• Intake and Consultation

    An “Intake” involves coming to the Counseling Center at one of the drop-in intake times, filling out an information sheet and then visiting with the intake counselor for a 20 minutes consultation about your concerns.

  • Individual Therapy

    Individual counseling provides a private, confidential setting for students to resolve personal difficulties and achieve personal growth.

  • Group Therapy

    Group Counseling offers students an opportunity to identify with persons who have similar personal difficulties or concerns.

  • EMDR

    EMDR is an acronym for Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing a remarkable type of psychotherapy treatment that is designed to alleviate distress associated with painful or traumatic memories or life experiences.

  • Referral Services

    The Whitman College Counseling Center tries to accommodate a broad array of student concerns. At times, a student could be better served by accessing resources off campus.

  • Crisis Response

    Whitman College is committed to responding as quickly as possible to any mental health emergency on campus. A mental health emergency is an emotional or behavioral crisis that warrants same-day or immediate attention by a mental health professional.

  • Psychiatric Medication Management

    Students that would like to be evaluated for new psychiatric prescriptions or for whom the counselor believes a psychiatric evaluation is indicated, can be seen by our Health Center physicians for anti-depressant or anti-anxiety medications.