The Hampden-Sydney College Counseling Center offers a wide range of counseling and mental health services to the College community. We welcome students of all backgrounds, beliefs, and orientations.
For faculty, staff, parents and friends who are concerned about an individual student or an issue affecting mental health on campus, the Counseling Center is available for consultation. We can help you understand when to make a referral to the Counseling Center.
The following additional counseling services are available to you:
- Training and Outreach Services
- Crisis Intervention and Emergency Services
- Self-Help Resources
- Other Campus Community Resources
The Student Care Committee is designed to identify and help a fellow student who may be struggling with any sort of health or wellness issue involving mental health, physical health, substance use, stress, academics or any other area that may cause you to be concerned about his overall wellness.
By CONNECTING WITH THE STUDENT CARE COMMITTEE, you are bringing this student to the attention of our health care professionals:
Director of Student Health Services, Beth Graham
Associate Dean of Academic Success, Christa Fye
Director of Wellness Center, Vincent Rose
Assistant Dean of Students, Shawn White
A disclaimer about electronic mail: We discourage persons from contacting us via email regarding personal problems for various reasons. The nature of email is such that its confidentiality cannot be guaranteed, nor do we find email communications as useful as in-depth, face-to-face contact. Moreover, we cannot guarantee that we will read your email right away or, consequently, respond in a timely fashion. Nevertheless, we do encourage you to contact us in whatever way you are comfortable, if the alternative is not to contact us at all.
Please give us your feedback about how we can better serve you.