Mental Health Emergency Services
In the event that a mental health emergency occurs on a Faulkner campus, the following procedures should be followed:
- If an individual is an immediate threat to their own safety or someone else's, then call 911 for assistance.
- If an individual is exhibiting signs of mental or emotional distress, then during regular office hours (Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.), contact the University Counseling Center at 334/386-7295 or 334/386-7275 and tell the person answering the phone that this is an emergency.
Students that feel they are emotionally or mentally distressed may contact the University Counseling Center (during regular office hours), a Residence Life staff member or one of the following crisis lines:
The Crisis Center
Crisis Services of North Alabama
(256) 716-1000 or 1-800-691-8426
Family Counseling Center of Mobile
(251) 431-5111 or 1-800-239-1117
Montgomery Area Mental Health Authority
Toll Free at: 1-877-279-7830
1-800-SUICIDE (1-800-784-2433) or 1-800-273-TALK (1-800-273-8255)
hopeline.com or www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org