The Office of Counseling Services delivers a broad range of mental health services to the University community which include the following:
- Individual counseling
- Group therapy
- Psycho-educational workshops
- Referral to community resources
- Substance Use Education / Evaluation
- Referral to our staff psychiatrist for an evaluation for medication
- 24-hour crisis response
- Faculty/Staff consultation
Counseling Services Staff is committed to helping you get the most out of your college experience by offering individual counseling in which you can explore, in a confidential setting, concerns including
- Traumatic experiences
- Sexuality issues
- Substance abuse issues
- Grief and loss
- Eating disorders
- Relationship difficulties
- Stress and time management
- Difficulties with adjustment to college life
We also offer confidential screenings which will help us determine the presence of anxiety, depression, eating disorders, and substance abuse. Following a screening with one of our counselors, a follow-up appointment will be recommended and a treatment plan that best meets your needs will be discussed.
You may also wish to complete an anonymous Self-Evaluation via ULifeline to see if counseling services may be right for you. Click the ULifeline link above to learn more.
As a client of the Office of Counseling Services, you have a right to confidentiality. Click here to learn more.
A referral to another agency or person may be recommended and facilitated by Counseling Services to ensure your needs are met. We also may make a referral to our staff psychiatrist for an evaluation for medication to help address your symptoms. Clients are responsible for fees when referred to off-campus resources.
Counselors, depending upon education and license, adhere to the ethical guidelines set forth by the National Board for Certified Counselors and the American Counseling Association. Links to the Codes of Ethics for each can be found below.