Morgan Community College believes in empowering students and staff to thrive despite of any circumstance. Mental health isn't just an important aspect of someone’s overall well-being - it can make all the difference in how you cope with everyday stresses, work through more serious issues, and the amount of success that you achieve. MCC is here every step along that journey, especially in these uncertain times.
of college students reported their mental health to be below average or poor.
of students with a mental health condition said their college did not know about their crisis.
of college students said depression impacted their studies.
These videos were recorded by students in MCC's Nursing program.
Positive Thinking and Self-Talk
10 More Activities to Boost Your Mental Health
10 Activities to Boost Your Mental Health
Coping Skills to Help with Anxiety and Stress
Primary causes of mental health issues
in college students:
Stress over grades
Biological and genetic causes
MENTAL HEALTH COUNSELING FROM THE PRIVACY AND CONVENIENCE OF YOUR LAPTOP OR SMARTPHONE.
Enrolled students get eight (8) sessions FREE per academic year!
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At MCC, we believe in developing and supporting the success of our students on both a personal and academic level, and we know that this all starts with your mental health and wellness.Through our partnership with BetterMynd, students are now able to have live video-therapy sessions with a private counselor from the privacy and convenience of their laptops and smartphones. Costs associated with these sessions vary, dependent upon the fees of the counselor and referral/sponsorship of MCC.
BetterMynd- Student User Guide
Centennial Mental Health
Center for Developmental & Behavior Therapy
475 Palmer Bennett, CO
Suicide Prevention Hotlines
Half of Us 800-273-8255
Jed Foundation works to reduce suicide among college students in the U.S and offers a toll-free National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 800-273-TALK.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is staffed by trained volunteers, day and night, for online chat, or call 1-800-273-TALK
Trevor Project Lifeline is staffed by trained volunteers, day and night, for online chat, or call 866-488-7386
Trans Lifeline is staffed by trained transgender volunteers. Call 877-565-8860
- Or call 911
National Crisis Text Line offers free 24/7 support at your fingertips. Text HOME to 741741 and “a live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds, all from our secure online platform. The volunteer Crisis Counselor will help you move from a hot moment to a cool moment.”
Anxiety and Depression Association of America
Committed to improving the lives of the people who suffer from anxiety disorders through the promotion of early diagnosis, treatment, and cure.
Facebook aims to help prevent suicide. If you spot a suicidal thought on a friend’s page, you can report it to Facebook by clicking a link next to the comment. Facebook then sends an email to the person who posted the suicidal comment, encouraging them to call the hotline or click on a link to begin a confidential chat.
National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Dedicated to the eradication of mental illnesses and to the improvement of the quality of life of all whose lives are affected by these diseases.
National Mental Health Consumer’s Self-Help Clearinghouse
800-553-4539 or 215-751-1810
Helps connect individuals to self-help and advocacy resources, and offers expertise to self-help groups and other peer-run services for mental health consumers.
National Institute of Mental Health
301-443-4513 or 866-615-6464 (toll-free)
Offers a wide variety of information including:
Fact Sheets on College Students and Depression
PTSD: PTSD Coach
Deep Breathing: BellyBio
Unwanted Habits: Quit That!
Stress Relief: Take a Break!
Better Sleep: Relax with Andrew Johnson
Symptom Tracker: Bearable
Personal Finance: Albert
The resources presented here are informational only. Morgan Community College is not responsible for the content or effectiveness of third-party services.