Resources at Yale

Yale Health Student Wellness
Find information about student wellness resources offered by the Yale Health Center.

Yale Mental Health and Counseling
Learn about the services available from mental health professionals here at Yale.

Sexual Harassment and Assault Response & Education (SHARE) Center at Yale
SHARE is available to students at Yale who are dealing with sexual misconduct of any kind. Responders are Yale mental health professionals, and all calls are confidential.

Yale Stress Center
The Yale Stress Center utilizes an integrated mind-brain-body framework in evaluation, treatment and prevention of stress-related diseases and conditions.

Nutrition Counseling
Nutrition consultations are available for anyone who would benefit from individualized diet recommendations. These recommendations can help address medical concerns, or can focus on ways to promote overall health and wellness.

Payne Whitney Gym
All Yale students have a free membership to Payne Whitney Gym, and have access to a wide variety of exercise equipment and facilities.

Yale Chaplain’s Office
The Chaplain's Office provides pastoral care to members of the Yale community, regardless of faith. Even if you are not a member of a church, they are excellent resources for counseling.

Joseph Slifka Center for Jewish Life at Yale
The Slifka Center supports the active, vibrant, and diverse Jewish community at Yale. They offer a number of resources, from kosher dining and religious services to performing arts and project grants.

McDougal Center Graduate Student Life
Graduate Student Life offers programs, services, and resources to all of the graduate and professional students at Yale.

Resources Outside of Yale

American Bar Association Lawyer Assistance Programs
The ABA Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs offers resources for handling alcoholism, chemical dependencies, stress, depression and other emotional health issues. They also maintain a confidential listerv for recovering law students.

American Bar Association Resources for Law Students and Law Schools

Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs (COLAP) Podcast on The Path to Law Student Well-Being
The Path to Law Student Well-Being features law students and legal educators discussing relevant issues concerning character and fitness, mental health, and substance use disorders.

Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs (COLAP) Podcast on Lawyers' Voices of Recovery
Lawyers’ Voices of Recovery features lawyers sharing their struggles with addiction and other mental health challenges.

One Village Healing
One Village Healing offers free and donation based guided meditations based in the heart of Downtown New Haven.

Law Lifeline
Law Lifeline offers information tailored to a law school student’s emotional health needs, and addresses topics such as depression, anxiety, stress, and chemical dependency.

Lawyers Concerned for Lawyers
LCL is a lawyer-funded, lawyer-supported resource for members of the Connecticut legal community, including law students. LCL offers information and resources regarding substance abuse, mental health issues, and more.

The Path to Law Student Well-Being: A Podcast Series
"The Path to Law Student Well-Being" is a new podcast serie sponsored by the ABA Commission on Lawyer Assistance Programs and Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar.