Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) at PennWest Edinboro suggests additional online resources to assist you with your mental health concerns.

The CAPS professional staff is committed to providing you with high-quality mental health care. For a deeper understanding of issues you or a friend may face, the following online resources may be helpful.

Helpful Links

Concerning or Threatening Behavior Referral Form
If there is an immediate concern or threat to self or others, call University Police 814-732-2911 or go to the nearest emergency room.

Crisis Services - Call to be connected to 24-hour crisis intervention, stabilization, and assessment services.

Crisis Text Line

Grief and Coping

HalfofUs - Awareness initiative by mtvU

Lifeline Crisis Chat
Access code: Pennsylvania

Sexual Assault Resources

Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Suicide Prevention

Traumatic Loss

ULifeline - Online screening and information

In addition, the Self Evaluator, a free, online screening, may be useful. Developed by Duke University School of Medicine, the Self Evaluator screens for the 13 most common mental health conditions faced by many college students. It doesn't give you a diagnosis, but instead identifies problems that could be impacting you. It also offers information on these conditions.

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Contact Us

Ghering Health and Wellness Center
McNerney Hall, 1st Floor
300 Scotland Road
Edinboro, PA 16444

Counseling and Psychological Services
Phone: 814-732-2252
Fax: 814-732-2666