Counseling Center

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College Park Office Building Room 104
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403
Phone: 419-372-2081

***We are currently having issues with our phone lines.  If we are unable to answer or you can't get through, please leave a message and we will get back to you as soon as possible.  If this is an emergency, please contact 911.

As of Monday, March 23rd 2020 the Counseling Center will be moving to a digital platform for many of our services.  If you have a scheduled appoinment, still plan on that appointment to take place digitally.  Your clinician will reach out to you with more information in the near future.  In the event you are a student hoping to initiate services or have questions, please contact us at 419-372-2081.  Please stay tuned for more information.

During the period of restrictions and social distancing to slow the spread of the the COVID-19 virus, the Counseling Center is remaining open. If you are scheduled for an appointment, please be in touch with your counselor to discuss whether you will attend the appointment as usual or wish to discuss other options. If you’re feeling unwell, contact us to discuss options. Emergency services (in person or by phone) are available as usual. Please take good care of yourselves, use good basic preventative measures, and make good decisions for your health and the health of those around you!

The Counseling Center staff strives to promote the psychological wellbeing of students from diverse backgrounds; to foster their development, learning, and academic success; and to provide appropriate intervention when students are experiencing serious mental health concerns.

More about us

We aspire to respect cultural, individual, and role differences. Our goal is to create a safe, supportive and affirming climate for individuals of all races, ethnicities, national origins, genders, gender identities, sexual orientations, religions, ages, abilities, sizes, socioeconomic statuses, languages, and cultures. Please take a moment to read our Statement on Race in the U.S.

Students come to the Counseling Center for a variety of reasons including: study/test taking concerns; stress/anxiety reduction; relationship concerns; depression; family concerns; eating disorders; sexual concerns; grief and loss; and other related concerns.

Counseling services are offered to currently enrolled BGSU students, and are provided at no charge.

On-going counseling is by appointment only. However, initial appointments/consultations typically occur during our walk-in hours.