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Madison Alcoholics Anonymous  12-Step Recovery from alcoholism (608) 222-8989

Al-Anon Family Groups Support in the Madison area for those affected by another’s substance abuse/dependence. Click "Meetings"

SMART Recovery of Madison Alternative to AA self-help meetings for recovery from alcohol and/or other drugs (608) 520-0458

Wisconsin Tobacco Quit line

Provides phone consultation and free medication to individuals who want to quit smoking

(800) QUIT-NOW

(800) 784-8669



Drug Detox Centers in Wisconsin


Wide range of services available for individuals struggling with substance use

2914 Industrial Drive

(877) 661-9051

NewStart  Affiliated w/Meriter Hospital; Assessment; Court-related services; Detox, Inpatient & Outpatient Services 1015 Gammon Lane  (608) 417-8144

Gateway Recovery UW Health; intensive and regular outpatient; groups; legal/court-related assessment 25 Kessel Court, Suite 200 (608) 278-8270

Connections Counseling Outpatient services only; University Student specialty 5005 University Ave Suite 100 (608) 233-2100 (ext 10 to make an appointment)

Journey Mental Health Center Clinical Assessment Unit, 49 Kessel Ct. (608) 280-2700

Lake Monona Psychotherapy & Recovery Center 900 John Nolen Drive (Outpatient services) (608) 256-5030


For immediate harm situations, call 9-1-1 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room.

24-Hour Crisis Line of Dane County
(608) 280-2600

Crisis Text Line (available 24/7 nationally)
Text HELLO to 741-741

National Suicide Prevention Hotline
(800) 273-8255

National 24-hour LGBT Crisis Hotline
(866) 488-7386
The Trevor Project website

Veterans Crisis Line
(800) 273-8255 (Press 1)
or confidential chat at 

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention This website provides information about suicide and suicide prevention. It is helpful to individuals who are depressed, considering suicide, to survivors of suicide, and to those concerned about a friend or loved one.

The JED Foundation, Half of Us
These websites provide suicide prevention & mental health information for college students.
(800) 273-TALK
(800) 273-8255


University of Wisconsin Hospital
(608) 263-6400
600 Highland Ave. Madison 53792
Emergency Room (608) 262-2398
Psychiatric Unit (B6/5) (608) 263-7525

UnityPoint Health Meriter
(608) 417-6000
202 South Park Street Madison 53715
Emergency Room (608) 417-6206 
Psychiatric Unit (1 East) (608) 417-5330

SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital
(608) 251-6100
700 South Park Street Madison 53715
Emergency Room (608) 251-6100
Psychiatric Unit (608) 258-6697

William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital
(608) 256-1901 | (888) 478-8321
2500 Overlook Terrace Madison 53705
Veterans Crisis Line (800) 273-8255 (press 1)
24 Hour Telephone Care Service (888) 598-7793


Rogers Memorial Hospital 
(608) 238-4411
406 Science Drive Suite 110
Madison, WI 53711

Madison Eating Disorders Support Group
(608) 221-0146
Meets at Covenant Presbyterian Church (group is not affiliated with the church) 326 S. Segoe Road

Overeaters Anonymous, click Find a Meeting

National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA)
Under Help & Support click Find Treatment
NEDA Help Line:  (800) 931-2237
Mon - Thur 9am - 9pm ET and Fri 9am - 5pm ET
For crisis situations, text NEDA to 741741 available 24/7
(to be connected with a trained volunteer at the Crisis Text Line)


24-hour LGBT Crisis Hotline
TREVORLIFELINE (part of The Trevor Project)
(866) 488-7386

UW-Madison LGBT Campus Center
2nd Floor Memorial Union, 800 Langdon St, Madison, WI
Social events, mentor program, library & other resources for UW students
(608) 265-3344

South Central Wisconsin's LGBT Community Center
Off-campus community resource; offers peer counseling, support groups, referral assistance, volunteer opportunities and more!
2701 International Lane, Suite 101, Madison, WI
(608) 255-8582

The Genderbread Person

Half of Us

It Gets Better Project


​If in an emergency, call 911. To report an incident to the City of Madison Police, call (608) 225-2345. To report an incident to the college, contact Melissa Mael in the Dean of Students Office at
(608) 663-2212, or Edgewood College Security at (608) 663-4321.

If you would like to discuss your options for reporting in a confidential manner, the following are our on-campus confidential resources:

  • ​Rape Crisis Center, (608) 251-7273
    (Ask for the Edgewood College counselor/advocate)
  • ​Personal Counseling Services, (608) 663-4148

  • Health Services, (608) 663-8334

  • Mary Klink, Director for Spiritual Life, (608) 663-3451

Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (DAIS)
Services include their 24-hour help line, (608) 251-4445, legal services, support groups, safety planning, emergency shelter

How to get a restraining order in Wisconsin

Circle of 6
The Circle of 6 app "lets you choose up to 6 trusted friends to add to your circle. If you get into an uncomfortable or risky situation, use Circle of 6 to automatically send your circle a pre-programmed SMS alert message, with your exact location. It’s quick. It’s discreet. Two taps is all it takes."

