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Sexual Misconduct

Resources

The Hattiesburg Campus

If you would like to speak to one of the Coordinators from the Title IX office, you can reach them at 601.266.6804 or 601.266.4671, and their office is in Cook Library Rm. 129. Feel free to stop by the office or call with any questions or concerns related to Title IX, sexual misconduct, or sexual discrimination.

 

Additionally, staff from Title IX often host events such as "Lunch and Learns" and other educational workshops. If you are interested in someone from Title IX coming to speak to your group or host an educational session at the Hattiesburg campus, please email Dr. Rebecca Malley at rebecca.malleyFREEMississippi

 

 

 
Services Provided: 
  • Individual Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • 24/7 line to reach the on-call counselor

Costs: Free

Location:Bond Hall East (behind parking garage) Contact information:

 

Phone Numbers: 601-606-HELP (Counselor on Call), 601-606-4357, 601-266-4829 (To Make an Appointment)

Website: https://www.usm.edu/student-counseling-services 


USM Community Counseling & Assessment Clinic

Services Provided: 

  • Counseling
  • Psychological Assessments
  • Substance Abuse Evaluations

Costs: Sliding scale based on income

Location:  Owings-McQuagge Hall (OMH) 213

Contact Information:

Phone- 601-266-4601

Website-: https://www.usm.edu/counseling-psychology-clinic

           

 

 Services Provided: 

  • Individual and group therapy using empirically supported or empirically based methods
  • Psychological assessment and evaluation services

Costs:  Sliding Scale

Location: Owings-McQuagge Hall (OMH) 210

Contact Information:

Phone- 601-266-4588

Website--  https://www.usm.edu/psychology-clinic

 

 

 

Services Provided:

  • 24-Hour Toll-Free Domestic Abuse Crisis Line
  • Temporary Shelter for Domestic Abuse Victims 
  • Information, Referral, and Advocacy for Victims
  • Victim/Survivor Counseling
  • Aftercare Case Management
  • Children’s program (therapeutic child care, crisis counseling)
  • Domestic violence intervention programs for abusers

Locations:

Shelter Locations:  Forrest and Jones Counties

Service Area:  Covington, Forrest, Greene, Jasper, Jones, Jefferson Davis, Lamar, Marion, Perry, Smith, Wayne.

Contact Information:

Phone- 800-649-1092

Website-- http://www.domesticabusefamilyshelter.org/ 
 

 

 Services Offered

  • 24-Hour Crisis Line (601-264-7777)
  • Emergency Domestic Violence Shelter
  • Rape Crisis Response in hospitals
  • Court advocacy and accompaniment
  • Housing assistance
  • Adult and children’s counseling
  • Children’s program and therapeutic preschool
  • Cost:  Free

Location- 507 North 37th Avenue, Hattiesburg MS 39401 

Contact Information-

Phone-601-264-7078

Website-www.theshafercenter.info

 

 

 Phone-  888-987-9011/601-948-0555

Website-:  http://www.mscasa.org

Services Offered:

  • 24 Hour Rape Crisis Hotline:  800-656-HOPE (4673)
  • Training and assistance to member programs, criminal justice/healthcare, colleges, and universities
  • Referrals to nine rape crisis centers

Costs Involved:   No costs. 

 

 

 Services Offered:

  • 24/7 Support
  • 24/7 Advice through Hotline (800-656-HOPE)
  • 24 Hour Online Hotline (http://online.rainn.org/)
  • Referrals to local counseling centers
  • Site for specialized information, including:
  • Statistics
  • Self-help materials

Costs Involved-   No costs. 

Contact Information:

Phone- 800-656-HOPE (4673)

Website- https://rainn.org/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Services Provided in Title IX Cases: 

  • Respond to reports of Title IX incidents
  • Interview complainant about incident
  • Explain options for pursuing criminal investigation
  • Investigate reported incidents
  • Facilitate contact with Title IX Office

Costs: Free

Location:

Bond Hall, Ground Floor

Contact Information:

Phone- 

  • 911 (Emergency assistance)
  • 601-266-4986 (non-emergency)

Website--  http://www.usm.edu/police

 

 

 

 

Services Offered by All Departments:

  • Response
  • Investigation
  • Resource Referral

Contact & Location Information:

 

 

 

Location:  701 James Street, Hattiesburg, MS 39401

Phone- 601-544-7900 (non-emergencies)

 

 

 

 

Location-  55 Arena Drive, Hattiesburg, MS 39401

Phone-- 601-544-7800

Website-- http://forrestcountyms.us/?page_id=158

 

 

 

 

205 Main Street, Purvis, MS 39475

Phone-- 601-794-7800

Website--http://sheriff.lamarcounty.com/

 

 

 

 

(Various locations)

Phone- 601-987-1212

Website-- http://www.dps.state.ms.us/

 

 

 

 

 

Services Provided: 

  • Health Exams
  • STD/STI screening & counseling
  • Referrals to other medical providers and support resources

Costs: 

$20 provider fee for students

$25 provider fee for faculty/staff with State of MS insurance

$42 provider fee for faculty/staff with other insurance

****all lab work, x-rays, procedures & prescriptions are at additional charges

Location:  Moffitt Health Center, in Scott Hall (Century Park South)

Hours of Service: Medical Staff Hours:  Monday-Weds 8-5; Thurs 9-5; Friday 8-4:30

Contact Information:

Phone-  601-266-5390

Website-: https://www.usm.edu/student-health-services

 

 

 

Services Provided: 

SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Exam)

Costs Involved:   No costs.   Services will not appear on medical insurance benefits statement.

