The Counseling Services office offers time-limited, confidential counseling sessions with qualified mental health professionals to matriculated students of Mount Saint Mary College enrolled during the current semester.
Let’s Talk is a drop-in service that offers informal, confidential consultation with MSMC clinical counselors. “Let’s Talk” can be utilized for brief helpful consultations, or as a gateway to more in depth services. The program was developed at Cornell University and is nationally recognized for its success in increasing student access to mental health care. Learn more...
Off-Campus Referral Services
If it is determined that a student requires long-term, intensive treatment, and/or if they require services beyond the scope of our office we will assist them with connecting to appropriate treatment services off-campus. Referrals are also provided for students who opt not to utilize our services.
Counseling Services staff members can conduct presentations and trainings on a wide range of topics such as anxiety, stress prevention, relationships, depression, and suicide prevention. Please complete our Programming Request Form if you would like to request any such programming.
The Counseling Services office is available for consultation to college faculty, administration, and departments for issues related to mental health, counseling, and performance.
Mental Health Emergencies
If you are experiencing a crisis, or have serious reason to believe that someone you know is a danger to themselves or others, please do not hesitate to contact the Counseling Services office immediately. Should a crisis or emergency situation arise after hours, the Office of Security and Safety (845-569-3200) can assist students and help them connect with Counseling Services personnel for assistance.