Welcome to Counseling Services

counselors

Mission Statement

Counseling Services assists students in overcoming personal, emotional, and psychological issues that may negatively impact their ability to reach their academic goals and to make the most of their experience at Muskingum University. Our goal is to support students as they acquire the skills, knowledge, and resources to succeed academically and pursue satisfying and productive lives

Scheduling Appointments, Office Hours

To schedule a counseling appointment, please contact Counseling Services by:

  • Email: counseling@muskingum.edu (It is also helpful to attach a copy of your class schedule to speed up the scheduling process.)
  • Call: 826-8091 or 826-8142
  • Visit: Counseling Services located in the Montgomery Hall, Ground Floor, Suite 3.

Office Hours are Monday - Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and after hours by appointment. You will be scheduled an appointment at the earliest possible time.

Free & Confidential Help When You Need It

There are times when we all feel overwhelmed, stressed, or confused. The Counseling Services at Muskingum University is here to help you deal with these concerns as well many others. For example, we provide professional help in the following areas:

  • Psychological issues: depression, anxiety, suicidality, eating disorders, substance misuse/abuse
  • Personal concerns: identity issues, sexuality, self-esteem, assertion, family problems, stress management
  • Interpersonal issues: communication skills, dating and relationship issues, conflict management
  • Conflict intervention services: acute stress, sexual assault, death of a family member or friend

 

Eligibility

Any full-time or part-time undergraduate or graduate student, who is currently enrolled at Muskingum University, may utilize our services. Services are free and confidential.

Confidentiality

Confidentiality is the foundation of the counseling relationship. Information you share in a counseling session will treated by the Counseling Services staff with strict confidentiality following all legal and ethical guidelines. Information will not be disclosed to anyone outside the Counseling Services staff without your written permission except in rare instances when, in the judgment of your counselor, such disclosure is necessary to protect you or someone else from imminent danger. Notations of counselor are not part of the student’s academic record.

Location

Counseling Services is located in Montgomery Hall, Ground Floor, Suite 3.

Mailing Address

Muskingum University
163 Stormont Street
New Concord, OH 43762

 

back forward