Other Resources for Parents

The College Years: A Parent's Survival Guide

Stay Involved in Your College Student's Life While Fostering Independence and Success Skills
This site contains information on the transitions faced by both parents and their college-bound young adults, as well as tips for parenting a college student.

College Parent Tips

This site contains insights and ideas about important topics that parents of college students should be aware of. Whether you have a student at a large university, small private college, commuter campus, or community college, you will find this site useful.

8 Simple Rules

This is a link to another University's website that offers eight helpful tips on what to do (and not do) whenever your son or daughter goes away to college.  It also offers some insight about what you can expect whenever your college student leaves home.

Transitionyear.org

The Transition Year is an online resource center to help parents and students focus on emotional health before, during and after the college transition.  Whether you need help picking a school that is the best fit, are looking for tips on managing stress once on campus, or want guidance in making a smooth transition for a student dealing with an issue like depression, this site has the tools and information you need.

 

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.

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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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