Student Health & Wellness Services
Mental Health Crisis Resources
Call, Text or Chat
Crisis Text Line Free Support at your Fingertips, 24/7: Crisis Text Line serves anyone, in any type of crisis, providing access to free, 24/7 support and information via text. Here’s how it works:
988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline
Today, “988” is the three-digit, nationwide phone number to connect directly to the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline. By calling or texting 988, you’ll connect with mental health professionals with the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline, formerly known as the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline.
Text "COURAGE" to 741741
- A live, trained Crisis Counselor receives the text and responds quickly
- The volunteer Crisis Counselor will help you move from a hot moment to a cool moment
Cost – completely free, but messaging rates apply if you’re not Verizon, sprint, AT&T, or T-Mobile.
For Alameda County residents:
Crisis Support Services of Alameda County
- Call: 1-800-309-2131
- Text SAFE to 20121 Hours 4 pm – 7 pm. 7 days a week
Residents Outside Alameda County
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline:
- Call: 1-800-273-8255
Chat: got to www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org and click the chat button.
Personal Counseling Drop-In Hours
Interested in Personal Counseling?
Call the Student Health Center at 925-424-1830, email email@example.com or stop the Student Health Wellness Center.
Student Health & Wellness Center
The Health Center follows the Las Positas College academic calendar.
Nurse Practitioner/Center Coordinator
Patricia “Tricia” Gonsman, MSN FNP-C
Certified Medical Assistant
"988" is the three-digit, nationwide phone number to connect directly to the 988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline.