Staff and faculty can access services through UK Human Resources work life and well being. Students have access to services through the UK Counseling Center. 

If you need to talk with a mental health clinician after business hours or on the weekend, during holidays or during university closings, you can call 859-257-8701, select option #1, and you will be connected to a clinician. 

Mental health conversations are accessible through Talkspace, free of charge for UK students. Accessible from any smartphone phone or computer, using Talkspace comes with a number of perks including: unlimited texting with your therapist between sessions, ability to send audio and video notes to a therapist, 33% of therapists are of color, 32% of therapists identify as LGBTQ+, 27 languages represented in the therapist network. 

College of Medicine medical students, graduate students, residents, and fellows have access to our in-house psychologist, Jamie Hopkins, and to The Woodland Group.