Personal Counseling CenterLower Bedford HallPhone: 401.865.2343Fax: 401.865.1343Answering Service:401.865.1333 (answered by Public Safety)After Hours Emergency:On-campus: Please call Public Safety at 401.865.2222Off-campus: Call 911Academic Year Office Hours:Monday - Friday: 8:30am to 4:30pmEvenings: by appointment only
Free, 24/7, ConfidentialText HELLO to 741-741
Day One (The Sexual Assault & Trauma Center) Advocacy Coordinator: Courtney MinerPhone: 401.280.0564 V.A.S.E. website
The Personal Counseling Center provides students with individual counseling for a range of personal, developmental, and psychological issues, including: depression, self-esteem, homesickness, changing values, anxiety, substance abuse, establishing an adult identity with family and peers, eating disorders, sexuality, family difficulties and pressures, crisis intervention, victimization, thoughts of suicide, life crises, and critical life decisions.
With respect to academics, the Personal Counseling Center assists students in exploring problematic concerns such as memory, concentration, perfectionism, procrastination, and conflict resolution. Counseling can help to provide students with the skills to become more successful and competent in dealing with test anxiety, stress management, and communication with faculty.