Resources for Students, Faculty, Staff, and Community Members

Self-Care Resources 

  • Counseling, ADAP, and Psychiatric Services (CAPS) 
    • A CAPS on-call counselor is available for crisis intervention/emergencies every day during regular business hours (Monday – Friday, 8:30am–4:30pm, except University holidays). Students can access the on-call counselor by visiting 17 Senior Street on the College Ave Campus or calling 848-932-7884. 
  • The Office for Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance (VPVA) 
    • VPVA is committed to creating a community free from violence. The office provides services designed to raise awareness of and respond to the impact of interpersonal violence and other crimes. Through a combination of direct service, education, training, policy development, and consulting to the University and broader community, the office serves as a critical voice in changing prevailing beliefs and attitudes about violence. 
  • When Terrible Things Happen – What You May Experience 
    • From the National Center for Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), this resource details positive and negative reactions to trauma and provides tips on what behaviors will and will not help you cope. 
  • In the Wake of Trauma Tips for College Students 
    • From the US Department of Health and Human Services, this handout explains some of the different reactions to trauma and provides resources to help with coping. 

Educational Resources