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MDLIVE Offers Free Online Counseling Services to Those Affected by Santa Fe High School Tragedy

SUNRISE, Fla. (May 21, 2018)  –In an effort to help bring healing to the community following the Santa Fe High School shooting, MDLIVE Inc. is offering free online behavioral health counseling sessions to individuals impacted by this tragedy. All individuals directly impacted by the Santa Fe High School tragedy (i.e. victims, victims’ families, school employees, etc.) will have access to this free counseling service.

Individuals may call MDLIVE’s dedicated hotline at 888-959-9516 and provide the code SantaFe. You can also register by texting SantaFe to 635483 or downloading the MDLIVE app and using the code SantaFe for a free session. Sessions will be conducted via phone or video.

“Thoughts and prayers alone cannot ease the pain caused by this tragedy, but we send our condolences to those impacted,” stated Rich Berner, Chief Executive Officer of MDLIVE. “The MDLIVE team is here to support those in need. We encourage individuals impacted by this tragedy to talk to a behavioral health counselor to help them through the grief caused by these events.”


Founded in 2009, MDLIVE Inc. is a visionary and pioneer in the digital delivery of high-quality, convenient, cost-efficient virtual care for medical, dermatological and behavioral health conditions. The company provides consumers, health plans, health systems and self-insured employers with 24/7/365 access to its network of board-certified doctors and licensed therapists via secure online video, and phone through the MDLIVE service and technology platform. Registered users can receive a virtual consultation through the company’s HIPAA and PHI-compliant secure, cloud-based platform from home or on the go. To learn more about how MDLIVE is using telehealth innovations to improve the delivery of healthcare, visit
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Media Contacts:

David Schull

Russo Partners

(858) 717-2310

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