In the interest of the health and safety for students and counselors, Counseling Services is currently conducting virtual, teletherapy sessions. Please note, due to New York State (NYS) licensing restrictions, teletherapy services can only be provided to students who are currently in NYS. For students outside of NYS, a counselor can offer a consultation to connect them with local resources in their community.
College life can be challenging, but you're not alone! Daemen’s counseling services consists of professionally licensed mental health specialists who are committed to responding to the mental health needs of students in a compassionate, competent, and confidential manner. If you are interested in connecting with a counselor please click here to complete the counseling support form.
Counseling can help you develop an increased awareness of your thoughts, feelings, behaviors, and relationships. It can provide you with new skills and help you to recognize and utilize your personal strengths so you can make the changes needed to improve your overall well being.
Some areas we can help with include but are not limited to:
- Adjusting to College
- Alcohol/Substance Abuse
- Relationship problems
- Grief/Loss Issues
- Self-Esteem/Confidence Concerns
- Stress Management
- Time Management
- Problems with eating/weight
- Career Confusion/Uncertainty
Your privacy and trust are important to us. All counseling sessions are confidential. Sessions are protected by state law and professional ethical standards. No information can be released without your written authorization. However, confidentiality is legally limited. Your counselor will speak with you about the limits of confidentiality when you first meet.