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.


About Us

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

Our Services

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

Concerned Others

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

Be There

Listening, supporting, encouraging, and just being there can make a difference in a friend’s life. The Be There website gives you advice about how to help a friend in distress.

Learn how to Be There for friends

Contact Us

Bailey Health Center, Second Floor

Semester Hours:
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 ( provides online mental health resources. Psychology Today therapist finder search.php) enables you to search for local mental health professionals.