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The entrance of the Student Health Center

The Student Counseling Center is the university’s primary facility for personal counseling, psychotherapy, and mental health outreach and consultation services. Our mission is to promote the psychological, educational, and social well-being of the students of the University of Tennessee and to help prepare them to be productive members of society. We provide a variety of services for students, faculty, and staff.

Services for Students

  • Brief Consultation Session
  • Individual, Couples, Group Counseling and Psychotherapy
  • Crisis Services
  • Psychiatric Services
  • Psychoeducational Workshops and Consultations
  • Referrals to on- and off-campus mental health services

Services for Faculty and Staff

  • Referrals to off-campus mental health services
  • Outreach and consultations—we provide presentations, guest lectures, and workshops to students, faculty, and staff upon request.

View more information about our counseling services.

NOTE: E-mail cannot be used to initiate therapeutic conversations. The Counseling Center does not communicate confidential information by e-mail. E-mail is only used for scheduling purposes. If you are in an emergency situation please call the center or stop by.


Our drop-in hours for summer ’18 start May 14.  If you wish to initiate counseling services or need to speak with a counselor, the hours will be 1 to 3 PM daily.  If you are unable to make it any day of the week during that time, you can call for an appointment for initial consultation.

If you are a fall 2018 student, please wait until Monday Aug 20 or later to come to SCC with a service request.  Our fall drop-in hours of 10 am to 3 pm will begin Aug 20.



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