Welcome to the Counseling Center!

Here you will find information about the services we offer; how to get started; our scope of services; links to a variety of free screenings and mental health resources; information about our prevention and educational programming; and details about training opportunities (doctoral internship and masters-level training programs). We hope you find the information on this site helpful and informative.


Join the Career Exploration Group!

Published February 4, 2016

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Want to explore your future career with a group of like-minded students? Let us help you plan your pathway to success!

The Spring 2016 Career Exploration Group will provide you...

  • Information about academic majors.
  • Career research strategies.
  • Decision making skills.
  • Increased self-awareness.

If you are interested, come to our information meeting on February 12th at 2pm in the Career Exploration Office, located in Room 216 of the Plemmons Student Union. Please contact Rachel Evans at evansrf@appstate.edu with any questions.

Apply to be a Mental Health Ambassador!

Published February 1, 2016

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We are now accepting applications for 2016-2017 Mental Health Ambassadors (MHAs)!

The MHAs are an elite group of undergraduate and graduate peer educators seeking to promote awareness of mental health issues. They provide interactive and informative presentations on many mental health topics, reaching hundreds of students each year.

For more information, please read more below, or visit the MHA webpage or Facebook page. Additional information about the MHA application process is available here.

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February Wellness Workshops

Published February 1, 2016

The Counseling CenterWellness Workshops presents...
The Wellnesss Workshops:
Feelin' Good in the Neighborhood!

Test Your Mood: Mental Health Screening
Wednesday, February 10th 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Calloway Peak Room/Plemmons Student Union

Re-shaping your Body Image
Wednesday, Feb. 24th 5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Beacon Heights Room/Plemmons Student Union

Extra credit slips will be available!

For more information contact the Counseling Center at 262-3180 or counseling.appstate.edu
The complete list of workshops can be found here: Spring 2016 Wellness Workshops

Position Opening

Published January 28, 2016

The Counseling & Psychological Services Center is pleased to announce a position opening for Associate Director of Clinical Services.

The position decription details and information on how to apply can be found on our Position Opening webpage and also at University Counseling Jobs.

Deadline: Review of complete applications begins immediately and continues until the position is filled.
Start Date: The start date for the position is negotiable.

Emergency Services

The Counseling Center offers after-hours emergency coverage for urgent mental health concerns such as suicidal thoughts, sexual assault, and other trauma.  Call the Counseling Center at 828-262-3180 and select the option to speak with the counselor on call.

During operating hours, students in crisis can walk in any time.

Prevent Suicide Block

Contact Us


Physical Address: 
1st Floor, Miles Annas Building
614 Howard Street 
Boone, NC 28608-2044

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 32044
Boone, NC 28608

Phone: 828-262-3180
Fax: 828-262-3182

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 8:00 a.m-5:00 p.m

Initial Consultation Hours:
Monday - Friday:
8:30-11:00 a.m. & 1:00-4:00 p.m.

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