Professional Counseling and Mental Health Organizations and Online Self-Help Resources

Students can find useful information on mental health, personal development, and academic issues.  A virtual pamphlet put out by another university may however, refer to services available only to students at that university. University of Maryland Eastern Shore students should contact the Counseling Services in the Student Development Center Suite 2260 or call (410) 651-6449.

Crisis Resources:

  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline- 1-800-273-8255, dial 988
  • Addiction Group
  • Crisis Text Line- text “Home” to 741-741
  • The Trevor Project for LBGTQ community- 1-866-488-7386 or text “Start” to 678-678
  • Self-Harm Hotline- 1-800-366-8288
  • Mental Health Care Crisis Online Chat- https//
  • The Steve Fund for Young People of Color- text “STEVE” to 741-741
  • National Eating Disorders Association- 1-800-931-2237 or text “NEDA” to 741-741
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline- 1-800-656-4673
  • National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependency 1-800-622-2255
  • National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependency 1-800-622-2255

Maryland Resources:

  • Call 2-1-1, select option 1; text your zip code to 898-211 or TXT-211; website:
  • Life Crisis Center Hotline (410) 749-4357 

Other Resources:

University of Maryland Eastern Shore
Counseling Services
SDC Suite 2260
Princess Anne, MD 21853
(410) 651-6449

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