CMHC Crisis Line is a confidential service of CMHC that offers an opportunity for UT-Austin students to talk with trained counselors about urgent concerns. A counselor is available every day of the year, including holidays. You can call us when you want, at your convenience. Our telephone counselors will spend time addressing your immediate concerns. Our telephone counselors also have specific training in responding to crisis situations.
Common Reasons Students Call
Concerns About Others
If you have concerns about a student, faculty, or staff member in the UT-Austin community, contact the 24-hour Behavior Concerns Advice Line (BCAL) at 512-232-5050. The BCAL line was developed by UT-Austin in order to provide a central resource for those who are concerned about an individual and are not sure how to help them.
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