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Posted on Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

Internship Application Available

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The application for Internship at the Counseling Center for the 2015-16 academic year is available for Social Work and Mental Health Counseling graduate students. Applications should be submitted by March 4, 2016, to receive full consideration. You may pick up a copy from the Counseling Center receptionist or download it by clicking COUNSELING CENTER INTERNSHIP APPLICATION.

Stress and Anxiety Management Group

The UNI Counseling Center will be offering a 4 week stress and anxiety management group. Two sections will be offered. One section will start Tuesday January 26 at 4:00 to 5:00 pm and another section will meet Wednesday January 27 from 3:00 to 4:00 pm. Students can expect to learn about stress, how to identify sources or triggers of stress, and how beliefs and values can help to manage stress. Students will have an opportunity to develop a plan to combat stress in their lives. Please call the Counseling Center at 273-2676 to register or ask for more information.

After Hours Counseling Services

The UNI Counseling Center now offers after hours crisis counseling to UNI students or any person concerned about a UNI student. Call the Counseling Center after hours at 273-2676 and press 2 to speak to a mental health counselor about your concerns. Counselors can also assist callers in accessing Counseling Center services or other campus resources.

No Show Fee

The Counseling Center charges a "no show fee" for failing to attend or cancel your scheduled appointment. The fee is being raised to $25, effective May 11, 2015. You can avoid this fee if you call the Counseling Center at 273-2676 to cancel or reschedule your appointment.

Be sure to talk with your counselor if you have any questions about this or any other Counseling Center policy.

Depression Screening Day

The Counseling Center offered free, anonymous screening for depression and anxiety on Wednesday October 7, 2015, to 78 students, staff, and faculty. After completing the screening process, many of the participants chose to initiate counseling at the Counseling Center or through the Employee Assistance Program.

As always, you can receive a free, anonymous mental health screening for anxiety, depression, eating disorders and other concerns at any time by taking the Self-Evaluator at Ulifeline.org.

Accreditation

The Counseling Center is accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services (IACS).

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Diversity Statement

The Counseling Center is committed to being knowledgeable and sensitive regarding issues of gender, race, ethnicity, national origin, age, sexual orientation, religion, and ability.

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