Contact Us


Dr. April Smith

Associate Professor
Department of Psychology
Miami University
Oxford, OH 45056
Phone: (513) 529-3751

Shelby Ortiz

Graduate Student

Natalie Perkins

Graduate Student

Shruti Shankar-Ram

Graduate Student

William Grunewald

Graduate Student

Nikhil Singh

Graduate Student

Jacob Chamberlin

Project Coordinator


Lab Manager: William Grunewald

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Crisis Resources

If you are in crisis or thinking of harming yourself in any way, please contact one of the following resources or reach out to a trusted family member or friend. If someone you know is in crisis, encourage them to contact one of the following resources. Many of the following resources also offer support and advice for how to help someone else in crisis. 


National Suicide Crisis Line: 1-800-273-TALK (8255)

National Crisis Text Line: 741741

Veterans Crisis Line: 1-800-273-8255 (press 1)

Spanish speaking suicide hotline: 1-800-SUICIDA (1-800-784-2432)

Trans Lifeline: 1-877-565-8860

Community Counseling and Crisis Center: 513-523-4146

Additional Resources: 

American Association of Suicidology

International Society for the Study of Self-injury

Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapy


Eating Disorder Resources

National Eating Disorders Association

Academy for Eating Disorders


Counseling Resources

Miami University Student Counseling Services

Phone: 513-529-4634

About: offers students up to 3 free counseling sessions per year. Available to Miami University students, faculty, and staff.

Community Counseling and Crisis Center

Phone: 513-242-7600

Psychology Clinic

Phone: 513-529-2423

About: located on the ground floor of the Psychology Building. Serves all Oxford and surrounding area community members. Offers services on a sliding fee scale.