Counseling Services
Crisis Intervention

If you are a UMC student in crisis during the hours UMC's Counseling Services is open:

  1. During the school year (218) 281-8585, (218) 281-8583 or (218) 281-8587. Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
  2. During the summer months(218) 281-8585 (June, July, Mid-August) 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Please contact Counseling Services at Sargeant Student Center Suite 245 or call

1-218-281-8585 or 1-218-281-8587, Don R. Cavalier or Laurie Wilson for help or an appointment.  You may also call 1-218-281-8586 to schedule an appointment with a counselor.

For crises on weekends, holidays, after hours, or during the summer or college breaks, please call the Northwest Mental Health Center's "24 hour Crisis Number at 1-800-282-5005. A person who dials this number after 5:00 p.m. or on weekends is calling Riverview Hospital. A trained health care provider at Riverview screens all calls and relays appropriate calls to a mental health professional who then gets in touch with the caller within a few moments.

Callers during normal business hours can call into the Northwest Mental Health Center and are referred to the mental health professional or call them at 1-218-281-3940.

Other Agencies that can be contacted in case of an emergency or crisis include:

Altru Health Systems: http://www.altru.org/

Crookston Police Department:1-911 or 1-218-281-3111

Glenmore Recovery Center:
1-218-281-9538
1-800-589-4926
1-218-281-9511

Northwestern Mental Health Clinic Center 24 hour Crisis number 1-800-282-5005
College Avenue P.O. Box 603
Crookston, Minnesota 56716
1-218-281-3940
http://www.nwmhc.org

Sanford Medical Center

1-218-683-4351
Mental Heath Division Northwest Medical Center
120 LaBree Avenue South
Thief River Falls, MN 56701

Northwest Regional Correction Center
600 Bruce Street
Crookston, MN 56716
1-218-281-6363

Polk County Sheriff's Office: 1-218-281-0430 or 1-218-281-0435

Riverview Health Care:
http://www.riverviewhealth.org/www.riverviewhealth.org

Call 218-281-9405
Toll free 1-800-743-6551, ex. 405

For Sexual Assault Victims:

Contact: Don R. Cavalier or Laurie Wilson or Stacey Grunewald

24 hour Rape Crisis Number:1-877-625-8092
Polk County Victim Services
223 East 7th Street Suite 101
Crookston, MN 56716
1-218-281-1554

Emergency Contraception Number
1-888-NOT-2-LATE
General Crime Protection
1-800-524-1993 or 1-218-281-4347

 

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