Student Life


Group Counseling

In addition to individual counseling, on-going support groups and discussion groups may be offered on a variety of topics. This semester Counseling and Psychological Services (CAPS) is offering the following groups:

  • Bereavement Support Group:  For any student who has ever lost a loved one; meets Thursdays, 11:00 AM to 12:00 noon, A504 Merion Gardens.   Contact Dr. Bev Cutler for more information.
  • Freshman Funk: For any freshman who is not enjoying college life as much as s/he had hoped; First meeting 9/17/13- LaFarge Residence Hall Lounge. Ground floor behind the security desk. Weekly, 11:00am-12:15pm. Walk-Ins Welcome! Contact Dr Natalie Petyk-Barnes
  • Hawkward Moments::  for students with social anxiety, self-consciousness, shyness, or feelings of isolation, led by Dr Ernie Hermosisima, Fall 2013, Thursdays 5:15-6:45, CAPS A504 Merion Gardens,
  • Recovery HourA weekly drop-in support group for students who are in the process of recovery from drug and alcohol addiction.  Thursdays 11:15 to 12:15, LaFarge Lounge.  First meeting Sept. 12th.  Contact Dr. Jade Logan for more information. 
  •  Survivors of Sexual Assault Group:  A weekly support group for women who have experienced sexual assault.  Thursdays, 6:15 PM-7:30 PM.  Please contact Dr. Jade Logan or Dr Audrey Ulke  for more information and to schedule a group consultation.
  • Managing Procrastination and Building Self-Confidence: A 3-session structured group experience that utilizes science-based, psychological methods to help students manage the self-defeating affliction of procrastination run by Dr Greg Nicholls.
  • Anxiety and Stress Relief: a workshop series that incorporates mindfulness, meditation and self-compassion run by Dr Greg Nicholls

Additional groups may be offered throughout the academic year depending on students' needs and requests.