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It is not a surprise that many of us suffer from mental health problems. We desire to help students be educated well, feel cared for, have places to get help, and experience God through it all.

At the top are places to get help if needed and below are a handful of links on different mental health topics you may be dealing with.


In case of emergency:

911

24-hr Suicide Helplines:
National:
1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Maryland:
1-800-422-0009

Baltimore:
(410) 752-2272

Counseling Options

First, please see your schools Counseling Center
If you would like to find a Christian counselor in your area check these sites:
How to choose the right counselor for you
Christian Counselor Finders:
Focus on the Family’s Christian Counselor Network
Christian Counseling Directory


Videos

Randy Alcorn Opens Up About Depression (contains further book and link resources)

David Powlison- Depression and Suffering: Finding Hope and Healing For Ourselves and Others

Ted Talk- Depression, the secret we share (helpful insight to explain what depression is like)

Helpful Webcomics

Depression, anxiety, meds, and shame

Anxiety, Depression, and the truth

Books

Christians Get Depressed Too by David Murray
Spurgeon’s Sorrows by Zack Eswine
If I’m a Christian, Why Am I Depressed? by Robert B. Somerville
When The Darkness Will Not Lift by John Piper
Living Without Worry by Timothy Lane
Calm My Anxious Heart by Linda Dillow

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