245 Clinton Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11205
Main: 718.940.5300 Admissions: 718.940.5800
155 W. Roe Blvd., Patchogue, NY 11772
Main: 631.687.5100 Admissions: 631.687.4500
The mission of Counseling and Wellness is to support the overall well-being of St. Joseph's University students by providing comprehensive and collaborative services and programming. We strive to provide support and resources that are inclusive and accessible to all students.
Our vision is to develop integrative models that advance health and well-being and lead to a healthier and more productive academic community through a commitment to the very best service.
The Office of Counseling and Wellness was founded on the belief that good mental health is necessary to become a positive and productive member of society. Therefore, our center provides a wide range of services that supports the holistic development of all students in body, mind and spirit. These services are available for students to get the support they need to make the most out of their college experience and to flourish both academically and socially.
The Office of Counseling and Wellness was founded on the belief that good mental health is necessary for personal, academic, and professional success.
Based on the nature of the concern, the counselor will assist the student in the development of an individualized action plan to address the concern. Some steps to expect are as follows:
It is recommended that students seek help and support when problems arise. We encourage all students who are experiencing difficulties that could compromise their ability to remain at St. Joseph's University to contact us immediately to set up an appointment to meet with a counselor. Prevention, outreach, education and immediate consultation services are available to students, parents, faculty and staff, and are important in promoting emotional and psychological well being, academic success and safety on campus.
The Office of Counseling and Wellness provides individual counseling and promotes wellness workshops and holistic programs specifically designed to address the needs of the student population. Individual and group counseling, crisis intervention, meditation training, consultation and assessment services are available, free of charge, to help students deal with problems and difficulties that they are facing. Our counseling and wellness services include:
Students may seek help for a variety of reasons including stress due to academic or personal problems, anxiety, depression, loneliness, relationship problems, family problems, bereavement, loss, trauma, abuse, alcohol or drug problems, eating disorders and much more. These services are all confidential and not part of the academic school record.
Services are available in English and Spanish.
Please utilize the form below, or email us directly at [email protected] to schedule your first appointment with a counselor.