We're Here to Help
We are back! We are excited to be able to offer in-person counseling services again. Students will once again have access to in-person counseling as well as tele-health counseling( counseling via Zoom). Counseling Services can be reached at 610-892-1270 or you can come to the Student Affairs suite in the Student Union to schedule an appointment. Please review the services we are offering for the Fall semester below.
In-Person Clinical Services
Individual Counseling – Counselors provide one-on-one mental health counseling during a scheduled time in the counseling center. Counseling sessions typically go 45 minutes to an hour.
Virtual Clinical Services
Individual Counseling – Counselors will provide a Zoom link for you to meet one-on-one during a scheduled time. All you need is a private, comfortable space to Zoom from. Sessions typically run from 45 minutes to an hour.
Telepsychiatry - Penn State Brandywine now offers Telepsychiatry to all students through Mantra Health Services. Mantra offers HIPPA-secure video and messaging while allowing you to interact with your provider on your own time. Students have nine free sessions annually with the first appointment being an hour and following sessions 30 minutes each.
Non–Clinical, In-Person Support Services
Compassionate Comfort Space – Drop in Group
Do people describe you as high strung, over-achieving, perfectionistic and always busy? Is it hard for you not to push yourself to the limit all the time? Come and spend some time in this space to work on increasing compassion for yourself and learn ways to help you have more balance in daily life. If you are interested in attending this group, please email Ed Dixon at [email protected].
Family Cultural Reconciliation – Drop in Group
If you are stuck not knowing how to honor your family values and take care of your mental health at the same time, please come to this space. Learn ways to navigate this complicated path while respecting your family and individual values. Please email Ed Dixon at [email protected] if you are interested in this group.
Footin' it Fridays
Join Counseling Services for a stroll on the cross country course. Enjoy the quiet and comforting sounds of nature with other students while you get some exercise walking through the woods in the back of campus. Every Friday at noon students will be led on the walk by a Counselor. Students meet in front of Orchard Hall.