Center For Counseling & Human Development


Welcome back MU students! During this flu season, late cancellations are not a problem. Please rest and get better!

The mission of the Center for Counseling and Human Development is to provide a supportive environment to meet the mental health needs of a diverse student body. We are accredited by the International Association of Counseling Services (IACS)

So, how can we help? For instance, are you concerned about your alcohol or weed useClick here to take your personlized ALCOHOL SURVEY!

To determine your relationship with weed, click here to take the Marijuana e-CHECKUP!

Or maybe the winter is hard on you? If you have seasonal affective depression or winter blues, contact Dr. Lisa House at 717-871-7821 to discuss participating in Light Box Therapy.

Maybe you are stressed out. If you enjoy interacting with dogs, attend one or more of our pet therapy visits.

And we offer many more services. Please visit Counseling Services to learn what we can offer you, explore Helpful Links and our Self-help LIbrary for useful information, review Students Helping Students to learn how to help a friend, and visit Meet the Faculty and Staff to learn more about us. We look forward to meeting you!

The Center for Counseling and Human Development is a part of the Division of Student Affairs and Enrollment Management.

Hours of operation:
Mon., Tues., Thur., Fri. from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wed. from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Any changes to regularly scheduled hours will be posted in the Counseling Center.
Emergency: 911

Emergency Resources

For help with a mental health crisis or emergency after Counseling Center hours, please call:

  • MU Police at 911
  • Crisis Intervention (Lancaster) at 394-2631
  • 1-800-SUICIDE
  • Crisis Text Line- Free, 24/7, confidential text to trained counselors; text "GO" to 741741

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