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Crisis and support resources for healthcare professionals

Suicide can be prevented. If you or someone you know is experiencing mental health distress and/or is in crisis, support is available. Here's a list of hotlines and resources. Find more resources at afsp.org/resources.

Crisis Resources

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Available 24/7

Crisis Text Line
Text TALK to 741-741
Available 24/7

Physician Support Line
1 (888) 409-0141
Open 7 days a week, 8:00AM - 1:00AM ET
Psychiatrists helping our US physician colleagues and medical students navigate the many intersections of our personal and professional lives. Free & Confidential. No appointment necessary.

Non-Crisis Support Resources

Emotional PPE Project – The Emotional PPE Project connects healthcare workers in need with licensed mental health professionals who can help. No cost. No insurance. Just a trained professional to talk to.

Federation State Physician Health Programs COVID – Virtual recovery groups and more.

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