We provide comprehensive mental health, preventative and educational services to any student enrolled at Adelphi.
LGBTQ+ Empowerment Group
If you are lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning and would like a place to build community, find out more about our programs. We’ll discuss issues that are relevant to the group.
Support for Students of Color
The Student Counseling Center (SCC) is committed to the delivery of culturally competent services that honor and are responsive to the needs, strengths, and identities of Adelphi's diverse community of students, faculty, and staff. To support the mental and emotional health of our community, SCC intentionally and continuously strives to develop and provide services that contribute to the promotion of social justice, inclusivity and equality.
Staffed by a psychiatrist, licensed clinical psychologists, social workers, graduate-level social work interns, and doctoral-level clinical psychology interns, the center can provide you with the services and support to help you define and accomplish your personal, academic, and professional goals.
Headspace Mindfulness App for Students
We’ve partnered with Headspace to offer students free access to their app, which provides you with additional support to manage your psychosocial stressors.
If you are in crisis, please reach out to the emergency contacts listed below.
In Case of Emergency
- On-campus: Call Adelphi Public Safety by dialing extension 5 on any campus phone.
- Off-campus: Call Adelphi Public Safety at 516.877.3511 or call 911.
Garden City Campus: 516.877.3646
The Student Counseling Center is also proud to provide counseling services for students at our learning hubs. For students currently enrolled at our:
- Suffolk Hauppauge Center
- Hudson Valley Center
- Manhattan Center
To begin counseling please reach out to the center by phone at 516.877.3646 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Crisis Services and Hotlines
The SAMHSA Disaster Distress Helpline, 1.800.985.5990, is a 24/7, 365-day-a-year, national hotline dedicated to providing immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster. This toll-free, multilingual, and confidential crisis support service is available to all residents in the United States and its territories. Stress, anxiety, and other depression-like symptoms are common reactions after a disaster. Call 1.800.985.5990 or text TalkWithUs to 66746 to connect with a trained crisis counselor.
|Crisis Text Line (24/7)
Text “START” to 741741 to get in touch with a trained crisis counselor
p – 1.888.692.9355
|GLBT National Help Center
p – 1.888.843.4564
Resources for dealing with substance abuse
|Long Island Crisis Center (24/7)
p – 516.679.1111
Crisis intervention, counseling, information, referral and other supportive services. Speak to a counselor via chat.
|Response of Suffolk County
p – 631.751.7500
|National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
p – 1.800.273.TALK (8255)
|The Trevor Project
p – 866.488.7386
Text ‘start’ to 678678
Crisis intervention and suicide prevention services, including an online, phone or text option for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer & questioning (LGBTQ) young people under 25.
|Mental Health Association of Nassau County
p – 516.504.HELP (4357)
|COVID-19 Emotional Support Line
p – 1.844.863.9314
Rape, Sexual, Partnership and Domestic Violence Support
|The Safe Center
p – 516.542.0404
|Safe Horizon Services
p – 1.800.621.4673
|LI Against Domestic Violence
p – 631.666.8833
|The Retreat, Inc.
p – 631.329.2200
p – 1.800.656.4673
|Victims Information Bureau of Suffolk (VIBS)
p – 631.360.3606
We are committed to providing our student veterans with emotional support.
The Counseling Center is operating and available to support students in a remote capacity. To begin counseling please reach out to the center by phone at 516.877.3646 or by email at email@example.com. Our hours of operation are from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. Messages left after hours will be returned the next business day.