Thriving Campus connects students to over 5,000 verified therapists, prescribers, and group practices eager to receive student referrals for in-person and telehealth care. Profiles for off-campus providers are viewable based on geographical distance from campuses, while also allowing shared community collaboration with every school that uses Thriving Campus.
United Healthcare Student Resources and HealthiestYou have partnered to provide access to doctors and mental health care from anywhere you are, even while traveling internationally. Services include general medicine, mental health counseling, and psychiatry. All services are free for students covered under the UHCSR insurance plan. Services are also available for all other students for a fee.
Telepsychiatry services offering evaluation and limited medication prescriptions. Penn State students receive limited sessions free of charge.
WellTrack is an online therapy platform for managing anxiety and depression. It can be used as a self-help tool or in conjunction with counseling. WellTrack is HIPPA-compliant, easy to use, mobile friendly, and is free to all Penn State students. WellTrack includes a self assessment and structured modules for managing anxiety and depression that provide tools and resources to deal with these issues. Examples include guided relaxation exercises, mood-checks, and managing specific phobias (including public speaking).
Free drop-in gatherings focused on improving quality of life. Open to all enrolled Penn State students. No appointment necessary! Visit webpage (link and logo above) for topics and scheduled times.
American Psychological Association
Great starting point for psychology and mental health information
Psychological News You Can Use
Practical advice from the PA Psychological Association
Online resource for college mental health
The Jed Foundation
Mental health promotion and suicide prevention with a focus on college students
Student-run mental health awareness, education, and advocacy.
Mental health foundation for the LGBTQ+ community