Location:

6051 US Highway 49

Hattiesburg, MS 39402

Contact Information:

Phone-  601-288-7000

Website-- http://www.forresthealth.org/our-locations/forrest-general-hospital/

 

 

 

 

Services Provided: 

SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Exam)

Costs Involved:   No costs.  Services will not appear on medical insurance benefits statement.

Location:

5001 Hardy Street

Hattiesburg, MS 39402

Contact Information:

Phone-  601-268-8000

Website-- http://www.merithealthwesley.com/Merit-Health-Wesley/Home.aspx

 

 

 

 

Services Offered:

24/7 Clinic hours

Costs:  Standard costs apply

Location:

415 S. 28th Avenue

Hattiesburg, MS

Contact Information:

Phone- 601-264-6000

Website-- http://www.hattiesburgclinic.com

 

 

The Gulf Coast Campuses

The Coordinators are at the Hattiesburg location most of the time. They come to the Gulf Park campus weekly on Monday's from 10:30AM- 2:30PM or by appointment. Please call the Hattiesburg campus first if you would like to find out more about when they will be at the Gulf Park campus or to set up a meeting with them at that location. If they are at the Gulf Park campus, you can reach them at 228-214-3363 and their office is in Hardy Hall 332.

 

Additionally, staff from Title IX often come down to host events at the Gulf Park campus such as "Lunch and Learns" and other educational workshops. If you are interested in someone from Title IX coming to speak at the Gulf Park campus, please email Dr. Rebecca Malley at rebecca.malleyFREEMississippi

 

 

 

Services Provided: 
  • Individual Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • 24/7 line to reach on-call counselor

Costs:  Free

Location:  Bond Hall East (behind parking garage)

 

Contact Information:

 

Phone numbers-601-606-HELP (Counselor on Call)/601-606-4357601-266-4829 (To Make an Appointment)

 

Website-- https://www.usm.edu/student-counseling-services 

 

 

 

  • Phone Number: 800-800-1396

 

  • Services Provided: 
    • Counseling
    • 24-hour crisis line
    • Emergency Domestic Violence Shelter
    • Rape Crisis Response to Hospitals
    • Free Legal Services
    • Housing Assistance

Costs: Free

 

 

 

 

  • Phone-  888-987-9011/601-948-0555

    Website-:  http://www.mscasa.org

     

  • Services Offered:
    • 24 Hour Rape Crisis Hotline:  800-656-HOPE (4673)
    • Training and assistance to member programs, criminal justice/healthcare, colleges, and universities
    • Referrals to nine rape crisis centers

    Costs Involved:   No costs. 

     

     

     

 

 

  • Services Offered:

 

  • 24/7 Support
  • 24/7 Advice through Hotline (800-656-HOPE)
  • 24 Hour Online Hotline (
  • http://online.rainn.org/)
  • Referrals to local counseling centers
  • Site for specialized information, including:
  • Statistics
  • Self-help materials

Costs Involved-   No costs. 

Contact Information:

Phone- 800-656-HOPE (4673)

Website- https://rainn.org/

 

 

 

 

 

228.806.3492

 

 

 

 

877.609.9911

 

USM Campus Police

Services Provided in Title IX Cases: 

  • Respond to reports of Title IX incidents
  • Interview complainant about incident
  • Explain options for pursuing criminal investigation
  • Investigate reported incidents
  • Facilitate contact with Title IX Office

Costs: Free

Emergency Assistance

911

(Non-emergency number) 601.266.4986

 

Other Local Law Enforcement Agencies

  • Bay St. Louis Police Department 

228.467.9222

  • Biloxi Police Department

228.392.0641

  • Gautier Police Department

228.497.2486

  • Gulfport Police Department

228.868.5959

  • Long Beach Police Department

228.863.7292

  • Ocean Springs Police Department

228.875.2211

  • Pascagoula Police Department

228.762.2211

  • Pass Christian Police Department

228.452.3310

  • Stennis Space Center Security Police

228.688.3636

 

 

Services Provided: 

SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Exam)

Costs Involved:   No costs.  Services will not appear on medical insurance benefits statement.

Location:

4500 13th St, Gulfport, MS 39501

Contact Information:

Phone- 228.867.4000

 

 

 

 

Services Provided: 

SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Exam)

Costs Involved:   No costs.  Services will not appear on medical insurance benefits statement.

Location:

150 Reynoir St, Biloxi, MS 39530

Contact Information:

Phone- 228.432.1571

 

 

 

 

Services Provided: 

SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Exam)

Costs Involved:   No costs.  Services will not appear on medical insurance benefits statement.

Location:

15200 Community Rd, Gulfport, MS 39503

Contact Information:

Phone- 228.575.7000

 

 

 

 

Services Provided: 

SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Exam)

Costs Involved:   No costs.  Services will not appear on medical insurance benefits statement.

Location:

149 Drinkwater Rd, Bay St Louis, MS 39520

Contact Information:

Phone- 228.467.8600

 

 

 

 

Services Provided: 

SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Exam)

Costs Involved:   No costs.  Services will not appear on medical insurance benefits statement.

Location:

3109 Bienville Blvd, Ocean Springs, MS

Contact Information:

Phone- 228.818.1111

 

 

 

 

Services Provided: 

SANE (Sexual Assault Nurse Exam)

Costs Involved:   No costs.  Services will not appear on medical insurance benefits statement.

Location:

2809 Denny Ave, Pascagoula, MS 39581

Contact Information:

Phone- 228.809.5000

 

Contact Us

Title IX Office
Hattiesburg Campus
Cook Library (LIB) Room 129
601.266.4466

Gulf Park Campus
Hardy Hall Room 332 (Monday 10 a.m. -2 p.m. or by appointment)

228.214.3363

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Email
rebecca.malleyFREEMississippi

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