NEOMED Cares

Community mental health resources are available in and around Portage County.

Resource Legend

The symbols designate resources that can be utilized in the following type of situations:

✱ Requires immediate assistance, risk to self or others

✚ Requires assistance, possible risk to self or others

● Address and make referrals, minimal risk to self or others

◆ Mental health resources

Resources For Students

Behavioral Intervention Team (BIT) Referral

The BIT referral form allows members of the NEOMED community the opportunity to report concerns that could become a disruption to the NEOMED environment confidentially. These reports allow the BIT to initiate proper action to insure the safety of the community.

Submit a BIT Referral

Counseling Services

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The Center for Student Wellness and Counseling Services provides free and confidential counseling services for stress, depression, sexual assault, time management, suicidal thoughts and a range of other concerns.

The Center is open M-F, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and is located in the Summa Physician Suite behind Rootstown Community Pharmacy in the NEW Center. Students seeking non-urgent crisis counseling may call 330.325.6757 or email counseling@neomed.edu for an appointment.

A ULifeLine Self Evaluator  and Crisis Text Line is provided online for those thinking of getting help.

Urgent Crisis

Students seeking immediate crisis counseling may walk in anytime during normal business hours. If you are experiencing an emotional or psychiatric crisis and are unable to reach a NEOMED counselor, please contact Community Crisis Resources.

Phone: 330.325.6757 (Follow prompts to schedule an appointment)
Email: counseling@neomed.edu
Website: Center for Student Wellness & Counseling

Get Counseling Services

Help a Student

A change in behavior of a friend, roommate or classmate can make us question what exactly they might be going through.

Help a Student

Inclusivity Center

The Inclusivity Center allows for various diversity and inclusion activities (meetings, speakers, events, etc.), as well as, diversity related resources. The Center provides a space for all students, faculty and staff who partake in its offerings to feel a sense of belonging, engaged, and valued.

Phone: 330.325.6733 (To reserve the Center)

Visit the Inclusivity Center

Meditation Room

The Meditation Room is designed to promote wellness and offers a number of options to assist in reducing stress and restoring balance. The room features a light therapy box, relaxation CDs, a Shiatsu heated massage chair and more.

Location: L-238 (No reservation necessary)

Ombuds

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The Office of the Ombuds is a confidential and neutral campus resource available to all students, faculty, and staff to aid in the effective and timely management of issues, concerns, and disputes.

Phone: 330.281.0339 (Confidential voice mail/mobile)
Email: ombuds@angeladash.com
Website: Office of the Ombuds

Schedule an Appointment

SafeSpace

The SafeSpace Initiative is designed to provide dedicated resources to members of the LGBTQ community at NEOMED, their allies, family and friends

Learn more about SafeSpace

Sequoia Wellness

Exercise is one of the most effective ways to improve mental health. Regular exercise can reduce depression and anxiety, relieve, stress and boost your overall mood.

Visit Sequoia Wellness

Title IX

Title IX is a federal law designed to protect all participants in the university’s educational program from discrimination, including parents/guests, students, and employees, from discrimination on the basis of sex.

View Title IX Policy

Contact

Main Campus
Phone: 800.686.2511
Contact Us Form

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