safe and inclusive space for all individuals and a space where exploration of all aspects of one’s identity and other’s identities are encouraged. The Multicultural Center hosts a range of events and programs that discuss different aspects of identity including, but not limited to, ethnicity, culture, religion, gender, sexual orientation, ability, mental health, socio-economic status, and more. Resources in the MIZZOU community and outside community are also available in the MCC space. We encourage all, especially those of underrepresented identity groups, to get to know our space and find a home away from home within it!

MU Equity office and MU Bias Incident Report Form

  1. S303 Memorial Union (518 Hitt Street), 573-882-9069
    1. http://equity.missouri.edu
    2. http://biasreport.missouri.edu
  2. The Chancellor’s Diversity Initiative, MU Equity office (http://equity.missouri.edu) works with students, faculty and staff who believe they may have been subjected to unfair or inequitable treatment for any reason.
  3. If you have witnessed or experienced an act committed against any person, group, or property which you believe discriminates, stereotypes, harasses, or excludes anyone based on some part of their identity, you can Report a Bias Incident any day of the week online at (http://biasreport.missouri.edu).
  4. You may always report a bias incident in person or contact the director of MU Equity directly to receive information, assistance or referrals. You can reach Noel A. English, director of MU Equity, at 573-882-9069 or EnglishNo@missouri.edu.

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.
asklistenrefer.org/mu http://www.mentalhealthscreening.org/screening/mizzouhttp://www.mentalhealthscreening.org/screening/mizzou




August 2014

Fall Welcome
August 22, 10:00am-2:00pm, Memorial Union, Stotler Lounge

  1. Mizzou Cares will have a table and be taking photos all day!

September 2014

Tigers Take Action Carnival - Opening Doors for Mental Health
September 3, 10:30am-1:30pm,  Kuhlman Court

Identity Lunch September 4, 12:30 pm, MU LGBTQ Resource Center

  1. What does it mean to be bisexual? Queer? Transgender? Asexual? Polyamorous? Join students and staff from the LGBTQ Resource Center for open discussions on different identities within the LGBTQ community. Listen, ask questions, talk about your own experiences, get to know others, and learn. All are welcome.

Free Crafternoon: Room Décor
September 5, 12:00pm-4:00pm, The Craft Studio, N12 Memorial Union

  1. Settled into your new digs yet? Time to get it decorated! Stop by the studio today and we’ll help you make your own fun, stylish room décor. Drop by the studio for a free, fun, and relaxing Pinterest inspired class.  All supplies are included and you do not need to register in advance.

Dave Romano Wednesday, September 10, 7:30pm-8:30pm, Stotler Lounge II & III

  1. Dave Romano discusses mental health and how you can reduce the stigma surrounding mental health.  Everyone is welcome!

Free Crafternoon: Desk Organizers
September 12, 12:00pm-4:00pm, The Craft Studio, N12 Memorial Union

  1. School is in full swing now, but the fun doesn’t have to end. You’ll leave this Free Crafternoon with a colorful, upcycled desk organizer of your own creation! Drop by the studio for a free, fun, and relaxing Pinterest inspired class.  All supplies are included and you do not need to register in advance.

Back 2 School GYT
September 17

  1. This Is Your First Test (free and confidential chlamydia, gonorrhea, and HIV testing event). Testing in Student Center 2206C, 9:00am-3:00pm and interactive tabling on the main floor of the Student Center from 10:00-2:00pm.   Mizzou Cares will have a table! 

Identity Lunch
September 18, 12:30pm, MU LGBTQ Resource Center

  1. What does it mean to be bisexual? Queer? Transgender? Asexual? Polyamorous? Join students and staff from the LGBTQ Resource Center for open discussions on different identities within the LGBTQ community. Listen, ask questions, talk about your own experiences, get to know others, and learn. All are welcome.

Free Crafternoon: Coasters
September 19, 12:00pm-4:00pm, The Craft Studio, N12 Memorial Union

  1. Time to give your funky mugs some funky friends. We’ll show you how to repurpose ceramic tiles into...s-TILE-ish coasters! Drop by the studio for a free, fun, and relaxing Pinterest inspired class.  All supplies are included and you do not need to register in advance.

