WELCOME TO WCSU COUNSELING SERVICES
The WCSU Counseling Services offers free and confidential services to the university community. We are located at the Midtown Campus in the Student Center in Room 222. Daily business hours are M-F 8:30 am-4:30 pm (Closed 12-1 pm). Main number 203-837-8690.
The Counseling Service’s mission is to assist personal and educational development through counseling, educational outreach including groups and workshops, and consultation. Our services strive to help students develop effective problem-solving, coping, and decision-making capabilities in order to make satisfying life choices and maximize their capacity for continued growth and success. Counseling Services operates under the Division of Student Affairs.
March 20, 2020
Dear University Community,
While our buildings are closed to the public through May, we are writing to let you know that the WCSU Counseling Services Staff are available to speak with you during business hours by phone.
If you are a student and would like to speak with a clinician, please call our main number. If you are concerned about a student and feel that the student is in imminent danger, please call 911 for immediate help. If imminent danger is not a concern, please call Counseling Service’s main number. Other helpful numbers are also below. We hope as you are adapting to new and changing circumstances that you and your loved ones are healthy and safe. Again, please reach out if you have concerns, we are here for you.
In case of an emergency, or after hours, call 911; 24-hour Suicide Hotline 800-273-TALK (8255) or Text 741741; 24-hr Trevor Lifeline (LGBTQ) 866-488-7386; 24-hr Domestic Violence Hotline 888-774-2900; 24-hr Sexual Assault Hotline 888-999-5545 24-hr National Domestic Violence Hotline 800-799-7233 or Text Loveis to 22522; Trans Lifeline 877-565-8860
The Counseling Center Web Site is designed for educational purposes only. You should not rely on this information as a substitute for personal medical or psychological attention, diagnosis or face to face treatment. If you are concerned about your mental health, it is recommended that you consult a mental health provider immediately and do not wait for an electronic response from web page professionals or from the Counseling Services staff.