Making an Initial Appointment
If you are interested in using Counseling Center services, please call 512-245-2208 or visit our office in LBJ Student Center 5-4.1.
We understand your situation is unique, cannot be fully described and that a feeling of emergency or crisis is defined by you. In our effort to best serve each student, we will respond according to your description of your consultation need.
You can initiate Counseling Center services through one of four types of consultation appointments.
Please click on the four types (ICON, One Time, Emergency or Urgent) below for more details.
INITIAL CONSULTATIONS (ICONs): This is the most common level of need for students seeking counseling center services. ICONs are same-day appointments.
ONE-TIME CONSULTATIONS: If you are NOT interested in starting therapy or in on-going therapy at the Counseling Center.
EMERGENCY CONSULTATIONS: This level is for students experiencing a safety concern and in need of an immediate consultation with a counselor.
URGENT CONSULTATIONS: This level is for students experiencing severe distress or a recent traumatic event.
Be On Time for Appt
In order to serve all students effectively, your appointment may be rescheduled if you are late.
No Backpack/Bag Policy
Lockers will be provided for Backpack/Bags during your session. In order to help provide our clients and staff with a safe and secure environment.
At your consultation appt you will be provide with information about scheduling /canceling appts, as well as confidentiality and privacy policies