MANHATTANVILLE COLLEGE STUDENT HEALTH & COUNSELING
CHANGES TO COUNSELING SERVICES
Student Health and Counseling at Manhattanville remains committed to supporting student health and wellness. In light of the campus transition to online course delivery, as well as recommendations from the CDCand the NYS Department of Healthto practice social distancing, SHAC is implementing the following temporary service changes.
These changes are in effect from Thursday, March 12 – End of Spring 2020 Semester:
SHAC will provide mental health services by Microsoft Teams phone or video conferencing. Routine psychotherapy appointments for existing clients will be conducted on an as-needed basis.
*some restrictions may apply based on geographic location; please contact us for more information.
Psychiatric evaluations for medication will be temporarily suspended.
Students who are seeking a medication evaluation will be referred to a provider in their area.
Psychotherapy groups and workshops will be temporarily suspended during this time period.
Group and workshop participants with questions may reach out to their group facilitator via email or by calling (914)323-5155.
4. SHAC remains available for mental health emergencies
In a life-threatening situation
Call 911 or Campus Safety (914)323-7233
For non-life threatening situations
Monday - Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., call SHAC at (914)323-5155
On weekdays after 5:00 p.m., weekends, and holidays
Contact your RD or Campus Safety at (914) 323-7233 (if on campus).
If off campus, please dial 9-1-1 or go to your nearest emergency room.
You can also access free, confidential crisis resources
National Suicide Prevention hotline (free, 24/7 support) 1-800-273-8255
En Español: 1-888-628-9454
Crisis Text Line (free, 24/7 support) text HELLO to 741741
Students Interested in Initiating Services
Please call SHAC (914)323-5155; we will assist you in getting your treatment needs met.