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Suicide Prevention

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At Columbus State, we care about the mental health and well-being of students, staff, and faculty. Suicide impacts people of all ages, incomes, cultures, racial, ethnic, and religious groups in all parts of the country and around the world.

24/7 Help - Lifeline and 911

To seek help for yourself, or if you are worried about someone who is experiencing distress and who is at risk of suicide, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255). This lifeline is available 24/7. If you are hearing impaired, contact the Suicide Prevention Lifeline via TTY by calling 1(800) 799-4889.  

For immediate help, dial 911.

Help on campus - Columbus State's Counseling Services

Columbus State Counseling Services has licensed mental health professionals able to provide you with help working through an array of mental health and substance abuse issues. They provide a safe and confidential environment where students can receive clinical support.

Counseling Services
Nestor Hall, Room 010, Columbus Campus
Hours: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Friday, 9:30 am - 4:30pm.

You may also contact the Columbus State Police Department at 614-287-2525 for assistance. More Resources