Mental Health

MU Counseling Center

Location: 435 Strickland Hall, Columbia, MO 65211

Phone: 573-882-6601

  • Confidential resource.
  • Classes, groups, brief individual therapy, consultations, workshops, and campus support.
  • Crisis and consultation support, in person during normal business hours (M–F 8:00am–5:00pm).
    • Assistance by phone 24 hours/day.
Psychological Services Clinic

Location: 211 S. Eighth Street, Columbia, MO 65211

Phone: 573-882-4677

  • Confidential resource.
  • Group, couple, and individual therapy consultation. No crisis or immediate services.
  • Behavior assessment, intellectual, and psychological testing for children, adolescents, and adults.
Missouri Psychiatric Center

Location: 1 Hospital Drive, Columbia, MO 65212

Phone: 573-884-1255

  • Confidential resource.
  • Open 24 hours/day.
  • Short-term, intensive inpatient treatment services.
  • Emergency room assessment unit to help with crisis stabilization.
Student Health & Well-Being

Location: 2202 MU Student Center, Columbia, MO 65211


Phone: 573-882-4634

  • Non-confidential resource.
  • Support for student health and well-being through an integrated network of care that includes the Counseling Center, Student Health Center, and Wellness Resource Center.
  • Wellness services pertain to a variety of topics, including eating, sleeping, stress management, safer sex, money management, and alcohol/substance use.
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Location: 465 McReynolds Hall, Columbia, MO 65211

Phone: 573-882-6701

  • Confidential resource.
  • Free, confidential, professional service for employees, their dependents, and organizational units.
  • Trained EAP clinicians are available during regular business hours (M–F 8:00am–5:00pm) to respond to emergencies and to facilitate access to fitting resources either directly or by referral to community-based resources.
  • After hours:
    • Optum 24/7 Wellness Emotional Support Line: 866-342-6892, Option 2 (TTY 711)
    • ComPsych 24/7 Emotional Support Line: 833-515-0754 (TTY: 800-697-0353)