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Counseling Services

Counseling Services

We’re here to help—whether you’re stressed about finals or experiencing ongoing psychological concerns, Elmhurst’s counseling staff provides a multitude of services including individual counseling, couples counseling, group therapy, and workshops.

Our highly trained team of professionals comprises Licensed Clinical Psychologists, Masters-Level Counselors and a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner. Together, we offer a variety of services to help you manage your mental health and make effective life choices.

COVID-19 Update

Elmhurst University Counseling Services is currently offering counseling and psychiatric services via telehealth.

Counseling Services is operating by appointment only. The hours will remain the same: 8:00 a.m – 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Services are available to all currently enrolled students and are free and confidential. Microsoft Teams will be the platform for individual, couples, workshop, and group appointments — although phone sessions are available if preferred.

For questions or to schedule an intake appointment, please call the Wellness Center at (630) 617-3565.

Mental Health Resources

Counseling

We offer confidential counseling services to help students adjust to college life, address psychological issues and maintain a healthy lifestyle. Enrolled students qualify for a total of 30 individual or couples counseling sessions, with a limit of 15 sessions per year. Students can also participate in unlimited group counseling.

Psychiatric Services

Psychiatric services are available to students who have been referred by a Wellness Center staff member.

Workshops

We offer a variety of workshops on request to student groups, classes or teams. Topics range from stress management and anxiety to cross-cultural relationships and relaxation exercises. Contact the Wellness Center to learn more or schedule a workshop.

Screenings

Counseling Services offers free screenings throughout the year on issues including depression, anxiety, eating disorders, and alcohol and other drugs. Call the Wellness Center at (630) 617-3565 to schedule an appointment.

Self-Help Resources

We can guide you to a variety of resources related to personal, social and health issues, as well as academic skills.

Referral Information for Students

Find helpful information on finding referrals for counseling services in your community.

Referral Information (PDF)

Client Evaluation of Services

Elmhurst University Counseling Services (EUCS) requests your help in our effort to evaluate and improve our services. Please take a few minutes to fill out this evaluation form.

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