Light therapy is one form of treatment for Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD). Sitting in front of a light box is just one way to cope. Most studies show that about 75% of individuals who experience with SAD feel improvement when using light therapy within a couple days to a few weeks.
Wellness educators/counselors are available to discuss a variety of issues relating to relationships. The resource library and online resources are also available. Education/information services are free to UNH Community. Counseling is available to students who have paid the health fee, at no additional cost.
Health Services Radiology Department performs most standard diagnostic x-rays. All x-rays take at Health Services are reviewed by a local Radiologist. An x-ray order from a Health Services Medical Clinician, Employee Clinic Medical Clinician or off-campus heatlhcare provider is required before scheduling any x-rays.
How To Accesss:
To schedule a radiology appointment, please call (603)862-2856. Employees call (603) 862-4584.
Primary care services (examples include respiratory illnesses, all kinds of injuries, mental health concerns, intestinal disorders, dermatologic issues and much more) are offered at no additional cost to students who have paid the health fee. For a fee, primary care visits are available to students who have not paid the health fee. Acute care medical services are available to all employees for a fee at the Employee Clinic.
Health Services has prescriptions medications and limited non-prescription medications(at reduced cost compared to local retailers) available for a fee for students. UNH employees can access the Pharmacy in conjunction with acute care visits. Many low cost generic prescriptions are available for $5.
Meditation is an experience of relaxing the body, quieting the mind, and awakening the spirit. Walk-in group meditation sessions are offered to the UNH community. Appointments to learn how to meditate are available for students.
Health Services provides medical acupuncture for students for a cost. Ear acupuncture is performed for smoking cessation and stress reduction and body acupuncture is provided for acute and chronic muscular pain and chronic headaches.
How To Access:
To learn more information or to make an appointment, please call (603) 862-2856.
Traditional and hot stone massage, provided by licensed therapists, is available to students, employees and employees dependents.
Prices: Traditional Massage is $40 for students and $50 for employees and their dependents.
Routine Immunizations and allergy shots are administered for a fee.
How To Access:
For an appointment, students please call (603) 862-2844 or (603) 862-2856. Employees please call (603) 862-4584.
Clinical appointments are available to students. For students who have paid the health fee, there is no cost in addition to the $25 test fee.