Counseling Services

Counseling Services

Important Message

In order to reduce the risk of exposure to COVID-19, all counseling services will be provided by appointment only.

Counseling Services will be provided virtually via telehealth through the HIPPA compliant platform Doxy.Me. In the event of a crisis, some socially distanced in- person counseling may be arranged by appointment at the discretion of Health and Wellness Services. In order to provide the safest and best care during the pandemic, we cannot provide 'walk-in' services at this time.

To schedule an appointment with a mental health provider please call Health and Wellness Services at 607-587-4200.

If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have questions related to the virus call our COVID-19 hotline at 607-587-2619 (CO19) or email at

For COVID-19 specific resources, visit our Covid-19 FAQ page.

For after hours emergency needs, call University Police at 607-587-3999. Additional resources can be found on our Resources page.

Counseling Services

Our caring mental health professionals offer supportive and confidential services via telehealth through the HIPPA compliant platform Doxy.Me including one-on-one personal counseling, relationship counseling, and alcohol/drug counseling. Counselors are available for mental health emergencies and crisis support during regular office hours and in the case of an after-hours crisis, a designated Counselor is on-call.

Counseling and Mental Health services are available for all registered Alfred State College students.

Topics include, but are not limited to:

  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Relationship Concerns
  • Diversity Issues
  • Alcohol/Drug Concerns
  • Sexual and Gender Identity
  • Grief/Loss
  • Family Issues
  • Stress Management
  • Additional Services
  • Group Counseling
  • Couples Counseling

Health and Wellness Services offers many other ways to provide support and improve your health and well-being including virtual and experiential Wellness Programming such as:

  • Journey to Wellness Program
  • Healthy Choices Program
  • Therapeutic Skills and Support Groups

These programs are designed to provide support, psycho-education and skill development, and cover a wide range of topics such as, mental health coping strategies, nutrition, reproductive health, sleep hygiene, substance abuse, mindfulness, and more.

Students who are seeking mental health support will be seen by appointment only. Please call 607-587-4200 to schedule.

The Oasis

Come enjoy a peaceful, private space to meditate or relax in one of our fully-reclining, full-body massage chairs. See details.

By appointment only. Please call 607-587-4200 to schedule an appointment at The Oasis.