Crisis Mental Health Services
The Counseling Center offers 24-hour crisis (emergency) mental health services for enrolled students or for those who are concerned about an enrolled student. While most counseling services are scheduled on an appointment basis, there may be crisis situations that require immediate or same-day intervention.
A crisis might involve:
- Thoughts and/or plans to hurt yourself or someone else
- Engaging in a behavior that is life-threatening
- If you have been assaulted, physically or sexually
- Concern for a friend
* During Regular Business Hours: call (603) 646-9442 and ask to speak with the counselor on-call.
Fall, Winter, Spring terms: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Summer term and term breaks: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
* After Regular Business Hours: call (603) 646-9442 and choose option #1 to be connected with an on-call provider.
If you are not able to call and you are in the US, please contact The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Chat that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, across the United States.
If you are outside of the US, please find crisis phone numbers at the Suicide Prevention, Awareness, and Support website, or call a local hospital. You can also find information at the International Association for Suicide Prevention (IASP). IASP is an online resource that provided phone numbers to crisis crises centers in Africa, Asia, Europe, North America, Oceania and South America.