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Our Best Answer: Where can I go for mental health and wellness services or personal counseling?

Wellness Center

If you are in need of mental health and wellness services, contact the Wellness Center. Currently, we are engaged in remote tele-counseling, either by phone or video platform (Zoom). Consultations will be available for faculty, staff and (new) students. With regard to students, a counselor can provide a consult and assist with referrals and resources.
 
We also offer programs and events designed to support the mental health and wellness of our community, including our Mental Health Forums and Alternative Wellness Classes. All student programs will be listed on My LaGuardia and in our Spring 2021 E-Guidebook.
 
You can reach us by phone at (718) 482-5471 or by e-mail:  WellnessCenter@lagcc.cuny.edu. The office is closed and cannot receive visitors.
 
Office Hours
Monday?Thursday    9:00 AM?7:00 PM
Friday                        9:00 AM?5:00 PM
Saturday                  10:00AM?2:00 PM
 
Phone/Text Counseling

In crisis? Text ?CUNY? to 741741 to text confidentially with a trained Crisis Counselor for free, 24/7.

If you need to speak with someone outside of office hours, including weekends and holidays, call 1-888-NYC-WELL (1-888-692-9355), text WELL to 65173, or visit NYC Well to chat with a counselor. Visit the NYS Office of Mental Health to receive help with stress and anxiety about COVID-19.
 
If you are in danger and in need of immediate medical attention or having thoughts of harming yourself, please call 911.

 

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