Emergency Mental Health Resources

Emergency psychiatric services are available via the St. Claire Regional Medical Center Emergency Room.

Emotional State Kit

Resources for developing emotionally responsive leaders and supporting teams in times of crisis. Download the PDF for resources for developing emotional responsive leaders and supporting teams in times of crisis.

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Lexington Medical Society Physician Wellness Program (PWP)

GME has contracted with a psychology group to provide support for our residents and fellows. This psychology group is not affiliated with University of Kentucky so services won’t be billed to health insurance and services are completely confidential. Services include individual counseling, couples/family sessions, and sessions with spouse/partners alone. These confidential and free counseling services are available to any UK resident or fellow (not just physicians!). For appointments call (859) 218-5862.

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Free Mental Health Counseling

UK Work+Life Connections (W+LC) offers employees 5 free therapy sessions. They are external to the University, offer late afternoon, evening, and weekend hours, and learners can reach out to them directly to schedule an appointment. UK employees, including spouses, sponsored dependents, and children are eligible for 5 total sessions with the therapy partners at no cost to the employee or their family. Please see the title link for further information.

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