Professional, safe and confidential
While attending college, it is normal to feel overwhelmed or unsure of how to deal with the challenges that come your way. Our team of professional counsellors is here to support you through life's difficulties and to help you be successful and healthy during your time at Camosun.
The Counselling Centre offers short term, solutions focused personal counselling to reduce barriers and support academic success to all registered Camosun students.
Are you in crisis?
If you are in crisis or have an urgent concern, please notify reception when you are making your appointment. Urgent counselling sessions are available daily at each campus during business hours.
If however you have an emergency or need urgent support after-hours, please contact the Vancouver Island Crisis Line at 1-888-494-3888 or call 911.
Student Mental Health and Well-being Strategy
Camosun’s Student Mental Health and Well-being Strategy was developed to advance the recognition of the importance mental well-being plays in our students’ college experience. The strategy provides a vision, foundation and comprehensive plan to create the awareness, conditions and actions required to support the mental health and well-being of students at Camosun. Learn more.
Any Camosun student may book a free appointment for confidential counselling.
Community referrals can be made for students requiring more frequent or long-term counselling or therapy.