LGBTQ Family Weekend
September 19-21

  1. We’re your family, too. Stay tuned for details.

Free Tie-Dye Day!
September 26, 12:00pm-4:00pm, The Craft Studio, N12 Memorial Union

  1. It’s our favorite time of the semester -- it’s Tie-Dye Day at the Craft Studio! If your wardrobe needs a punch of color, come on down. Bring your own T-shirt, pillowcase, socks etc, and we’ll provide the professional dyes (and expertise!).  Drop by the studio for a free, fun, and relaxing Pinterest inspired class.  All supplies are included and you do not need to register in advance.

Show Me Pride College Summit
September 27

  1. Join us for the Show Me Pride Summit on September 27th at the MU Student Center at the University of Missouri Campus! This un-conference will be the 2nd annual gathering of students, faculty, and staff from Missouri's colleges and universities designed to empower students leadership on Missouri's campuses. http://pip.missouri.edu/lgbtq

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.
asklistenrefer.org/mu http://www.mentalhealthscreening.org/screening/mizzouhttp://www.mentalhealthscreening.org/screening/mizzou




October 2014

Identity Lunch
October 2, 12:30pm, MU LGBTQ Resource Center

  1. What does it mean to be bisexual? Queer? Transgender? Asexual? Polyamorous? Join students and staff from the LGBTQ Resource Center for open discussions on different identities within the LGBTQ community. Listen, ask questions, talk about your own experiences, get to know others, and learn. All are welcome.

Free Crafternoon: Mini Notebooks
October 3, 12:00pm-4:00pm, The Craft Studio, N12 Memorial Union

  1. Recycling and doodling are two of our favorite things. This week, we’re making a recycled home for all our doodles -- mini notebooks! Join us, and you can make your own! Drop by the studio for a free, fun, and relaxing Pinterest inspired class.  All supplies are included and you do not need to register in advance.

Mend the Gap
October 8th, 15th, 22nd, and 29th,12:30pm-1:45pm, Women’s Center, G108 Student Center

  1. Join us for a series of open dialogues on mental health topics such as exploring self-care, dissecting stigmas, and highlighting resources.  All are welcome to engage or listen.  Snacks are provided, safe space is ensured. Co-sponsored with the MU Counseling Center.

Free Crafternoon: Mini Weavings
October 10, 12:00pm-4:00pm, The Craft Studio, N12 Memorial Union

  1. If your walls are looking bare, the Craft Studio can help! We’ll teach you to make cool, geometric mini weavings to add a little handmade personality to your décor. Drop by the studio for a free, fun, and relaxing Pinterest inspired class.  All supplies are included and you do not need to register in advance.

Coming Out Week
October 13-17

  1. Coming Out Week is celebrated all across campus with many events, discussions, programs, The Pride Photo, and more! Coming out is a unique experience and process. Learn more, be an ally, come out yourself, and enjoy the week of celebration and education. MU supports all Tigers.

SEXtacular
October 15, 10:00am-2:00pm, Lowry Mall

  1. Get Ready To Ride! (interactive tabling with campus and community health resources). Mizzou Cares will have a table! 

Pride Photo
October 15, 5:00pm, The Quad

  1. Show your pride! Show your support! Come to the Mizzou Pride Photo. For the 19th year in a row, LGBTQ & Ally Tigers line up to show our campus and community MU supports all Tigers. The picture will be published in the Maneater. Bring everyone.

Identity Lunch
October 16, 12:30pm, MU LGBTQ Resource Center

  1. What does it mean to be bisexual? Queer? Transgender? Asexual? Polyamorous? Join students and staff from the LGBTQ Resource Center for open discussions on different identities within the LGBTQ community. Listen, ask questions, talk about your own experiences, get to know others, and learn. All are welcome.

Free Crafternoon: Nature Printing
October 17, 12:00pm-4:00pm, The Craft Studio, N12 Memorial Union

  1. We love playing with our food at the Craft Studio. Stop by and learn how to make items from the fridge into stamps and art projects! Who knew your everyday bag of groceries could be so versatile? Drop by the studio for a free, fun, and relaxing Pinterest inspired class.  All supplies are included and you do not need to register in advance.

Free Crafternoon: Braided Bracelets
October 24, 12:00pm-4:00pm, The Craft Studio, N12 Memorial Union

  1. Stroll down the stairs of Memorial Union and onto Memory Lane. Join us at the Craft Studio as we relive the glory summer camp days of making braided bracelets with friends! Drop by the studio for a free, fun, and relaxing Pinterest inspired class.  All supplies are included and you do not need to register in advance.

