Students in need of more intensive treatment are referred to local hospitals and clinics for long term psychotherapy and/or medication.
Visit the page for additional information on resources in Westchester and the NYC area.
Off-Campus Mental Health Providers
The Student Counseling Center offers free short term therapy to all current Mercy College students. However, sometimes, long term therapy or more specialized treatment with an outside provider can be more beneficial.
Read through to learn more about how to find a therapist or psychiatrist in your community.
Student Counseling Center Hours & Contact Information
The Student Counseling Center will be offering appointments in-person and virtually. Appointments are available Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Mercy College has also partnered with BetterMynd, an online therapy platform for college students, with services available 7 days a week with evening and weekend appointments available.
Student Counseling Center Main Number (All Campuses)
To schedule a new appointment or for general inquiries: (914) 888-5150 or CounselingCenter@mercy.edu.
Email is not a secure form of communication therefore confidentiality cannot be assured.
If you are having any thoughts of hurting yourself or dying, there is hope. Call the National Suicide Prevention Hotline