End Domestic Abuse Wisconsin

Family Service Madison
Comprehensive Anti-Violence Services for Survivors and Perpetrators
(608) 252-1320
128 E. Olin Avenue, Madison


S.A.F.E. (Self Abuse Finally Ends)
1-800-DONTCUT (1-800-366-8288)
6:00 a.m. to midnight, central time, 7-days-a-week

Half of Us


Arboretum Counseling Center for Psychotherapy & Sex Therapy
(608) 276-0111
921 Chapel Hill Rd, Madison, WI 53711

Midwest Center for Psychotherapy & Sex Therapy
(608) 237-8000
6300 University Ave, Middleton, WI 53562

Sonas Behavioral Health LLC
(608) 204-6076
6402 Odana Rd, Madison, WI 53719


Sex Addicts Anonymous (SAA) Self-Help

SAA Madison

Sexaholics Anonymous (SA)

Sexual Compulsives Anonymous

S-Anon Wisconsin Helpline 
(800) 210-8141 (10am – 2pm, M - F Central time)
On-line resource and meeting information for those whose lives have been affected by someone else’s sexual behavior

12-Step recovery support for those whose lives have been affected by another’s sexually compulsive behavior


Please note that you should always check with your insurance carrier if you would like insurance to cover the services. You can do this by calling the number on the back of your insurance card and asking to speak with someone regarding Behavioral or Mental Health.

Edgewood Family Center
(608) 663-6154
8025 Excelsior Drive, Suite 110, Madison, WI 53717

Family Therapy Center of Madison
(608) 276-9191
700 Rayovac Drive, Suite 220, Madison, WI
Capitol Square office:
14 W. Mifflin Street, Suite 210, Madison, WI

Harmonia, Madison Center for Psychotherapy
(608) 255-8838
406 N. Pinkney Street, Madison, WI

Integral Psychology Center
(608) 255-9330
1619 Monroe Street, Madison, WI

Isthmus Psychotherapy & Psychiatry
(608) 256-6570
222 S. Bedford Street, Madison, WI

Madison Psychiatric Associates
(608) 274-0355
5534 Medical Circle, Madison, WI

Madison Counseling Services
(608) 257-0800
1050 Regent Street, Suite 204, Madison, WI
(close to UW campus)

The Psychology Center
(608) 833-9290
7617 Mineral Point Road, Suite 300, Madison, WI

Counseling Psychology Training Clinic
(608) 265-8779
Room 316 Educational Science Building
1025 W. Johnson Street, Madison, WI

Psychology Research and Training Clinic
(608) 262-5925
Brogden Building, room 351
1202 W. Johnson Street, Madison, WI

Women’s Psychotherapy Centre of Wisconsin
(608) 255-4747
16 N. Carroll Street, Suite 710, Madison, WI

Family Service Madison
(608) 252-1320
128 E. Olin Avenue, Madison, WI

Mental Health Solutions
(608) 829-1800
7633 Ganser Way, Suite 204, Madison, WI

Connections Counseling
(608) 233-2100 ext. 10
5005 University Ave., Suite 100, Madison, WI

SSMHealth Dean Medical Group
Note: Dean has several clinic locations to choose from; go to the website for specific information

Group Health Cooperative
(608) 828-4853
Note: GHC has several clinic locations to choose from; call or go to the website for specific information

UWHealth Psychiatry and Psychology
(608) 263-6100
Wisconsin Psychiatric Institute and Clinic (WISPIC) 
6001 Research Park Blvd., Madison, WI

Wisconsin Department of Health Services | Mental Health - Care and Coverage


Psychiatrists most commonly prescribe psychotropic medications. However, some may also provide psychotherapy services.

Access Community Health Centers
Joyce and Marshall Erdman Clinic
(608) 443-5480
2202 S Park Street, Madison, WI

Wingra Family Medical Center
(608) 263-3111
1102 S Park Street, Madison, WI


Ujima Program
(608) 280-2519 or (608) 280-2700
49 Kessel Court, Madison, WI
Services are dedicated to promoting the self identity and quality of life of African American families who are affected by alcohol and other drug abuse, trauma, and other mental health related issues.

Centro Hispano of Dane County
(608) 255-3018
810 W. Badger Road, Madison, WI
Provides Social services and support

Kajsiab House
(608) 280-4760
Kajsiab House was developed for the Hmong community, as a place in which families can be safe, express and experience their culture, as well as increase their understanding and the ability to live successfully within an American cultural context.  A program of Journey Mental Health Center,

Southeast Asian Outreach
(608) 280-2560
Services designed to make mental health services more accessible and acceptable to Southeast Asian individuals and families in Dane County. A program of the Mental Health Center of Dane County.  A program of Journey Mental Health Center.


Apps can be used to promote relaxation, build healthy habits, and better understand your mental health. While these are not substitutes for therapy, the apps below are ones you may find helpful.

Given that these are not maintained by Personal Counseling Services or Edgewood College, this list is subject to change. Please follow the links to learn more about a particular app from its creator.


Stress & Anxiety

Virtual Hope Box

Stress Check

Stop, Breathe, Think

Breathe Deep

Insight Timer

Simply Being – Guided Meditation

Relax Melodies

Simply Yoga Free


Guided Mind

Relax Meditation


Calm Mind

7 Second Meditation



T2 Mood Tracker

Mood 24/7

Gratitude & Happiness: A Self-Help Journal for Thoughts & Mood Tracking





Sleep Cycle



PTSD Coach

Moving Forward 


Disordered Eating

Recovery Record


Medication Use



Suicide Prevention

A Friend Asks

Suicide Safety Plan






Appointments can be made by calling (608) 663-4148 or at our reception desk in Dominican 122.

Fax: (608) 663-2278

Campus Map

Map to The Wellness Center - use the Lakeside entrance facing Lake Wingra and the Siena Apartments


Summer Hours

Monday – Thursday
8:00 - 4:30pm
(closed noon to 1:00)

8:00 - 12:00

Therapy sessions are by appointment only over the summer; please call to schedule.