Staff members are available to provide consultation regarding issues or concerns that may be presenting problems for you or for a friend. Consultations are available in person or by telephone on a formal or informal basis.
The counseling staff is available to provide educational sessions to student groups on various topics and issues. The session may be held in the Residence Halls, Seegers Union, classrooms, sorority or fraternity facilities or at other College owned facilities.
Individual and/or group counseling sessions are available to full-time students of the College. Counseling may focus on concerns such as separation issues, relationships, anxiety, depression, abuse, grief/loss issues, eating disorders, etc. Counseling Services utilizes a brief therapy model of counseling in order to accommodate the entire student body. This means that therapy sessions will focus on the issues/concerns at hand. If ongoing, continuous therapy is required, the student will be referred to a therapist in the community. If a student requires medication management, a psychiatric consultation or inpatient treatment, referrals are made within the Lehigh Valley community, as well.