- What is counselling?
- Who are we?
- What do we offer?
- Making an appointment/Registering On-line
- How to find us / opening times
- Workshops, Courses, Groups and Lectures Programme
- Other emergency and support services
- Accessing your Records
- Equality Statement
- Worried about Someone
- What Students say about our Service
- External Services for Vacation Periods
- Student Led Mental Health and Wellbeing Strategy
The Counselling Service is available online to support you.
We are offering online support sessions, on-screen assessments and on-screen or face to face counselling sessions. Enquiries/booking requests should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org
Go to Student Space for help to support you through coronavirus pandemic.
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24 Sept 2020
Starting university can be a huge life change. This booklet, Starting University – A guide for student, aims to address some common concerns as well as giving a reality check to some ideas you may have. It also offers tips and guidance on how to get the best out of your time at university and, most importantly, maintain good mental health.
for information on weekly Mindfulness Meditation Sessions, presentations from our Building Resilience lectures and iCan Workshops.
We aim to respond to all emails within 1-2 working days.
As we are not an emergency service, please refer to our list of emergency contacts or visit your GP.
Please contact the Disability Service / Mental Health Advisers if you want:-
- Help to put a learning support plan in place;
- Advice on strategies to overcome barriers you face;
- Information on or help to apply for Disabled Students’ Allowances.
Please follow the same infomation as set out above and contact us directly with any queries.
If you have concerns about Coronavirus, these links of resources may help:
Watch our video
For Staff, we offer:
- Consultation to staff who are concerned about a student’s mental health via the duty counsellor system. However, the Counselling Service is not an emergency service;
- Training and support to relevant staff to develop their understanding of mental health issues and their responses to students with difficulties.
Aims and Objectives
To view our full Service aims and objectives, click here
We are a member of the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy (BACP) and adhere to its policies on confidentiality and data protection.
We welcome your feedback
We would welcome your feedback about the service received, to enable us to develop and provide the best possible service now and in the future.
Please contact one of the following with your comments:
|Maria Lorenzini||Director of Student Services|
|Kate Tindle||Head of Counselling Service|
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Disclaimer: During the COVID-19 pandemic, the Counselling Service is constantly developing its services to the changing situation.