Counseling Services

Life situations at times require professional assistance. At South Texas College, Counselors provide many services designed to help students attain educational, career, and personal goals.

  • Academic Counseling
  • Career Counseling
  • Transfer Assistance

Mental Health Counseling - Assistance in resolving crisis or personal issues that may interfere with educational success such as:

  • Becoming comfortable in a college setting
  • Taking control of one’s life
  • Reducing stress
  • Time-Management
  • Setting goals
  • Eliminating self-defeating behavior
  • Esteeming oneself and others
  • Asserting oneself
  • Coping with depression and anxiety symptoms
  • Dealing with loss
  • Managing anger
  • Surviving past physical, emotional, and sexual abuse
  • Coping with alcohol and drug abuse
  • Enhancing relationships
  • Adjusting to cultural diversities
  • Enhancing social skills
  • Fiscal responsibility
  • Referrals to appropriate services

Special topic Presentations, Workshops and National Mental Health Screenings:

  • National Depression Screening Day
  • National Alcohol Screening Day
  • National Eating Disorders Screening Day
  • Life Skills Workshops
  • Academic Study Skills Workshops
  • Career Planning Workshops
  • Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Awareness Day
  • Safe Spring Break Campaign
  • Laughter Yoga
  • World AIDS Day