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Mental Health Services:
Lima Counseling and Consultation Services
Ohio State Lima will provide free mental health services for OSU students through the Lima Counseling and Consultation Services offices. If you would like to schedule an appointment, please contact one of our therapists.

Samantha Haudenschield, Psy.D.
419-995-8272
Haudenschield.11@osu.edu

Gail Nelson, MSW, LSW
419-995-8696
Nelson.700@osu.edu

Some of the issues that may be addressed include: Homesickness, struggles with career choices, trouble in relationships, thoughts of suicide, violence, drugs and alcohol, pregnancy, death in family, financial pressures, gender identity, and mental illness. Some of these issues can be quickly addressed with minimal follow-up required, while others will many times involve longer-term counseling combined with additional services to assist the student. If additional services are needed, students will be referred to local mental health agencies for further assistance.

If you need to speak with someone please do not hesitate to call: 419-995-8698 or 419-995-8272

If you need immediate assistance and you cannot reach one of our counselors, please contact emergency services:
  • We Care Crisis Center (Lima): 1-800-567-HOPE (24/7 crisis hotline and walk-in clinic)
  • National Suicide Hotline: 1-800-SUICIDE
  • If you need immediate assistance, please call 9-1-1 for help in your area.