The Counseling Center staff provide counseling and educational programs to help students achieve their academic, social, and personal development goals. In addition to our work with students, we also help faculty, staff, and parents to promote student well-being.
We help students achieve positive mental health and cope with distress in order to make the most of their time at Lafayette. Read more about the Counseling Center process, explore Frequently Asked Questions, and meet the staff of the Counseling Center.Learn more about the Counseling Center
We work with students to identify changes they would like to make and help them to develop strategies to make these changes.Learn about our services
Parents and Guardians, Faculty and Staff, Students can play a vital role in a student's emotional and psychological health. Learn how to tell if student is having difficulties, how to respond effectively, and how to make a referral to the Counseling Center.Learn how to help a student in distress
Bailey Health Center, Second Floor
Monday–Friday: 8:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed for lunch: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
Phone (610) 330-5005
Fax (610) 330-5728
The Counseling Center is closed between July 1, 2014 and August 11, 2014. Limited consultation and brief counseling services are available during June, and students who wish to receive ongoing counseling during the summer months will be given referrals to community providers. In the case of a psychological emergency please contact Public Safety 610-330-4444.
ULifeline (http://www.ulifeline.org/lafayette/) provides online mental health resources. Psychology Today therapist finder http://therapists.psychologytoday.com/rms/prof search.php) enables you to search for local mental health professionals.