Campus Wellbeing for Students
The CCAPS screening is anonymous and provides an immediate result regarding distress levels across various domains of wellness.
All students have access to all the content on TAO Connect, an online self-care resource with information, workshops, meditation, and more designed specifically for the college student of today. Register with your Juniata email address!
Resources for Underrepresented Students
NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness, the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness. There are many resources offering guidance for diverse identities including Black / African American, Asian American & Pacific Islander, Hispanic / Latinx, Indigenous, and LGBTQI individuals.
BEAM is a national training, movement building, and grant making institution that is dedicated to the healing, wellness, and liberation of Black and marginalized communities. BEAM offers a variety of Wellness Tools and infographics.
The Trevor Project is the leading suicide prevention and crisis intervention nonprofit organization for LGBTQ young people. The Trevor Project provides information & support to LGBTQ young people 24/7, all year round. Guidance is offered for approaching and engaging in intersectional conversations.
The Steve Fund is the nation’s leading organization focused on supporting the mental health and emotional well-being of young people of color.
The Steve Fund works with colleges and universities, non-profits, researchers, mental health experts, families, and young people to promote programs and strategies that build understanding and assistance for the mental and emotional health of the nation’s young people of color. Text "STEVE" to 741741 to access a culturally trained Crisis Text Line counselor.
As two of our founding principles, inclusivity and belonging are core to the mission of The Mental Health Coalition. We are committed to centering and uplifting marginalized voices, challenging the status quo, and addressing systemic inequity that hinders wellbeing and access to resources. We pledge to approach our ever-evolving work with humility and a responsibility to infuse all that we do with evidence-based considerations of equity, diversity, antiracism, and accessibility. The Mental Health Coalition provides a comprehensive resources library to learn about mental health, help a loved one, learn coping skills and seek support.
Established in 1987, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is a voluntary health organization that gives those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death. AFSP has many connections to resources for marginalized communities.
Local Mental Health Providers Guide
Huntingdon County Community Mental Health is a project created to address barriers to mental health services in Huntingdon County. They developed the Huntingdon County Mental Health Resource Guide to increase awareness and access to mental health resources in Huntingdon County. The guide is regularly updated to reflect the current mental health services available in the county.
Organizations and Online Resources
The National Eating Disorders Association has information about eating disorders including screening tools, how to find treatment, and recovery guidance and support.
ULifeline focuses on providing information and resources to support the mental health of college students. There are links for screenings, facts about mental health, and how to help a friend.
RAINN is the nations largest anti-sexual violence organization. The website includes links to statistics, understanding consent, how to provide support to others, safety, prevention, public policy, and internship opportunities.
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. There are many resources include location of treatment providers, public health advisories, and current literature on trends and treatment protocols for substance abuse.
Established in 1987, the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (AFSP) is a voluntary health organization that gives those affected by suicide a nationwide community empowered by research, education and advocacy to take action against this leading cause of death.
"At Jana Marie Foundation, we envision communities working together to knock down walls and transform emotional distress into resilience and hope. Through the power of dialogue and creative expression, we spark conversations, build connections, and promote mental well-being among young people and their communities." The Jana Marie Foundation partners with Juniata College to provide trainings to increase awareness and skills among the community for suicide prevention.
The Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) is the only federally supported resource center devoted to advancing the implementation of the National Strategy for Suicide Prevention. SPRC is funded by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). Mental Health and Suicide Prevention resources are available to provide guidance and support for family and community members, LGBTQIA2S+ Youth, faith communities, co-workers, and managers.
Substance Abuse Treatment Services. Healing body, mind, and spirit means addressing addiction from every angle. American Addiction Centers also provides nationwide search engine tools to locate treatment centers for inpatient, outpatient, or detoxification so individuals can begin a successful recovery program.