Learners in distress

If you are concerned about a student, don’t let uncertainty stop you from taking action. Begin by recognizing signs that a student may be in distress. On-campus resources are available to consult and to provide confidential advice and support.

Find information about the following:

  • Signs of a student in distress
  • Tips for supporting a student
  • When to make a referral
  • Who can provide advice and support

Quick Reference Guide: Assisting students in distress (PDF 268 KB)

Find procedures and practices for mental health support issues in the classroom context, including:

  • Accommodations
  • Academic concessions
  • Confidentiality
  • Disruptive behaviors