Mental Health Directory



988 Suicide and Crisis Lifeline: Call 988


Lifeline Chat is a service of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline, connecting individuals with counselors for emotional support and other services via web chat. All chat centers in the Lifeline network are accredited by CONTACT USA. Lifeline Chat is available 24/7 across the U.S.


If you are a student who is in need of mental health services while attending GVSU, please refer to the resources below:  


 University Counseling Center 

Offer drop in crisis counseling and emergency services, group counseling, individual counseling, outreach & events, gender affirmation services, alcohol and drug services, and more. 

Students are eligible for unlimited free group counseling sessions, and up to 10 free individual sessions per academic year. 


Recreation & Wellness | Student Wellness

To enhance and engage the GVSU community by providing inclusive and diverse recreational opportunities that inspire participation, promote health and wellbeing, and encourage student development and success.


Mental Health and Well-Being Index

This online resource serves as a toolbox to assist anyone in the eight categories of wellness: emotional, environmental, financial, intellectual, physical, occupational, social, and spiritual. 



Additional RESOURCES

PineRest Mental Health Services - Financial Assistance

  • PineRest has free mental health services for eligible patients who make less than $33,975 annually. (250% below federal poverty line)
  • Apply for financial assistance by calling (616)-455-5019, apply in person at any PineRest location, completing the application online, or emailing a Financial Counselor at [email protected]


Community Provider Database (maintained by the University Counseling Center)


Mental Health Foundation of West Michigan 

  • Promoting mental health awareness and preventing suicide through education because with knowledge comes the confidence to take action
  • Find Local Treatment


Spectrum Health Psychiatry and Behavioral Health


Inclusive Therapist Finder

  • Seeking therapy can be a vulnerable process. We understand. We aim to make it simpler and safer for people in marginalized communities.

Page last modified November 4, 2022