For Faculty and Staff
The links presented are informational and intended as an aid in
understanding the topics presented, but do not replace the benefit of professional
counseling. We urge you to refer UTSA students to come in to our
clinic for assessment by a mental health professional.
Depression and Bipolar Disorder
This web site was developed by the JED Foundation in partnership with
Eli Lilly and Company.
Suicide Prevention Lifeline’s
mission is to provide immediate
assistance to individuals in suicidal crisis by connecting them to the
nearest available suicide prevention and mental health service provider
through a toll-free telephone number:
the only national suicide prevention and intervention telephone resource
funded by the Federal Government.
Tips for Managing Emotionally-Laden Classroom Discussions
Sometimes troubling events from outside the classroom have
a way of intruding on classroom discussions. After all, students
often look to faculty for guidance in understanding the world around them,
and course topics often focus or touch on troubling world events.
This information from Hobart and William Smith Colleges is very helpful.