Psychological and Counseling Services

Swipe It Forward

Has the food you bought ever not lasted? Have you ever cut the size of your meal or skipped meals? Did you ever eat less than you felt you should or been hungry but didnt eat at all? 

Swipe it Forward is a program aimed at providing free meals in the dining halls to students in need. Students will be able to recieve meal swipes from a "swipe bank", and will swipe into the dining hall like every other student. Swipes are provided by other students or faculty and staff donating thier own meal swipes. 

Kognito: Identifying Students at Risk: An Online Training Simulation for Faculty, Staff, and Students

This program will assist faculty, staff and students to better identify and refer at risk students to PACS.  There are 4 programs that you can take: At Risk for Staff/Faculty, At Risk for Students, Veterans on Campus, and LGBTQ on Campus. There is also an

If you are a faculty or staff member wanting to participate in the online training simulation please click here, and use the access code unh624. 

Psychiatric Services

Students interested in being evaluated for medication to assist in the management of distress may meet with our psychiatrist on a biweekly basis until it is clear that the prescribed medication is effective. There is no additional cost for this service, although we do ask students to be sure to cancel appointments that they will not be able to keep.  

 

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Mental Health Emergency Services

A mental health emergency is an emotional or behavioral crisis that warrants same day attention by a mental health professional. This may include, but is not limited to, significant changes in behavior that are not characteristic of a person, the presence of disruptive symptoms that interfere with the responsibilities of daily living, direct or indirect expressions of the intent to harm self or others, or the experience of a trauma. The Counseling Center provides emergency services 24 hours per day.

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Mental Health Consultation & Outreach Services

The Counseling Center attempts to meet the emotional and mental health needs of the campus community by reaching out to those who may not seek counseling services. Our Consultation and Outreach activities include educational programs and classes, committee participation, and clinical consultation. Staff members are available to consult with faculty, staff, parents, or students who may be concerned about a student.

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Group Counseling

Group counseling is an excellent way to get support, learn about yourself and your relationships with others, and to develop new skills. Many students have found that group counseling is effective. Groups are available for anxiety and depression management, stress management, communication skills, and international students.

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