Tips for Faculty and Staff
Faculty and staff who wish to access counseling services for themselves should use EMU's Employee Assistance Program (EAP) or access Talkspace.
FACULTY HANDBOOK RESOURCE: Recognizing and Responding to Students in Distress
Identifying and helping a student in distress
The following guidelines may help you assess what can sometimes be a difficult situation
and give you some specific ideas about what you can do when confronted with students
who are distressed:
How do I recognize a student in distress?
How can I help a distressed student?
When should I refer a student to counseling?
How do I refer a student to counseling?
What should I tell the student about the counseling office?
What do I do in an emergency?