Counseling Center


The Manhattan College Counseling Center is committed to promoting the emotional and psychological health and wellness of our students in a welcoming, safe and confidential environment. Our staff values the diversity of the Manhattan College community and is dedicated to acceptance, inclusion and understanding of each student as a unique individual.

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The Counseling Staff Can Help

The Counseling Center offers a wide range of services to full-time undergraduate Manhattan College students, including short term individual therapy, groups, crisis intervention, substance abuse screenings, consultation, psychological education and referrals.

The Counseling Center clinicians are licensed psychologists, social workers and mental health counselors from different cultural and theoretical backgrounds. They guide students through the therapeutic process to increase awareness and develop healthy coping strategies around issues such as:

  • Psychological Issues – depression, anxiety, suicidality, eating disorders, addiction and substance abuse
  • Personal Concerns – academic difficulties, cultural and identity issues, gender, sexual orientation, self-esteem, family problems, stress management, concerns about friends
  • Interpersonal Issues – communication skills, dating and relationships, conflict management and resolution
  • Crisis Intervention – acute stress, sexual assault, death of a family member or friend
  • Adjustment to College Support Group: Fall 2019

    1A909715.jpgAttending college is a major life transition for young adults. Feeling overwhelmed, uneasy, or missing home can be a normal part of the adjustment process, but you dont have to go through it alone.

    Join us every Tuesday afternoon to meet other students and receive encouragement and support to make the most of your college experience. Aspects of the adjustement process and coping strategies will be discussed.

    Meetings will be begin weekly starting on Tuesday, August 27th in the Counseling Center, Miguel Hall Room 501 from 3:15 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

    This group is open to all students.

    Please contact the Counseling Center at (718) 862-7394 or email for more information.