From October 9 through 13, our website will be purple in support of “Turn the Campus Purple” week, an annual campaign to raise awareness for dating and domestic violence. Visit http://endsexualviolence.rutgers.edu/events-programs/ for featured events throughout the week.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 800-274-TALK (8255)
NJ Hope Line: 855-654-6735
National Crisis Text Line: Text KNIGHTS to 741741; If you are a person of color you can also text STEVE to 741741.
In cases of emergencies during office hours, call CAPS at 848-932-7884 or go to 17 Senior Street on the College Ave campus to be seen as soon as possible. When CAPS is closed, Acute Psychiatric Service provides 24-hour emergency service for local residents. 855-515-5700. If you live outside of Middlesex county you should contact the nearest hospital emergency department.
Jill Richards, Psy.D.
Director of Caps
Dr. Richards is responsible for providing leadership and oversight to all aspects of Counseling, ADAP & Psychiatric Services (CAPS).