Welcome to The Counseling Center

Thank you for visiting!  We offer an array of services and resources to help students move toward their life goals, as well as information and consultation to parents, faculty, and staff as you support them.  Please contact us if you have any questions.

Artists! Submit your work for display in the Counseling Center!

ASU students are invited to submit their original artwork for a rotating display in the Counseling Center! We are especially seeking work that is representative of diverse identities and promotes positive student mental health. Possible themes could include growth, resilience, connection, challenge, and comfort.


Oct 15
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The Counseling Center Presents: The Feelin’ Good Workshops!

Looking for information about mental health or coping skills? These one-time workshops are hosted by mental health professionals and are open to all App State students. They take place outside the Counseling Center for added convenience. Attend solo or bring a friend! Extra credit slips will be available. Advance sign-up is only required for one of the workshops: Let’s Get Out on 10/29.


Jun 7
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Invite a Counseling Center’s Mental Health Ambassador into your club meeting or classroom!

The Mental Health Ambassadors are peer educators trained by Counseling Center staff to present on mental health topics, including Counseling Center Services, Stress Management, Healthy Relationships, Conflict Management, and Suicide Awareness. They can also show short films featuring students' real stories and experiences with mental health. Consider bringing one of these interactive, relatable presentations to your class or club meeting! To learn more or to schedule a program, please visit https://mha.appstate.edu/pagesmith/7


Nov 30, 18
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Contact Us

1st Floor, Miles Annas Building
P.O. Box 32044
614 Howard Street
Boone, NC 28608
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.

- Please Note -
During Summer Sessions, Initial Consultation Hours at times may vary. Please contact us at (828) 262-3180 for our current schedule and to verify availability.

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