The Counseling Center provides short-term, professional counseling to students coping with the challenges of college life. Students may need support dealing with everyday problems such as stress management or relationship issues, as well as more serious problems such as depression or anxiety.
Counseling services are free to all full-time day students and include the following:
- Individual, short-term counseling
- Group counseling
- Crisis intervention
- Referrals to off-campus professionals as requested or needed
- Outreach programming
In Case of a Mental Health Emergency: If a student has a Mental Health emergency or crisis, contact The Wellness Center between the hours of 8:30 am and 4:30 pm Monday-Friday. After hours, or during weekends or holidays when the residence halls are open, contact Public Safety at 919-833-2277. When residence halls are closed, please call 911 or go to your closest emergency room.
ULifeline is an anonymous online resource to learn more about your thoughts and feelings, and to reach out for help if necessary. Visit ULifeline.org to take a confidential screening, to research mental health conditions or to locate resources at William Peace University.
Confidentiality: All medical records of services received in Health Services are confidential and maintained separately from your student and academic records. Student medical information may not be released without written authorization or if required by law.
If you or someone you know needs help immediately, please call 911 or dial The National Suicide Prevention LIfeline at 1-800-273 TALK.