Mental Health Resources

Our fantastic Sunshine for the Spring 2018 semester, Roni Polsgrove, has put together these resources for DKA mental health! Remember to love yourself as much as your fellow DKA's love you. Check them out below! 


Online self care and stress relief resources: 

      Ted Talks Playlist on Self Care:


Recommendations from fellow DKA's:



New York University’s Student Health Center

New York University’s Student Health Center provides mental health counseling. However, if you would like to seek other options for mental health/counseling services you can get referrals from NYU health center as well. Below is more information about various counseling services. 




The Wellness Exchange Hotline

The Wellness Exchange Hotline is a private hotline (toll-free) operated 24/7 for NYU students to access to address health concerns of any nature, especially for mental health. If the Student Health Center is closed for the day, this is the best way to get in touch with a professional.

Wellness Exchange Hotline: (212-443-9999)

If you are abroad and would like to call, each NYU campus has an international phone number that depends on your location:

  • Abu Dhabi 971 2-628-5555 (or 8-5555 on campus)

  • Accra    International toll free service unavailable; dial long distance to 212-443-9999

  • Berlin    08001802599

  • Buenos Aires    54 11 4828-5229

  • Florence    800879563

  • London    800 316 0469 (choose option 3)

  • Madrid    900834703

  • New York    212-443-9999

  • Paris    0800912825

  • Prague       800999894

  • Shanghai    (021) 2059-9999

  • Sydney    1800047973

  • Tel Aviv    1809456244

Washington, D.C.    212-443-9999



Help Hotlines that are non-NYU affiliated:

National Suicide Prevention Hotline 1-800-273-8255

  • This hotline provides free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.


The Trevor Project 1-866-488-7386 (24/7 hotline)


HopeLine 919-231-4525 (call or text)


The National Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-7233

  • Our highly-trained advocates are available 24/7/365 to talk confidentially with anyone experiencing domestic violence, seeking resources or information, or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship.

  • Online chat is also available if you are not in a safe enough position to call.