Psychiatric Medications

The following information is for U-M students who are taking or are considering taking prescribed psychiatric medications. Here you will find links to reliable information about psychiatric medications and tips for getting the most out of your treatment. If you are looking for a treatment provider, see our Resource Database.


Continuity of Care
If you move back-and-forth between the Ann Arbor area during the school year and your home town during breaks, it is important that you have care providers in both locations. Learn about how you can transfer care from one location to another.

Starting Psychiatric Medication Treatment: Keys to Success
Are you just starting (or planning to start) medication treatment for a mental health disorder? The way you approach treatment can have a big effect on how successful it is. We provide some keys to successful medication treatment.

Tips for Managing Your Medication
Living in a college environment can pose challenges to managing your medication. This section will help you anticipate these challenges and find strategies to overcome them.

Frequently Asked Questions
Do you have questions about taking medications to treat a mental health disorder? Find answers to some commonly asked questions here.

Helpful Tools & Resources
Find websites with reliable information about psychiatric medications and pharmacies near or on campus that can fill your prescriptions.


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