Counseling Services

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Immaculata's counseling services staff are committed to student success by providing services which promote intellectual, emotional, social and spiritual development in a safe, supportive and confidential environment. We provide an atmosphere that is informal and professional where students can feel safe and comfortable seeking help. Our goal is to improve the psychological well-being of our students so they can take full advantage of the educational and recreational opportunities at Immaculata University.

Our office provides comprehensive preventive and clinical services to promote the psychological well-being of Immaculata University's undergraduate and graduate student community. We provide individual and group counseling, referral services, and consultation to the campus community. Counseling is confidential and free of charge to current Immaculata students.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at 484-323-3506.

What is Counseling?

Counseling is a helping process that takes place in an atmosphere of acceptance, respect, and trust. Counselors work with students in a safe and confidential environment to help them understand themselves, their behaviors, feelings, and relationships. The purpose of counseling is to help students identify their personal strengths, succeed academically and develop ways to achieve their full potential.

Common issues

  • managing anxiety
  • coping with and reducing stress
  • difficulty adjusting to college
  • adjusting to loss (death, relationships, job)
  • increasing self-understanding
  • making difficult decisions and clarifying choices
  • assertiveness training
  • relaxation techniques
  • resolution of personal issues
  • eating concerns
  • drug/alcohol issues
  • self-esteem
  • academic concerns (test anxiety, study skills)
  • improving communication (with parents, faculty, friends, roommates)
  • gender issues
  • coping with incidents of sexual assault/or other trauma
  • uncertainty about life after college

The staff in the Counseling Center are here to help you. Remember, you are never alone.

Confidentiality

Confidentiality is maintained in accordance with all applicable laws and regulations.  Except for the counselors at Immaculata's counseling center, no Immaculata faculty, staff or administrator has any access to student counseling records without written permission from the client, or in emergency situations as prescribed by law.

E-mail is a non-secure medium. Due to confidentiality concerns, Counseling Services does not use e-mail to discuss personal issues.

Hours

BY APPOINTMENT

Monday:  8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Tuesday: 8:30 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.

Wednesday:  8:30 a.m.- 6:00 p.m.

Thursday: 8:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 

Walk-in hours (on a first-come, first-served basis):

Monday through Friday 12:30 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.

 

For emergencies, please call Campus Safety at 610-647-4400 ext. 5555.

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1145 King Road, Immaculata, PA. 19345 p. 610-647-4400 or call toll-free: 1-877-42 TODAY
Federal Compliance Links | Clery | Employment
Immaculata University | Copyright © All Rights Reserved