www.ulifeline.org/morton is an online resource for college mental health. Provides an anonymous self-evaluating tool in addition to other valuable mental health resources.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)Text CONNECT to 741741 from anywhere in the USA, anytime, about any type of crisis. The National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is a national network of local crisis centers that provides free and confidential emotional support to people in suicidal crisis or emotional distress 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Personal Counseling offers a safe and confidential setting for students to share concerns and issues that are impacting them in helping to achieve their personal and academic goals. Students may be counseled for a variety of issues;
- Family Issues
- Substance use
Personal Counseling is provided for currently enrolled students at no cost. To request Counseling Service please email PersonalCounseling@morton.edu or call 708-656-8000 ext. 2297 to schedule an appointment. Messages are only checked during office hours and if there is a mental health emergency please dial 911. Confidentiality is strictly mandated. However, there are exceptions according to the law. Your Counselor will go over this in further detail upon your first visit. It should be noted Counseling records do not become a part of a students Academic Record. Counseling hours are; Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m - 4:30 p.m. Counseling services is located in 218C.