Identity Lunch
October 30, 12:30pm, MU LGBTQ Resource Center

  1. What does it mean to be bisexual? Queer? Transgender? Asexual? Polyamorous? Join students and staff from the LGBTQ Resource Center for open discussions on different identities within the LGBTQ community. Listen, ask questions, talk about your own experiences, get to know others, and learn. All are welcome.

Free Crafternoon: Last-minute Halloween Help
October 31, 12:00pm-4:00pm, The Craft Studio, N12 Memorial Union

  1. Didn’t have time to figure out all the details for your Halloween costume? Treat yourself to the Free Crafternoon -- We have plenty of last-minute Halloween tricks up our sleeves! Drop by the studio for a free, fun, and relaxing Pinterest inspired class.  All supplies are included and you do not need to register in advance.

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.
asklistenrefer.org/mu http://www.mentalhealthscreening.org/screening/mizzouhttp://www.mentalhealthscreening.org/screening/mizzou




November 2014

Free Crafternoon: Painted Rocks
November 7, 12:00pm-4:00pm, The Craft Studio, N12 Memorial Union

  1. This Free Crafternoon ROCKS! Swing by the Craft Studio and paint some rocks with us -- they make for excellent desk trinkets! Drop by the studio for a free, fun, and relaxing Pinterest inspired class.  All supplies are included and you do not need to register in advance.

Veteran’s Week: November 7th-12th

  1. November 7: USO Show, Mizzou After Dark, 8:00-11:00pm, Stotler Lounge, Memorial Union
  2. November 8-9: Vigil Saturday starting at 2:15pm-Sunday 2:15pm
  3. November 9: Parade, 1:30pm, 8th Street starting at Boone County Courthouse
  4. November 10: Veteran’s Week Resource Fair, 10:00am-2:00pm, N103 Stotler Lounge
  5. November 10: Blood Drive, 10:00am-2:00pm, Memorial Union S304
  6. November 10: Speaker JR Martinez, 7:30pm, Missouri Theater
  7. November 11: Blue Start Memorial, Wreath Laying, Roll Call, National Moment of Silence, Photo and Reception, 12:00pm-1:00pm
  8. November 12: Thank you cards, 11:00am-2:00pm, Student Center (main level)
  9. November 12: Lone Survivor Movie Screening, 8:00pm, Jesse Wrench Auditorium

Trans Awareness Week
November 10-14

  1. A week of programming on what it means to be transgender, different trans identities, how to be a trans ally, and the ways in which we all transgress gender norms. There's more than one way to be a man, a woman, a human, a Tiger. Open to all.

Identity Lunch
November 13, 12:30pm, MU LGBTQ Resource Center

  1. What does it mean to be bisexual? Queer? Transgender? Asexual? Polyamorous? Join students and staff from the LGBTQ Resource Center for open discussions on different identities within the LGBTQ community. Listen, ask questions, talk about your own experiences, get to know others, and learn. All are welcome.

Free Crafternoon: Chalkboards
November 14, 12:00pm-4:00pm, The Craft Studio, N12 Memorial Union

  1. We’re chalk full of ways to cure your board-um. Come down to the Craft Studio, we’re making chalkboards! Drop by the studio for a free, fun, and relaxing Pinterest inspired class.  All supplies are included and you do not need to register in advance.

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.
asklistenrefer.org/mu http://www.mentalhealthscreening.org/screening/mizzouhttp://www.mentalhealthscreening.org/screening/mizzou




December 2014

World AIDS Day Observance
December 3

  1. Give Hope a Chance (free and confidential chlamydia, gonorrhea, and HIV testing event).  Testing in 2206C 10-2pm and Commemoration activities will take place on the main floor of the Student Center 10-2pm.  Mizzou Cares will have a table! 

Identity Lunch
December 4, 12:30 pm, MU LGBTQ Resource Center

  1. What does it mean to be bisexual? Queer? Transgender? Asexual? Polyamorous? Join students and staff from the LGBTQ Resource Center for open discussions on different identities within the LGBTQ community. Listen, ask questions, talk about your own experiences, get to know others, and learn. All are welcome.

Free Crafternoon: Garlands
December 5, 12:00pm-4:00pm, The Craft Studio, N12 Memorial Union

  1. Cozy up with the Craft Studio, and get your room ready for the holidays. Stop by and make a winter garland!

Submit your event for the Mizzou Cares calendar here.



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