You and your therapist work together to develop a treatment plan in order for you to achieve your mental health objectives. Due to the high level of student demand for individual counseling, students are typically seen on an every other week basis. If students need to be seen more frequently, Counseling Services can help provide community referrals.
Group counseling allows participants to learn skills and process stressors from a counselor and their peers usually around a specific issue. Group needs are evaluated every semester and are an excellent supplement to individual counseling.
Couples counseling is offered to student’s in relationships as long as one of the parties is a current enrolled student. If the member(s) of a couple is not the enrolled student and needs individual counseling, their counselor will refer them to the community.
- If you are having a mental health crisis during business hours please come to Counseling Services for a walk-in appointment from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
- All ASU campus community members can utilize the ASU Crisis Helpline at anytime at 423-486-6345, or call 911.
We utilize psychological screening and assessment tools as supplements to identifying a diagnosis and the level of treatment you require. If you are looking for ADHD assessment or a full battery of psychological assessment we can help refer you to a community provider.
For conditions that are outside the scope of our services, your counselor will gladly help you find resources in the community that better meet your treatment needs. Counselors are also glad to refer you to campus resources that may positively contribute to your academic, personal, spiritual, social and emotional well-being.
Counseling Services provides consultation to faculty, staff, students, and parents. Reasons for consultation may vary, but some examples might be, concern about a student or guidance on handling an interpersonal situation.