Group sessions help students deal with typical stressors such as self-confidence, self-esteem, relationships and stress related to employment, college and family issues. Participating in groups is a great way to connect with other students in a safe and supportive environment. Please call (212) 650-8222 for specific details on group counseling sessions.
These are the counseling groups offered during Fall 2015 semester:
Stress Management Group
Stop by to learn about stress management and coping strategies for busy lives in college. The Stress Management Group is an open group and no appointment is necessary to attend. The group is open to all CCNY students.
Tuesdays 12:30 - 1:30 pm
International Students Support Group
Discover and explore the unique experience, challenges, and needs of international students in order to promote academic success, personal growth, and well-being.
Peer Counseling Program
CCNY offers Peer Counseling as another level of support to help CCNY students address barriers to learning. Peer Counselors (PCs) are carefully-selected and trained undergraduate students with an interest in Psychology or Counseling. They provide several hours per week of peer counseling and campus outreach, and receive weekly supervision by a licensed psychologist. Their training allows them to utilize supportive counseling and problem-solving techniques for students with issues common to college students, such as relationships, decision making, and stress. Peer Counseling is confidential and free to all CCNY students. "As peer counselors, we are here to listen and explore feelings. Our goal is to help you develop your own solutions to problems…"