Dealing with Distressed Students
Any member of the UDC community may come into contact with a distressed student. Being aware of distress signals, methods of intervention, and sources of help for the student can help you to effectively address such situations. Here are some tips to prepare you to be a more effective helper.
Counseling and Wellness Center
Van Ness Campus
Building 39, Suite 120
801 N. Capitol
If you are currently experiencing a mental health emergency or are concerned about your own safety or the safety of someone else, please do not delay. Call 911 for immediate help.
Every student's sense of privacy is important to us. For adult students (over 18), we do not release personal information without written consent, except in emergency situations where information is needed to protect health and safety.