To help students, faculty, and staff cope with the horrific tragedy that occurred Sunday night, the University Libraries will be hosting therapy dogs from Love Dog Adventures on Tuesday, Oct. 3 from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. and 2:30-4:30 p.m. in the Research Consultation Room at Lied Library.
Student Counseling Resources
Student Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is available to any member of the campus community and provides a variety of confidential services such as individual, couple, and group counseling. Students are encouraged to call the CAPS office to schedule an initial appointment.
An on-call counselor is available during open hours to see students who have an immediate need and to consult with faculty and staff. For more information call (702) 895-3627 or visit the Student Counseling and Psychological Services website.
Faculty and Staff Counseling Resources
Counseling and support services are available to faculty and staff through the Employee Assistance Program (EAP). EAP is a confidential assessment and referral program to help individuals with personal and work-related issues. Consultants are available 24 hours-a-day, every day, all year long. For more information call 877-234-5151 or visit the Employee Assistance page.
For more information on how to cope with the aftermath of a mass shooting, visit this resource guide from the American Psychological Association: http://www.apa.org/helpcenter/mass-shooting.aspx#.