Many students occasionally experience personal concerns, emotional distress or relationship difficulties. In such situations, it is often very helpful to speak with an objective, caring professional in order to get back on track and feel better. The Counseling Center offers free and confidential personal counseling and consultation to any currently enrolled student. While students may seek counseling for any number of reasons, common reasons include: stress, depression, relationships, anxiety, adjustment, body image, grief, trauma, substance abuse and identity.
Mental Health Screening
Mental Health Screening: If you believe you might be
experiencing depression, anxiety, an eating problem, or alcohol
problem, you can take a free and confidential screening by clicking
To schedule an initial appointment, call our office at at 502.272.8480.
We will speak with you briefly to assess your basic concerns and
match you with a counselor.
We are located
at 2120 Newburg Road (Bellarmine Office Building), Suite 403.
You can either drive to the building or take the KnightLine shuttle
van, which runs during the day and picks up at Petrik Hall, Horrigan
Hall and the Bellarmine Office Building.
personal counseling services and medical records are strictly
confidential. There are some limitation to confidentiality as mandated
by law or professional ethical code. Your counselor can explain those
If you should
experience a mental health emergency after normal office hours or
during the weekend, contact Campus Security at 502.272.7777. Campus
Security will notify one of our counselors who can assist with the
situation. You may also contact the Seven Counties Crisis Line at 502.589.4313 or call 911.
to individual counseling, the Counseling Center also provides the
following services to Bellarmine students:
- Group and Couples Counseling
- Alcohol Education and Assessment
- Outreach Programs
- Psychological Assessment
- Safe Zone Training
- Crisis Intervention
- Consultation and Referral
To learn more about these services,
please contact us at 502.272.8480.