TAO Connect

TAO ConnectTAO Connect, Inc. offers institutions of higher education access to over 150 brief, effective, evidence-based educational sessions covering over 50 common topics and skills related to mental health, wellness, and substance use issues. TAO includes interactive sessions, mindfulness exercises and practice tools all aimed at helping students, faculty, and staff achieve their goals. TAO is committed to reducing mental health disparities by bringing affordable, effective, and accessible treatment to people who have had limited access in the past.

The MHEC agreement with TAO affords institutions the ability to leverage TAO’s services in multiple ways across campus. TAO is used across many departments including student affairs, academics, healthcare and counseling, and athletics. Undergraduate, graduate and professional schools have found easy ways to use TAO. TAO includes many topics to use across campus including communication, relationships, anxiety, depression, well-being, performance enhancement, and more. TAO provides screening for common problems, progress measures, grade books, and administrative dashboards.

Current TAO clients are exempt from this agreement and not eligible. An institution that terminates the TAO agreement for any reason and is in good standing with TAO, will be able to request TAO services under the MHEC agreement.


Julie Withers
TAO Connect Client Engagement and Support Specialist
(844) 438-8262

Susan Powers
TAO Connect Director of Client Success
(844) 438-8262 x2030

Breanne Hegg
MHEC Vice President
(612) 677-2762

    Eligibility: MHEC, NEBHE, SREB, and WICHE

    • Higher Education Institutions (Public and Private Not-for-Profit)