IF THIS IS A LIFE THREATENING SITUATION OR ONE THAT COULD RESULT IN HARM TO YOURSELF OR SOMEONE ELSE, CALL 911.
If you have an urgent matter that you feel may result in a situation which is dangerous or is so intense it cannot reasonably wait to be addressed, please call SCS at 294-5056. Tell the receptionist that you feel an urgent need to speak to a counselor as soon as possible. You may also come in person to 3rd floor of the Student Services Building with the same request. The receptionist will arrange for you to speak to a counselor and together, you and the counselor will determine an acceptable plan which may include a same day crisis appointment. (more...)
OFFICE HOURS AND LOCATION---
Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; walk in appointments for new service are available Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m. to noon.
Intake appointments occur on a walk in basis: Monday through Thursday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Friday 8 a.m. to noon by checking with our receptionist. No appointments are scheduled in advance. For information call 294-5056.
IOWA STATE UNIVERSITY IS CURRENTLY CHANGING PHONE SYSTEMS. IF YOU ARE TRYING TO REACH THE STUDENT COUNSELING SERVICE AND CANNOT GET THROUGH, PLEASE SEND AN EMAIL TO COUNSELING@IASTATE.EDU. WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE.
Counseling services offered to students include: Biofeedback, Quick Start Workshops, Process Groups, individual, and couples modes to address personal stress, relationship problems, mood or motivation problems, substance abuse concerns,or eating disorder concerns, (more...)
Body Image and Eating Disorder Awarness Week
February 25- March 2, 2013
Presented by: Eating Disorder Coalition of Iowa; ISU Student Counseling Services, Program for Women in Science and Engineering, ISU Committee on Lectures, Graduate Students of: Education and Clinical Psychology, Division of Student Affairs, Student Athlete Affairs, Collegiate Panhellenic Council, College of Human Sciences, Food Science and Human Nutrition, Department of Kinesiology,
Students participating in personal or career counseling at Student Counseling Services may be referred for clinical testing to aid in the counseling or career decision-making process. (more...)
Career Exploration Services
The main mission of the staff at the Career Exploration Services office if to provide individual career counseling
and assessment to help students improve their career decision-making skills and self-efficacy for making a
career choice. (more...)
Biofeedback is a learning tool in which people observe their body’s physical responses and then use that information to control or alter their conditioned reactions, often resulting in greater relaxation, focus, and healthier coping responses. (more...)
Relaxation and Self Help Exercises
Join us in the Mind/Body Spa for free relaxation and self-help downloads. Choose from a number of activities that will help you manage stress and other concerns in your life. To access this site, click here
Professional Training Program
Training creates an essential vitality in our agency, yet it is secondary to our primary mission of providing counseling services to (more about Doctoral Internship/Professional Training....)