SSC Help Center

SSC Help Center

The SSC Help Center serves as an information source for available community and campus resources. We offer support services essential for actively learning, working, and living in the community and coordinate supportive services for students seeking information and referral for mental health and substance abuse needs.

Mental Wellness Tips


Free Counseling Services for all SSC Students

If you are facing emotional difficulties, struggling with anxiety, dealing with relationship problems, having adjustment issues, in need of crisis intervention, or have any other mental health concerns, we encourage you to make an appointment for a confidential counseling session today. To sign up email:

How we can help

The SSC Help Center offers help and information to students in many areas including

  • Counseling Referrals
  • Mental Health
  • College Health and Safety
  • Academic Success
  • Resume writing
  • Career Planning
  • SSC Student Organizations
  • Scholarships
  • Campus Activities

Counseling, treatment and rehabilitation programs

A variety of programs are available for referral of those having an alcohol and/or drug problem. Some of the programs available provide counseling while others are more comprehensive providing inpatient programs of various lengths.

Resources in the college area include:

  • Tri-City Substance Abuse Center - Seminole (405)382-1112
  • Chemical Abuse Prevention Program Wewoka Indian Health Center (405) 257-6281
  • Healthy Life/Chickasaw Nation- (580) 332-6345
  • Red Rock Behavioral Health Services - Shawnee (405)275-7100
  • Rolling Hills Hospital - Ada (877)978-1833
  • CREOKS Behavioral Health Services - Shawnee (405) 275-1844
  • Gateway to Prevention-Seminole (405) 395-4357 Shawnee- (405) 273-1170

Other available hotlines


  • Human Trafficking Helpline (CONFIDENTIAL):  
    • local 405-212-3377
    • toll-free national: 855-674-4767 
  • Teenline 800-522-8336
  • Drug Awareness 800-622-HELP(4357)
  • Reachout Hotline 800-522-9054
  • Target 800-366-6667
  • AIDS 800-535-AIDS(2437)
  • Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault 800-522-7233
  • House of Hope Domestic Violence Program Office 405-275-3176, Emergency Shelter 405-878-HOPE(4673)
  • Suicide Prevention
  • Tobacco Helpline 800-QUIT NOW (784-8669)
  • Veterans Crisis Line: 800-273-8255 Or visit

Off-campus resources

  • Eating Disorders Awareness and Prevention: 1-800-931-2237
  • For Grieving and Loss- GriefShare:1-800-395-5755
  • LGBTQIA+ National Hotline: 1-888-843-4564
  • National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-SAFE
  • National Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-HOPE (4673)
  • S.A.F.E. (Self Abuse Finally Ends): 1-800-DONT-CUT
  • Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-827-7571

Crisis Textlines


  • Text "LISTEN" to 741-741
  • Text "ANSWER" to 839-863
  • Text "WeCanHelpUs" to 303-64

Contact the SSC Help Center:

Christal Knowles
SSC Help Center Coordinater
Location: David Boren Library Room 102