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North Carolina State University Counseling Center Referral Service
The NC State University Counseling Center offers the following information about mental health referral resources in the community. Please utilize this database to search for off-campus services if you want longer-term treatment, specialized services, prefer an off-campus provider, or if you are ineligible to receive Counseling Center services.
PLEASE NOTE: If you are an NC State student and you are currently at risk (e.g., considering suicide, harm to others, are at risk of physical harm/assault, etc.), you are urged to come to the Counseling Center during business hours or call the Center (919-515-2423) and ask to speak to an on-call counselor after business hours. If there is an emergency where your life or someone else's is in immediate danger, please call the NC State University Police Department at 911 or (919)-515-3000.
Both NC State students and non-students can utilize any of the following crisis resources:
Emergency Medical Services - 911, or visit the nearest hospital emergency room
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24/7) - 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or https://suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat/ for online chat
National Hopeline Network (24/7) - 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)
Crisis Text Line - offers support via text (Text HOME to 741741)
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Treatment Referral Helpline (Monday through Friday, 8 am to 8 pm ET) - 1-877-SAMHSA (726-4727) or https://findtreatment.gov/
IterAct Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services Crisis Line of Wake County - 919-828-7740
National Eating Disorders Association Helpline (Monday through Thursday, 9 am to 9 pm EST; Friday, 9 am to 5 pm ET; excluding holidays)- 1-800-931-2237
IMAlive Online Crisis Network - https://www.imalive.org/ for online chat
- Wake County Crisis & Assessment Local Resources (walk-in services available)
The following national databases may help identify additional mental health resources:
The above resources are not affiliated with, nor endorsed by the NC State Counseling Center.
Providers included in this data base have chosen to serve students seeking off-campus care by voluntarily including their information in our database. Please be aware that the providers are not affiliated with the University. Neither NC State nor the Counseling Center guarantees the accuracy, completeness, or timeliness of the information provided, and do not endorse any particular provider listed. You are strongly encouraged to verify with the providers' information, including fees, insurance, etc. The NC State University Counseling Center does not supervise any of the individuals or agencies included in this database and bears no responsibility for services provided by these resources.
If you have any feedback about a provider in our database, please feel free to contact the Counseling Center at 919-515-2423 and ask to speak to one of our Case Managers about your treatment experience.