Counseling Services

DSCC Counselors are available to assist with student development and student success, helping students make wise personal and professional choices.

Sexual Assault

You may confidentially report sexual assault to a DSCC Counselor.

An institutional  complaint can be filed directly with either or both of the following:

Follow the link below to resources for victims of sexual misconduct and the DSCC Sexual Assault Awareness, Prevention, and Survivor Guide.

Alcohol and Drug Abuse

Be aware of the health risks associated with the use of illegal drugs and alcohol.

Rethink Drinking

Do you need help?

Contact a counselor for a referral or seek help from CACAO in Jackson, Dyersburg Regional Medical Center, Northwest Counseling Center, Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous.


 

Suicide & Depression

Call 911 if you or someone you know is considering suicide, contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255) or 1-855-274-7471 or text "TN" to 741741. Online go to www.CRISISTEXTLINE.org.

Depression and Suicide Prevention Student Guide

Tennessee Suicide Prevention Network (TSPN)

Reach out to a DSCC Counselor for more information on the following topics:

Coping Strategies

Managing Depression

Reducing Anxiety

Test Taking Tips

Tobacco Cessation

Dyersburg State facilities and most employers are now tobacco free. Get free information and counseling to stop and stay stopped. Call 1-800-Quit-Now (1-800-784-8669) or join the program online.