Experiencing trauma, stress, anxiety, or other challenges following the August 12 attacks?
Find the support you need.
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Local licensed therapists are offering free or affordable care.
Call the referral line for confidential and anonymous help.
M-F, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
After hours messages will be returned within one business day.
Pro bono phone and video conference support from community care resources, healers, spiritual care providers, pastoral care providers, and therapists nationwide.
Telephone mental health for POC
Namira Islam, Muslim Anti-Racist Collaborative, 248-974-9623
Telephone mental health provided by licensed clinicians in New York
Dr. Evie Rappaport, 647-456-3064, firstname.lastname@example.org
Free EMDR therapy for anyone impacted by the August 12 violence
Up to 5 pro bono sessions (available throughout the state of Virginia) through the Central Virginia Trauma Recovery Network
Kris Santa Maria, LCSW, 434-249-1304
Jefferson-Madison Regional Library and Resilient Charlottesville, counseling in response to the events of August 12
Speak with a professional counselor at the Central Library:
August 23, 2017, 9 a.m. - 9 p.m.
August 24, 2017, 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
August 25, 2017, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
August 26, 2017, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
The Women's Initiative, free walk-in clinics every week for women, trans & gender nonconforming/non-binary people
Clinicians & Advocates of Color Collective, services under development
Shelly Wood, MSW, email@example.com
Counseling Alliance of Virginia (CAVA), complimentary counseling from mental health clinicians in Charlottesville
Individual sessions, Sundays, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., August 27, September 10, 17, and 24
Group sessions, Tuesdays, 6 p.m. -7:30 p.m., August 29, September 5 and 12
Call to schedule, 434-220-0333