Waukesha Tragedy Support Resources
WCTC's Counseling Services offers free, confidential counseling for all students. Please contact us or stop in C-022 to request an appointment. If you are seeking off-campus support, please consider the following resources:
- Waukesha County Health and Human Services Crisis Line: Call 262.547.3388. (available 24/7)
- If you live outside of Waukesha County, find your county's resources online.
- Text Hopeline: Text 741741 (available 24/7)
- Disaster Distress Helpline: Call 1.800.985.5990 (available 24/7)
Explore more resources about coping with a traumatic event:
- NIMH Coping with Traumatic Events
- CDC Coping with a Traumatic Event
- SAMSHA Coping Tips for Traumatic Events and Disasters
Read WCTC President Rich Barnhouse's statement.
WCTC offers free, confidential counseling services for all students. Counseling can empower you to accomplish your mental health, wellness, education and career goals. It can also improve your ability to make healthy decisions and enhance your relationships.
Our counselors offer help in addressing many situations, including but not limited to:
- Anxiety and stress
- Fitting in/feeling accepted
- Lack of motivation
- Transition to college
- Relationship concerns with partner, friends and family
- Difficulties with alcohol or other drugs
- Eating disorders
- Grief and loss
- Thoughts of harming self or others
To support all WCTC students, we offer free workshops that cover critical life skills. Learn more about our Counseling Services.
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