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Welcome to the University of Maryland Counseling Center's website. From here you will be able to access information about the Counseling Center as well as find helpful writings about a variety of issues you or someone you know may be facing. The Counseling Center is located in the Shoemaker Building, between the Chapel and LeFrak Hall. You can reach the Center by calling (301) 314-7651.

Please note, our site is currently under construction. If you have questions regarding services offered at the Counseling Center, please contact us at (301) 314-7651.

Monday - Thursday
8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.

8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

After hours support is available; call (301)314-7651

Appointments can be scheduled in person in Shoemaker Building or by calling (301) 314-7651

Counseling Center Director
Sharon Kirkland-Gordon, Ph.D.
(301) 314-7651
In the event of a life-threatening mental health emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room.

When the Counseling Center is closed, the following resources are suggested:

Counseling Center
After hours support; call (301)314-7651

University of Maryland Department of Public Safety
(301) 405-3333

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) Click to view webpage

Maryland Crisis Hotline
Mental Health Service in
the Health Center
(301) 314-8106

Campus Advocates Respond and Educate (C.A.R.E.) to Stop Violence 24-hour Hotline
(301) 314-2222
(301) 741-3442 (24 hours)

Campus Chaplains
(301) 314-9893

HELP Center (peer to peer support)
(301) 314-HELP (4357)
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