Counseling Services

What Our Patients Say

"Being able to talk to someone so committed to helping me is exactly what has helped me so much to become a more confident person."

"Just having somebody to talk to without the fear of being judged or criticized is one of the most comforting things on the planet, and I feel like this service is provided at the health center.

"It is great "having someone to talk to."

"85% of counseling clients surveyed said they would return to the counseling center again."Being challenged on a level I was capable of interacting at."

"My counselor is dedicated to helping me and doesn't dismiss anything I say or feel and tries his hardest to get an understanding of the position I'm in so he can give me the best feedback and advice possible."

"80% of counseling clients surveyed felt the quality of services was very good or excellent."

"It really is a great program that allows students to be in their own comfort zone, but they are still able to better themselves. It really helps with coping or finding new ideas, solutions, or approches with any circumstance."

"I was contemplating suicide a few times and the only thing that kept me going was knowing that I'd feel better after my counseling session. Three months later and I'm counselor free and absolutely loving life. She helped me see myself and the world in a completely different light and reminded me how strong I am as an individual."

"87% of counseling clients surveyed felt the environment was warm and inviting."

"It helped me to learn more about the counseling relationship and work through some long-standing issues regarding my family of origin."

"The thing I found most helpful from counseling was learning to better manage my anxiety than I had in the past. It helped me gain techniques to calm down and also helped me learn sleeping techniques."

"77% of counseling clients surveyed said they agreed or stongly agreed that they have made improvments on the specific issues for which they sought counseling."


Last Updated: 1/13/16

Disclaimer

All information on this website is written by UHCS professional staff unless otherwise noted. No data is collected on visitors to this site. Financial Support for this web site is provided by University Health & Counseling Service, Division of Student Affairs, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater. This web site does not accept advertising.

This site is not meant to replace the advice of a health care or counseling professional. You should not rely on any information on these pages, or information generated for you by this site, to replace consultations with qualified professionals regarding your own specific situation. Some links take you to a source outside of UHCS. The owners of that site, not UHCS, are responsible for the content.