These links are provided for your informational use only. They are not intended to be a substitute for meeting with a mental health professional. Please speak to one of our counselors if you have any concerns about your mental health.
Eating Disorders: www.medainc.org The website for the Massachusetts Eating Disorders Association, which is located in Newton, Massachusetts, and offers information, support, assessment, and referrals. Visit NEDA (National Eating Disorder Association) to link to a free and confidential screening for eating disorders: http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org/online-eating-disorder-screening
GLBT Resources: www.bagly.org The Boston Alliance of Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Youth is a gateway to community, activities, and information for GLBT young adults and their friends and families.
Suicide Help and Prevention: http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a 24-hour, toll-free suicide prevention service available to anyone in suicidal crisis. Their mission is to provide immediate assistance to anyone seeking mental health services. Call for yourself, or someone you care about. Your call is free and confidential. If you need help, please dial 1-800-273-TALK(8255). You will be routed to the closest possible crisis center in your area.
General Mental Health Resources:
www.ulifeline.org An outstanding online resource center for college student mental health and emotional well-being. Resources include: a self assessment tool called the “Self Evaluator”, and sections devoted to topics such as depression, anxiety disorders, Veterans issues, stress, and many more.
www.mentalhelp.net Mental Help Net well-respected internet website dedicated to educating the public about mental health, wellness, and family and relationship issues and concerns.
Note: Information found on these websites should not be
considered official Middlesex Community College information. While we hope that
you will find these websites helpful, you should know the information, views and
opinions contained within them are strictly those of the authors.