Counseling Services

Hampden-Sydney College Counseling Services offer a wide range of counseling and mental health services to the college community. We welcome students of all backgrounds, beliefs, and orientations. We work with students, faculty and staff who are dealing with a variety of issues and help them find an overall sense of well-being. We have highly trained staff to provide the following services: psychotherapy, psychiatric services, group or couples counseling and consultations. 

IMPORTANT: Since e-mails may not be checked regularly, please do NOT use e-mail to convey emergency information.

For Students:
Before coming to see us for the 1st time, please fill out the New Client Intake Form.

For Faculty:
If you have questions about referring a student or concerns about a student, please read How To Help A Struggling Student or read Recognizing and Responding to Students in Distress: A faculty handbook.

Student Care Team and Expressing a Concern about a Student

A Friend Asks, an app for helping a friend who may be in crisis

Counseling Services can help you with the following: