Personal Counseling – Services Provided

Academic Difficulties

  • Test or performance anxiety
  • Conflict with instructor or clinical supervisor
  • Organizing and learning course objectives
  • Time management

Career issues

  • Clarifying career goals and interests
  • Confronting doubts about career choice
  • Identifying a specialty interest

Medication Consultation

  • Evaluation and medication treatment
  • Medication management

Personal Problems

  • Increasing self confidence and coping with self doubt
  • Managing stress effectively
  • Coping with feelings of depression and/or anxiety
  • Developing self assertion
  • Overcoming self-defeating behavior
  • Relationship issues

Substance abuse

  • Evaluation
  • Referral
  • Consultation
  • Education

Format of services

Individual counseling, couples counseling, medication consultation, workshops that focus on study skills, time management, stress management, or other topics may be arranged for a group by contacting the office.

Advanced trainees do not provide treatment or evaluation for students from the same training pathway. ¬†Psychological evaluation and/or treatment will not be provided by personnel with a role in an individual student’s evaluation and progression in an academic curriculum.

Policy on providers of care to medical students

How to Schedule an Appointment?

You can make an appointment by calling (210)567-2648 or coming to the Student Counseling Center between the hours of 8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday thru Friday.