Emergency-Crisis Information

Emergency Contact Information

MSU Campus Mental Health Crisis Assistance

MSU Counseling Center
Office hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
417-836-5116
 
Crisis intervention is provided to help students cope with mental health emergencies. During office hours call or come by the Counseling Center, Carrington Hall, Room 311. For after-hours mental health emergencies, call 417-836-5116 then press zero to speak to a crisis counselor. You may also contact MSU Public Safety at 417-836-5509.  Please do not attempt to contact us about a crisis by e-mail. The use of e-mail is not a secure form of communication, thus confidentiality cannot be guaranteed.
 
To schedule a non-emergent counseling appointment, call 417-836-5116 during 8am-5 pm, Monday through Friday.
 
Additional MSU Campus Mental Health Resources
 
Taylor Health and Wellness Center
Office hours during fall and spring semesters: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Office hours during summer session and intersessions: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
417-836-4000
 
Center City Counseling Center
Office hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
417-836-3215
 
Springfield Area Mental Health Emergency Assistance Resources
 
Springfield Police Department
911 or 417-864-1810

Sheriff Greene County
417-868-4040

Burrell Center Inc./Crisis Assist Team 24-hr Crisis Line
417-862-6555 or 800-494-7355
 
Springfield Veterans Center
417-881-4197                                                                                                                                                
After hours and Holidays:  877-927-8387
 
Emergency room contact information
 
Mercy Emergency Trauma Center
1235 E. Cherokee
Springfield, MO 65804
417-820-2115
 
Cox South Emergency and Trauma Center
3801 S. National
Springfield, MO 65807
417-269-4083
 
Cox North Emergency Department
1423 N. Jefferson
Springfield, MO 65802
417-269-3393
 
Nationwide 24/7 Crisis Support
 
National Suicide Prevention Hotline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)
 
Crisis Text Line
Text 741741 for a quick reply by a trained Crisis Counselor about any type of crisis.
 
Substance Use Support Line
1-800-662-HELP (4357)
 
Veterans Crisis Line
1-800-273-8255 – Press 1
or Text 838255