TALLEY CENTER COVID-19 RESPONSE:
Last Updated 5/31/20 at 10:00 pm
The Talley Center for Counseling Services remains open in a distance format until further notice.
In accordance with CDC recommendations for Social Distancing, the Talley Center will be working from distance and our physical office locations will be not available during this time. TCCS remains available at our office number (540) 654-1053 between the hours of 8-5 pm, Monday-Friday.
We recognize that this is an anxiety-provoking time and we encourage students and members of the UMW community to reach out to friends, family, or colleagues during this time. It is encouraged to do so by phone or online to promote social distancing to reduce the spread of COVID-19.
The following resources remain available for 24/7 Support:
- Crisis Text Line: 741741 / Facebook Messenger: facebook.com/crisistextline
- National Hopeline Network: 1-800-SUICIDE (784-2433)
- National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673) / Life chat: online.rainn.org
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
- Northern VA Crisis Hotline: 1-703-527-4077
- Transgender Suicide Hotline: 1-877-565-8860
For resources to combat idleness and improve your mental health, we have specifically crafted a Reducing Idleness Resources page to support the UMW Community during this time of Social Distancing. We invite you to visit the resource page and we hope that you enjoy.
Any changes to TCCS operations will be posted to our homepage. Please contact our office at (540) 654-1053 with any questions. For the latest updates on the University’s response to COVID-19, please visit: https://www.umw.edu/advisories/coronavirus/
Appointments are easy to schedule, either by calling The Talley Center for Counseling Services at (540) 654-1053, or by visiting either location: Lee Hall Room 106 or Tyler House. Counseling services are provided by appointment and we do not provide “walk-in” hours, although we do have crisis appointments available to students daily.
Students are asked to come to the counseling center at least 15 minutes prior to the start of their first session to complete our computer-based registration forms.