Some situations require immediate action. A person is in imminent suicide risk if she or he
- tells you they plan to end their life
- cannot guarantee their own safety
- is at risk and under the influence of alcohol or drugs
- tells you they have recently taken an overdose or made some other suicide gesture
Psychologists are on call at the Counseling Center (573) 882-6601 during regular business hours. You may call or walk in for a consultation.
Psychologists and psychiatrists are on call at the Student Health Center during regular business hours. You may call (573) 882-1483 for an appointment.
Call the EAP (573) 882-6701 and speak to a licensed clinician 8am to 5pm Monday through Friday.
Call the 24-hour crisis hotline at (800) 395-2132 or the MU Police Department (573) 882-7201 (911 from campus)
Take the person directly to the emergency room at University Hospital or Boone Hospital.