Michigan Medicine Office of Counseling and Workplace Resilience

Helping Our Frontline in Times of Crisis

As members of our healthcare community, we recognize the unprecedented crisis created by the COVID-19 pandemic and the commitment each and every one of you has made. Our office is committed to helping all faculty and staff and your families through this crisis. We can find strength in our values of caring, teamwork, innovation, and integrity by connecting to the powerful work and relationships that sustain us.

COVID-19 Stress Resource Team - Call 734-763-5409 for Support

Our office is partnering with many collaborators across Michigan Medicine and the U-M community to provide coordinated, compassionate and confidential support to healthcare professionals and their families. 

  • In-person support options are available 
  • Virtual check-ins - video or phone sessions
  • Support and coping groups
  • For information, resources, and updates regarding mental and emotional well-being, visit the Wellness Office COVID-19 Well-Being Help Center.

Crisis Services

If you or someone you know is in immediate danger and need help now:


  • Dial 911
  • Call U-M Psychiatric Emergency Services: (734) 936-5900
  • Go to the nearest hospital emergency room


  • Call the toll-free National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) where you will be connected to a confidential counselor

  • Text UMICH to 741741 to connect with a confidential counselor at the Crisis Text Line
  • Visit CrisisChat.org
  • Call the Veteran’s Crisis Line at 1-800-273-8255, press 1.  You may also send a text to 838255.
  • Call the Trevor Lifeline at 1-866-488-7386, or text TREVOR to 1-202-304-1200.