The Counseling Center provides confidential, free counseling services for enrolled Tougaloo College students. Walk-in consultations and individual and group counseling services are available. The mission of the Office of Counseling Services is to assist students in the transitioning from high school to college and to provide services that address their mental, social, and personal needs in order to ensure a successful college matriculation. The Director of Counseling Services helps the individual identify his/her issues or problems, aids in setting goals to overcome the problem, and lends support as the goals are reached and changes are made.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Mississippi Department of Mental Health Hotline: 1-877-210-8513
CONTACT Crisis/Suicide Line: or 866-322-9832 (Spanish)
Physical & Sexual Abuse
Mississippi Coalition Against Sexual Assault:
Child Abuse Hotline (MS Dept. of Human Services): 1-800-222-8000 or
National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE(4673)
National Coalition Against Domestic Violence: 1-800-799-SAFE(7233)
Alcohol & Drug Abuse
National Alcohol and Drug Abuse Helpline: 1-800-821-4357
Mississippi Tobacco Quitline: 1-800-QUITNOW or 1-800-784-8669
Rosie Harper, Ph.D.
Director of Counseling Services