Because of generous donors like you, families affected by behavioral health no longer have to choose between college and paying expensive medical bills.
By the time a student’s family has paid for treatment, additional finances are rarely available for education. Strict limits on insurance benefits for mental health create major financial burdens for patients and their families.
Average Inpatient Treatment Costs
$8,509 – Schizophrenia treatment for 11.1 days
$7,593 – Bipolar disorder treatment for 9.4 days
$6,990 – Depression treatment for 8.4 days
$4,591 – Drug use disorder treatment for 5.2 days
$5,908 – Alcohol use disorder treatment for 6.2 days
Scholar Spotlight: Jordan
We are so proud of Jordan’s choice to attend the University of Memphis as an education major. “I am excited about the opportunity to serve as a teacher. I believe my experiences will help me to connect with students, especially the ones that are going through challenges. Do I regret what happened to me? No. […]