Mental Health & Counseling
Your Emotional Well-Being
Each part of our lives plays a role in our well-being, including personal growth, relationships, change, grief and loss, healthy eating, exercise, and more.
Point Park University Counseling Services provide counseling and support/referrals for student concerns, such as:
- Stress, anxiety, and depression, and other mental health concerns
- Adapting to school, independence, and responsibilities
- Being away from home
- Career and work-related challenges
- Work-Life-School balance
- Relationships - roommates, friends, significant others
- Family issues
- Healthy lifestyle changes
- LGBTQ issues
- Sexual concerns including sexual assaults
- Alcohol and drug concerns
- Eating disorders
- Grief and loss
Help is geared to each individual's needs and may include a single counseling session, a series of counseling sessions, group counseling sessions, or referral to appropriate professionals.
Point Park Counseling Services are FREE to ALL full- and part-time students, whether you live on campus or commute, as well as staff and faculty members.
Counseling services are confidential. University counseling services are confidential and abide by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services HIPPA regulations for privileged communications.
Counseling Services are provided by doctoral trainees under the supervision of a licensed clinical psychologist.
University Counseling Services are located on the 5th floor of Lawrence Hall, Rooms 508- 508J.
To schedule an appointment
or call 412-392-3977
If a counselor is not available, and you are experiencing an emergency:
- Go to the nearest hospital emergency room
- Contact re:solve Crisis Network at 1-888-796-8226 (toll free)
Maybe you're not sure you want to talk to someone yet. Check out Point Park's page on ULifeline, an online resource for college mental health. You'll find articles and stories that you can relate to - like stress on campus - search topics, or type in a question and ask the experts.
ULifeline is a project of the Jed Foundation. Through the guidance of respected experts in the fields of mental health and higher education, The Jed Foundation has become the leading nonprofit organization addressing issues related to mental health and suicide in the college population.