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Division of Student Affairs

Counseling

WELCOME TO THE WCSU COUNSELING CENTER

The WCSU Counseling Center 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 Center’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. The Counseling Center 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 Center 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 the Counseling Center’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.


Emergencies

In case of an emergency, or after hours, call 91124-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

DISCLAIMER
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 Counseling Center staff.

Counseling Center
181 White Street, Midtown Student Center, Room 222, Danbury, CT 06810
Phone: 203.837.8690, Fax: 203-837.8416
Email: CounselingCenter@wcsu.edu