Community Resources

Find Therapists and Psychiatrists in and Around Greenville

Visit the Psychology Today Web site, and select “Find a Therapist.” Then, type in Furman’s zip code (29613). This search will provide a long list of local providers. You can narrow the list by selecting filters on the left-hand side of the page (including treatment specialties, types of insurance accepted, etc.). When you select a profile by clicking on a photo, you will find a statement written by the provider, as well as information about the provider’s education, cost, and credentials.

Resources for Victims of Sexual Assault and Domestic Violence

  • The Julie Valentine Center helps victims of rape and sexual assault. Services are free of charge, and include rape crisis intervention, adult therapy, survivor support groups, child advocacy, and more.
  • Safe Harbor provides no-cost services for victims of domestic violence and their children, including prevention programs, a 24-hour help line (800-291-2139), counseling, an emergency shelter, and transitional housing.

Crisis Support

  • CrisisLine (24-7 support, provided by Mental Health America of Greenville County): 864-271-8888.
  • National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (24-7 support provided nationwide): 800-273-8255.
  • Anyone can text with a trained counselor 24-7 at the Crisis Text Line, by texting “HOME” to 741741.
  • For teens and young adults in crisis, The Jed Foundation offers a specialized texting support service through the Crisis Text Line. Text “START” to 741741.
  • For students of color in crisis, The Steve Fund offers a specialized texting support service through the Crisis Text Line. Text “STEVE” to 741741.
  • For students with eating-related concerns in crisis, the National Eating Disorders Association offers a specialized texting support service through the Crisis Text Line. Text “NEDA” to 741741.
  • For LGBTQ students in crisis, the TREVOR Project offers a Lifeline (1-866-488-7386), a texting option (text “Start” to 678678), and a chat option (accessible by computer, at www.thetrevorproject.org/get-help-now/). All options are available 24-7.
  • The National Eating Disorders Association also offers a Helpline (800-931-2237), available Monday-Thursday, 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. ET, and¬†Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET.
  • The Jed Foundation also offers a Helpline (800-273-8255).

Evidenced-Based Information About Mental Health