Counseling Services

Students may use the Maria College counseling services at no charge for assistance with personal and/or academic concerns. Counseling offers the individual the opportunity to gain personal insight and develop new ways of coping with life’s difficulties. Referrals to outside mental health agencies may be made when appropriate or at the student’s request. All information is kept strictly confidential and does not become part of the student’s college record.

Some reasons for seeking counseling are:

    • Adjustment to college life
    • Anxiety
    • Depression
    • Difficulty concentrating
    • Difficulties with relationships
    • Eating disorders
    • Grief
    • Loneliness
    • Phobias
    • Rape
    • Sexual harassment
    • Sexuality issues

In case of a emergency please contact
Capital District Psychiatric Center – (518) 447-9650
Suicide Hotline – (800) 273-8255
24 Hour Sexual Assault Hotline – (518) 447-7716
Equinox Domestic Violence Hotline – (518) 432-7865
Online Crisis Support – CrisisChat.org