Outreach Topics

While we attempt to offer a comprehensive list of outreach topics, we recognize that individuals or groups may be interested in areas which are not listed above. The staff at the Counseling Center will work to accommodate your needs in developing a program for your organization or group.

Outreach programs may be requested in the following topic areas:

Human Relations

  • Contemporary Male/Female Relationships
  • People-to-People: Getting To Know You
  • Falling Out of Love: Letting Go
  • Coping With Remarriage: Second Time Around
  • Building Support Systems
  • Diversity Issues
  • Couples Communication
  • Step-Parenting: Yours, Mine, & Ours
  • Dual Career Families
  • Relationship Enhancement
  • Intimacy
  • Domestic Violence & Dating Violence
  • Maintaining Marriage in Graduate School
  • Premarital Relationship Issues
  • Overcoming Jealousy: What's Love Got To Do With It
  • Dating
  • Families: Can't Live With Them, Can't Live Without Them

Communication Skills

  • Assertiveness Training
  • Communication Skills
  • Conflict Management
  • Listening & Helping Skills
  • Workshop Workshop
  • Team Building

Wellness & Quality of Life

  • Stress Management
  • Prioritizing My Life
  • Guided Imagery: Using Fantasy for Effective Living
  • Dreams
  • Sex & Intimacy
  • Birth Control
  • Hypnosis
  • Beating the Blues


Personal Growth

  • Anger Management
  • Sex Roles & Personal Adjustment
  • Women's Development
  • Men's Development
  • Alone in a Couples World
  • Decision-Making
  • Goal Setting
  • Who Am I?
  • Overcoming Procrastination
  • Getting Motivated

Special Issues

  • Nontraditional and Re-entry Students
  • Adjusting to Divorce
  • Midlife Transitions
  • Life After 30
  • Death & Dying
  • Grief & Loss
  • When a Parent Dies
  • First Generation College Students
  • Date Rape
  • Eating Disorders
  • Body Image
  • Suicide: Awareness & Prevention
  • Parenting
  • Child Abuse
  • Adult Children of Alcoholics
  • How to Identify and Assist Troubled Students
  • Healing From Abuse
  • Performance Anxiety
  • Gay, Lesbian, & Bisexual Issues



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.

 - 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.

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