Welcome to the
University Counseling Center
Welcome to the University of Maryland Counseling Center's website. From here you will be able to access information about the Counseling Center as well as find helpful writings about a variety of issues you or someone you know may be facing. The Counseling Center is located in the Shoemaker Building, between the Chapel and LeFrak Hall. You can reach the Center by calling 301-314-7651. Learn more
COUNSELING CENTER HOURS
Monday through Thursday - 8:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday - 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Appointments can be scheduled in person in Shoemaker Building or by calling (301) 314-7651
In the event of a life-threatening mental health emergency, call 911 or go to the nearest hospital emergency room.
When the Counseling Center is closed, the following resources are suggested:
- University of Maryland Department of Public Safety
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-TALK (8255) or Click to view webpage
- Maryland Crisis Hotline
OTHER CAMPUS RESOURCES
- Mental Health Service in the Health Center
- Campus Advocates Respond and Educate (C.A.R.E.) to Stop Violence 24-hour Hotline
(301) 741-3442 (24 hours)
- Campus Chaplains
- HELP Center (peer to peer support)
(301) 314-HELP (4357)
Grief and Loss
Counseling Center Highlights
"Paging Dr. WEBster" is the Counseling Center's online Q&A forum. Send in a question or browse the Q&A archive for information!
Looking for some information about an issue you're facing? Check out our listing of nearly 30 self-help articles! Links available to other sites.
During each semester the Center offers brown-bag lunch seminars. Presenters from on and off-campus speak on a variety of issues.
Discover the counseling groups offered at the Center this semester. Structured, theme, and general therapy groups are included.
Graduate Assistantships for 2014-2015
The Counseling Center is accepting applications for graduate assistantships for the 2014-2015 academic year. Please click this link to learn about the various opportunities and how to apply.
Spring Fling for Transfer Students
Tuesday, 2/4/14, 3:30pm - 5:00pm at Stamp Union, Prince Georges room. All transfers are welcome. Free pizza and prizes.
Counseling Center on Facebook
The Counseling Center now has its own Facebook page. Find information about the Center and helpful tips for being successful on the UM campus. To access, use the link above or the Facebook icon under the calendar of events. See you on Facebook!
University of Maryland Counseling Center Warmline
^ (301) 314-7651 ^
^ (301) 314-7682 ^
^ (301) 314- 7693 ^