And the time came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

-Anais Nin

Check out these Marywood websites for additional student services:

Campus Ministry

Career Services

Student Health Services

Student Support Services

Office of Retention and Advising


Off Campus Resources:

ULifeline --- Use the links on this page to learn the facts about common emotional health issues, warning signs of problems and ways to take control and feel better

MoodGym --- an online cognitive-behavioral interactive web site developed by the Australian National University. It is designed to prevent and decrease symptoms of depression. --- a free anxiety self-help site.


Unabridged Student Counseling Virtual Pamphlet Collection --- downloadable pamphlets and information on a wide range of topics, including anger management, eating disorders, study skills, sleep, relationship issues, and grief.


Alcoholics Anonymous --- a self help organization dedicated to providing assistance for those with alcohol abuse issues.


Narcotics Anonymous --- intended for those with other substance abuse issues.


Smart Recovery --- another online resource for addictive behaviors.


Pamphets and written materials concerning mental health and personal growth are available at The Counseling/Student Development Center which is located in the McGowan Center 1017. The Center's office hours are Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:30 PM.