Mental Health

Do you need someone to talk to?

AWL works with MindPeace to serve our student and family mental health needs. If you would like help connecting to mental health services, please contact Jill Smith at 513-363-7819 or

There is great excitement as we enter the summer months, but sometimes that excitement fades and some people start to feel lonely, stressed, sad and/or overwhelmed. Click here for a few tips to help you through the summer.

Stay Tuned for the announcement of our new AWL Mental Health partner.

For a moment of calm, visit MindPeace's Virtual Calming Rooms

Mental Health Resources

  • If you, your student, or anyone else you know is in a life-threatening mental health crisis, call 911.

  • If your student is experiencing a non-life threatening mental health crisis and you need direction on next steps to stay safe, we urge you to call the Psychiatric Intake Response Center (PIRC) at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. The PIRC line is 513.636.4124. This line is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

  • Text - Text “NAMI” to 741-741 for access to 24/7 mental health crisis counseling via text.

  • Suicide Crisis Support: Local: Call 513-281-CARE (2273) or text 4Hope to 839863 for help

  • National Crisis Line: Text 741741 or call 1-800-273-8255 when in crisis. Available 24/7. National Suicide Prevention Lifeline website

No hablas inglés? Encuentra ayuda en el sitio web de Suicide Prevention Lifeline o llamada 1-888-628-9454.