Mental health professionals and a
few carefully selected graduate student trainees staff the Counseling Center.
The center provides free and confidential counseling
services on the Mount Pleasant campus for currently enrolled CMU students
dealing with various issues and concerns that may negatively impact their
academic success, interpersonal relationships, health, or safety.
Services include short-term/time-limited individual and group counseling,
consultation, and referral for:
Personal Issues - Dealing with personal issues such as an urgent situation or
crisis, anxiety, depression, loneliness, transition to college concerns,
identity, alcohol and drug abuse, eating concerns, stress management,
relationship concerns, family stress, loss, relapse prevention, sexual
orientation, strengthening coping skills, and personal growth development.
Academic Success - Improving academic success by reducing stress and
focused anxiety (e.g., test, math, speech) and learning time management skills.
Survivor Support - Assisting primary and secondary survivors of sexual
assault, domestic violence, intimate partner violence, stalking, and
Community Referral - Community referral information is available
online at Counseling Resource Sheet 2018.pdf or at the Counseling Center located in Foust Hall 102.
Urgent appointments — Urgent appointments are available daily for safety concerns or concerns requiring immediate attention.