OTC Counseling Services Office Hours

Springfield Campus

Monday – Thursday

7:30a.m. to 5:30p.m.


8:00a.m. to 4:30p.m.

If you are experiencing a crisis and need assistance immediately please contact 911 or these hotlines:

National Suicide Crisis Line:  1-800-273-TALK (8255) Is answered 24 hours a day and calls are transferred to cities all across the country to connect individuals with a trained professional who is based locally for the caller.

State of Missouri Crisis Hotline for Hearing Impaired:  1-888-380-3328 (TTY)

Trevor Hotline for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, and Questioning:  1-866-488-7386

Veterans Crisis Line:  1-800-273-8255 and press 1.  You can also text to 838255

Local Crisis Hotline for the Springfield, Missouri surrounding area:  417-761-5555 (Burrell Behavioral Health)

National Domestic Violence Hotline:  1-800-799-SAFE (7233) or TTY 1-800-787-3224

Crisis text line: Text HOME to 741741