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Suicide Prevention

If you, or someone you know, are in crisis and are thinking about or planning suicide please reach out to Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) at 973-655-5211 during regular University business hours. To speak to a counselor after hours, contact the University Police Department at 973-655-5222. This support is available to you 24/7.

24 Hour Resources

The following resources are available to you 24/7:

I’m Concerned About A Friend

If you are concerned about a fellow Montclair State University student you can submit a Student Concern Form to the Dean of Students office.  Go to:  Student Concern Form.

Non-24/7 Resource

  • Trevor Space: A social networking site for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth ages 13 through 24 and their friends and allies.
  • Your Life Your Voice Text: For pre-teens, teens and young adults 11pm – 1pm, seven days a week. Text VOICE to 20121 to start.
  • Teen Line: 1-800-TLC-TEEN, 9pm-1am.
  • Teen Line: Text TEEN to 839863 from 9pm – 12am.

Other Online Resources

Suicide Prevention Training

Suicide Prevention Training is open to the campus community to learn signs and symptoms of student distress as well as how to properly refer them to campus resources and CAPS services.  To sign up for these events, please visit the CAPS Hawksync Portal. Please contact Dr. Jude Uy uyj@montclair.edu for more information. Certificate provided upon completion of training.

Suicide Prevention Training Dates will resume in the Fall 2020 semester.