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Psychiatric Emergency
Suicide Prevention

If you're struggling emotionally or thinking about suicide, help is available:

Monday-Friday 9 AM - 5 PM
FSU Counseling Center

After hours & on the weekends/holidays:
Advocates Psychiatric
Emergency Services

24 hours/day:
Samaritans 24-hour
Suicide Prevention Helpline

National Suicide
Prevention Helpline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)

Free 24/7 confidential mental health & emotional support call line

Text "Start" to 741-741

Free 24/7 confidential emotional support text service

Mental Health Screening
Click here to take an online anonymous self-assessment and find out in a few minutes whether counseling might be helpful for you.

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The Counseling Center at FSU is committed to providing the highest quality mental health care to FSU students. As part of that mission, the Center offers consultation services to assist parents with any mental health concern you might have about your son or daughter.

Protecting Your Child's Mental Health: What Can Parents Do?
By The JED Foundation

The Staff at the Center will be happy to assist you in the following ways:

  • Consult with you regarding your son’s or daughter’s adjustment to the university and what services or programs might be useful to help with that adjustment.
  • Consult with you regarding your concerns about your son’s or daughter’s functioning in school and how we might assist you with getting him/her appropriate mental health care.
  • Consult with you regarding assessing mental health care in your community for your son or daughter.

Please contact the Counseling Center at 508-626-4640 and we will be happy to assist you.

Framingham State University

100 State Street

PO Box 9101

Framingham, MA 01701-9101


Phone: 508-620-1220