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Personal Concerns

Student challenges:

  • bullying
  • discrimination and harassment concerns
  • eating disorders
  • feelings of loneliness, shyness, self-doubt, anger or depression
  • issues with gender or sexual identity
  • mental health or emotional conditions or disorders
  • lack of motivation and fear of failure
  • relationship issues
  • sexual orientation issues
  • stress associated with school-life balance
  • substance abuse concerns
  • support for mature students returning to College
  • traumatic stress and grief issues
  • victims of assault and abuse

Our counsellors provide short-term supportive counselling for a range of issues.

For some students, there are disability issues that impact the ability to engage within an academic setting. Identifying the appropriate academic accommodations for a student with a disability in the postsecondary environment is an important part of the service we provide.

Requirements for long-term support is often referred to appropriate specialized resources in the community. We do not provide counselling for those who seek services for court-ordered or forensically-oriented treatment.