Counseling Services

        

Mission

The mission of the Counseling Center is to enhance the wellbeing and development of the whole person and reduce barriers to academic success by providing clinical counseling services, consultation, training and outreach.

 

About the Counseling Center

The Counseling staff includes licensed mental health counselors devoted to fostering the holistic development of students through self-awareness, emotional support, and community involvement.

 

How do I make an appointment?

Appointments can be made in person or by telephone at (716) 880-2339.

The Counseling Center is located within the Wellness Center at 117 Humboldt on the Buffalo Campus.

If you cannot wait for an appointment because your situation is urgent and/or you are experiencing a mental health crisis, please walk in and ask for an emergency mental health appointment. You will be seen by a staff member as soon as possible.

If you or someone you know are experiencing a crisis or psychological emergency after business hours, please dial 911, or contact Crisis Services at (716) 834-3131,  or go to your local hospital’s emergency room.  In addition Medaille College Public Safety can be reached at 716-880-2911.

 

Counseling Staff

  • Jeannine Suk, NCC, CCMHC, LMHC
    Counseling Director
    (716) 880-2339
  • Sherry L. Campbell MA, NCC, LMHC
    (716) 880-2246

 

Resources

 

Confidential Online Resources

Counseling Services are free of charge to all registered Medaille students. Individual counseling services are available to address a wide range of concerns and/or problems.

Typical Concerns addressed:

  • adjustment to college;
  • anxiety;
  • alcohol or substance abuse;
  • academic concerns;
  • anger management;
  • depression;
  • eating concerns and body image;
  • family concerns;
  • a death of someone close;
  • loneliness;
  • LGBT support;
  • relationship issues;
  • sexuality and decision making;
  • separation and divorce;
  • stress management;
  • sexual or physical victimization.

 

e-CHUG

The e-CHUG (electronic Check-Up to Go) is an interactive web survey that allows college and university students to enter information about their drinking patterns and receive feedback about their use of alcohol. The assessment takes about 6-7 minutes to complete, is self-guided, and requires no face-to-face contact time with a counselor or administrator.

 

e-TOKE

The electronic THC Online Knowledge Experience (e-TOKE) is a marijuana-specific brief assessment and feedback tool designed to reduce marijuana use among college students. The assessment takes about 10-15 minutes to complete, is self-guided, and requires no face-to-face contact time with a counselor or administrator.

 

Disclaimer

The Counseling Center does not guarantee the reliability of information on the links that are not necessarily operated by Medaille College. We do not review or monitor the content of non-Medaille websites. Links are provided as a service to our visitors. Please note that the views and opinions expressed on those links are those of various governmental departments, schools, and agencies and their officials and are not necessarily those of Medaille College and/or its members. Medaille College is not responsible for the content of non-Medaille websites. Your use of these websites is subject to the terms and conditions of those sites.

Please note that many of these sites refer to services and provide phone numbers that are not associated with Medaille College. If you are interested in determining if similar services are available at Medaille College, please contact our Counseling Center at (716) 880-2339.

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