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Resources

Online Resources
The resources listed below provide valuable information and support. Check out these sites for help with issues such as stress, anxiety, depression, and suicide. Geared to the college community, U Lifeline offers a 10-minute mental health evaluation about yourself or a friend, and based on the test results, helpful suggestions and referrals.

American Psychological Association
Everyday Health
National Mental Health Information Center
National Institute of Mental Health
U Lifeline


Local Mental Health Services

These agencies provide psychiatric evaluations and individual, couple and family counseling. Some also prescribe medication. Appointments are necessary, although each center has an emergency number if you need to be seen quickly. Fees typically are based on income using a "sliding scale." Counselors can provide a more extensive list of resources and/or assist you with the referral process.

Catholic Charities Counseling Services
1717 Rand Road, Des Plaines
847.376.2118

Center on Halsted for Gays and Lesbians
3656 North Halsted St., Chicago
773.472.6469

Family Services of Glencoe
675 Village Court, Glencoe
847.835.5111

Family Services of Glenview, Northbrook and Wilmette
2320 Glenview Road, Glenview
847.251.7350

1830 Techny Court, Northbrook
847.251.7350

1167 Wilmette Ave., Suite 201, Wilmette
847.251.7350

Family Services of Niles
999 Civic Center Drive, Niles
847.588.8460

Josselyn Center for Mental Health
405 Central Ave., Northfield
847.441.5600

Maine Center for Mental Health
819 Busse Highway, Park Ridge
847.696.1570

Metropolitan Family Services of Evanston
820 Davis Street, Suite 450, Evanston
847.425.7400

Metropolitan Family Services of Skokie
5210 Main Street, Skokie
847.425.7400

Turning Point Behavioral Health Care Center
8324 Skokie Boulevard, Skokie
847.933.0051


24-Hour Emergency Numbers
Addiction Helpline
800.559.9503

Chicago Rape Crisis Hotline
888.293.2080

Maine Center 24-Hour Crisis Intervention
847.696.1576

National Suicide Prevention Hotline
800.273.8255 (TALK)

NorthShore University Health Care System
847.570.2500

Northwest Center Against Sexual Assault
888-802-8890

WINGS Domestic Violence Emergency Shelter
847.221.5680

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